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Surname Search

Please note that this page no longer offers a surname search, please see our articles about surname research instead. Spending some time focusing on a specific surname in your family tree can help open new doors in your genealogy research. If you’re interested in discovering the meaning of a surname, or are hoping to connect with …

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Why Local Libraries and Archives Are Still Vital to Your Research

Ever-growing access to online records means that many family history researchers aren’t taking advantage of physical repositories like they used to. But, as we discuss in this article about the important of offline records, a great deal of what we need to really understand our ancestors still cannot be found digitally.