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= Research Wiki  =
 
= Research Wiki  =
<div style="font-size:10pt; margin-top:0px;">the how to manual for family history and genealogy research</div>  
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<div style="font-size:10pt; margin-top:0px;">The "How-To Manual" for Family History and Genealogy Research</div>  
 
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| colspan="3" | '''<span style="text-align: center; padding-top: 0px; padding-bottom: 15px; font-size: 1.2em; display: block;">Search by place or topic:</span>'''
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| width="62%" colspan="3" | <span style="text-align: center; padding-top: 0px; padding-bottom: 15px; font-size: 1.2em; display: block;">'''Search by place or topic''' (not individual):</span>
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'''[[Help:Basic Searches|Search Tips]]:'''
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*Start with broad localities,<br>then click through to smaller ones <span style="font-size: .82em; display: block;">''Example: England''</span>  
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*Use keywords, not phrases<br><span style="font-size: .82em; display: block;">''Example: Hispanic Resources''</span>
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| <center><div align="center" style="background-color:transparent">&lt;form name="searchbox" id="searchbox" class="searchbox" action="/learn/wiki/en/Special:Search"&gt;&lt;input class="searchboxInput" name="search" type="text" value="" size="20"&gt;&lt;/input&gt;<br>&lt;input type="submit" name="fulltext" class="searchboxSearchButton" value="Search by location or topic"&gt;&lt;/input&gt;&lt;input type="hidden" value="Search" name="fulltext"&gt;&lt;/input&gt;&lt;/form&gt;</div></center>  
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::[[Image:Spy glass icon.jpg|80px|Spy glass icon.jpg]]
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</div> <div style="padding-left: 5px; float: left; width: 67%">
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:*What is the Wiki?&nbsp;<br>[[Find an ancestor using the Wiki|It helps you find your ancestors]].<br>  
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:*[[Wiki tools for research|Wiki Tools]]<br>
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{| width="95%" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" style="height:236px; border:2px solid white; box-shadow:0px 0px 1px 1px #aaaaaa; background-color:#F1F4E6; padding: 5px; margin-bottom: 5px; border-radius: 3px;"
 
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| <center>[[Image:New beginning genealogy.jpg]]<br><span style="text-align: center; font-size: 1.1em; padding:8px 1px; display: block;">'''Beginning Genealogy'''</span></center>
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*[[Begin your genealogy quest|Start your family history]]
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*[[Select computer software|Select computer software]]
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*[[Organize your genealogy|Organize your records]]
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*[[Principles of Family History Research|Research Principles]]
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<center>''[[Family History for Beginners|More research helps]]''</center>
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| <center>'''Research by Place'''&nbsp;[[Image:Nova et Accuratissima Terrarum Orbis Tabula (J.Blaeu, 1664).jpg|150px|Nova et Accuratissima Terrarum Orbis Tabula (J.Blaeu, 1664).jpg]]</center>  
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| <center>[[Image:New Hondius - Nova totius terrarum 1625.jpg]]<br><span style="font-size: 1.1em; padding:8px 1px; display: block;">'''Find Records by Place'''</span></center>  
 
*[[United States|United States]]  
 
*[[United States|United States]]  
 
*[[England|England]]  
 
*[[England|England]]  
 
*[[Germany|Germany]]  
 
*[[Germany|Germany]]  
*''[[Browse by Country|See all countries]]''
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*[[Ireland|Ireland]]
 
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<center>''[[Browse by Country|All countries]]''</center>
 
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| <center>'''Research Wiki Tips''' [[Image:Spy glass icon.jpg|150px|Spy glass icon.jpg]]</center>  
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| <center>[[Image:New wiki research.jpg]]<br><span style="text-align: center; font-size: 1.1em; padding:8px 1px; display: block;">'''Research Tools'''</span></center>  
*Looking for an ancestor?<br>
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*[[Research Outlines|Looking for Research Outlines?]]
 
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*[[Census (disambiguation)|Census Records]]
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*[[Research Forms|Research Forms]]
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<center>''[[Miscellaneous Research Tools|More research tools]]''</center>
 
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| <center>'''Popular Pages''' </center>  
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| <center>[[Image:Buffalo&Erie County Historical Society.jpg]]<br><span style="text-align: center; font-size: 1.1em; padding:8px 1px; display: block;">'''Wiki for Groups'''</span></center>  
*[[Census (disambiguation)|Census Records]]  
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*[[Societies and libraries|Societies and Libraries]]  
*[[Research Forms|Research Forms]]  
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*[[User:Fritty/Sandbox3|FamilySearch Centers]]  
*[[United States Record Selection Table|US Record Selection Table]]  
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*[[Help:Adopt-a-page|Adopt a Page]]  
*''[[Special:PopularPages|See all popular pages]]''<br>
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*[[Help:Wiki trainers|Wiki Trainers]]
 
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<center>[[FamilySearch Wiki:Community Meetings|''User Group Meetings'']]</center>
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| <center>[[Image:New wiki news.jpg]]<br><span style="text-align: center; font-size: 1.1em; padding:8px 1px; display: block;">'''Wiki News'''</span></center>
'''Beginning Genealogy'''  
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*[http://view.exacttarget.com/?j=fe5c10737c6505797212&m=fe6315707166057a711d&ls=fdee1c737561037f761d747d&l=fe6717707462067f7c15&s=fe2313767766007e7d1375&jb=ffcf14&ju=fe2816777d64017a751373&r=0 Contributor Newsletter]
 
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*[[Community News#New_Wiki_Home_Page_Design_.C2.A0.28Nov_16.2C_2012.29|New Wiki Home Design]]
*Getting started
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*[[Community News#Wiki_Community_Council_has_been_created.21_.28Nov_16.2C_2012.29|Community Council]]
*Selecting computer software
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*[[Community News#New_Sign-in_Option|New Sign-in option]]
*Organize your records
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<center>[[Community News|''More News'']]</center>
*Learn research strategies<br>
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'''Wiki for Groups'''
 
 
*Societies and Libraries
 
*FamilySearch Centers
 
*Adopt a Page
 
 
 
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'''Wiki News &amp; Information'''  
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*Recruiting for the Ohio project
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| <center>[[Image:New working together.jpg]]<br><span style="text-align: center; font-size: 1.1em; padding:8px 1px; display: block;">'''Build the Wiki'''</span></center>
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*[[Share your knowledge by adding to the Wiki|Make your first edit]]
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*[[Help the Wiki grow|Find things to do]]
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*[[Community Center|Connect with others]]
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*[[Take part in Wiki care|Wiki Care]]
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<center>[[Help:Contributor Help|''More help articles'']] </center>
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'''Love the wiki?'''  
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| bgcolor="#E7EBD2" | <center><span style="text-align: center; font-size: 1.1em; padding-top: 15px; padding-bottom: 15px;">[[Resources for individual help|'''Research Questions?''']]</span><br><span style="font-size: .9em;">There are many places to get
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| bgcolor="#E7EBD2" | <center><span style="text-align: center; font-size: 1.1em; padding-top: 15px; padding-bottom: 15px;">[[Help:Questions|'''Wiki Contributor Questions?''']]</span><br><span style="font-size: .9em;">Contact FamilySearch or
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*Learn more about contributing
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| width="100%" style="vertical-align: top; padding:15px 1px; font-size: 1.2em;" colspan="3" | '''Featured Article'''
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| width="40%" style="vertical-align: top;" | <center>{{FA
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| image =Newport History Museum.jpg
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| width="60%" colspan="2" style="vertical-align: top;" | '''Did you know?'''<br>
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'''Ask a question:'''
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*Research Help<br>
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*Wiki Contributing
 
*Community Forum
 
  
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| width="100%" style="vertical-align: top; padding:15px 1px; font-size: 1.2em;" colspan="3" | '''Share your knowledge'''
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| width="40%" style="vertical-align: top;" | <center>{{FA
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| article=Australia Genealogy, Family History and Historical Societies
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| linkwords =Australia Genealogy, (FHHS)
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| image =LearmonthBallaaratShireOffice Australia.JPG
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| width="60%" colspan="2" style="vertical-align: top;" | '''We need your help!'''<br>
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| article =Iceland Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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| width="50%" style="text-align: center;" | '''[[FamilySearch Wiki:Featured Articles|More featured articles]]&nbsp;'''
| linkwords = Iceland Baptisms (FSHR)
 
| image =800px-Frikirkjan-reykjavik.jpg Iceland.jpg
 
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| width="33%" style="vertical-align: top;" | <center>{{FA
 
| article=New Zealand Maori Research Ideas
 
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| image =Young Maori man dancing.jpg
 
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| width="33%" style="vertical-align: top;" | <center>{{FA
 
| article= England Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)
 
| linkwords = England Deaths and Burials (FSHR)
 
| image = Canterbury Cathedral - Portal Nave Cross-spire.jpg
 
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Revision as of 22:24, 27 November 2012

Research Wiki

The "How-To Manual" for Family History and Genealogy Research


Search by place or topic (not individual):

Search Tips:

  • Start with broad localities,
    then click through to smaller ones Example: England
  • Use keywords, not phrases
    Example: Hispanic Resources
 
    
Spy glass icon.jpg
 


New beginning genealogy.jpg
Beginning Genealogy
More research helps
 
New Hondius - Nova totius terrarum 1625.jpg
Find Records by Place
All countries
New wiki research.jpg
Research Tools
More research tools
 
Buffalo&Erie County Historical Society.jpg
Wiki for Groups
User Group Meetings
New wiki news.jpg
Wiki News
More News
New working together.jpg
Build the Wiki
More help articles


 
Research Questions?
There are many places to get research help from an individual
 
Wiki Contributor Questions?
Contact FamilySearch or ask the community for help
 
Featured Article
Newport History Museum.jpg
African American Slavery and Bondage
Did you know?



Share your knowledge
LearmonthBallaaratShireOffice Australia.JPG
Australia Genealogy, (FHHS)
We need your help!

   
View popular articles More featured articles