When No Records Exist - Ten Strategies to Help You Find a Missing Ancestor

When No Records Exist: Ten Strategies to Help You Find a “Missing” Ancestor

Having a hard time finding an ancestor, or two, or three? Some individuals can be nearly impossible to locate, but there are strategies that will make your job easier. Expert Bridget Sunderlin shares her ten favorites. 


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