Tag: Free Genealogy Site Lists

Unless you're a professional genealogist you've probably learned most of what you know about family history research from...well...doing research. Most of us dove into our family trees when we began our genealogy journey and never looked back--learning the ropes as we went. And the truth is, if you're a hobby genealogist, you probably don't need an online class or webinar to build a strong family tree. You will discover most of what you really need to know as you ...

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Taking Census, 1920

Upfront with NGS, the official blog for the National Genealogical Society, has released 120 links to free genealogy resources over the last six weeks. In this series of six posts, Diane L. Richard, editor of Upfront, shares "20 free and relatively new genealogy and family history resources" that she had collected while researching information for her past series NGS Mini Bytes. We are thankful that Upfront has taken the time to share these gems with the genealogy community. The selections are diverse and ...

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free genealogy sites

Looking for a list of free genealogy sites to search? Here are 50 no-cost family history resources where you will find birth, marriage and death records, obituaries, cemetery listings, newspaper articles, biographies, research tips and so much more. We had a lot of fun compiling this list of excellent websites. Remember, most free genealogy sites have been made available by the hard work and dedication of many volunteers! Don't forget to thank them and give back when ...

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We have created a new tool on Family History Daily, the Family History Search Engine. It's a simple custom search box that allows you to look for your ancestors on a wide variety of different genealogy websites. We have added mostly free genealogy resources to our search--including large research websites and smaller regional archives and government records. To make the tool as useful as possible, and provide as many relevant results as we can, we have also included some subscription services. When looking through ...

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free genealogy sites

As some of our regular readers may know, we get many questions each week about how to find free genealogy sites on the web. New family historians can get overwhelmed looking for research options, and end up only using sites like Ancestry to research their ancestors. And while Ancestry.com and other paid sites are certainly very valuable resources for genealogists, they are only a small part of the picture. There are many free genealogy sites available to help you ...

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We get a lot of questions at Family History Daily about locating free genealogy resources on the web. While we certainly have our favorites, and do our best to stay up-to-date on new research options, we also know that best is a relative term. Having a wide variety of great research and educational options to choose from is often key to making those important discoveries. So, we wonder, what are your favorite free family history research sites and resources? Whether they're ...

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free genealogy sites

Fantastic free sites for genealogists and history buffs are popping up every day. Here are a few of our recent favorites that you may have missed. Have other cool new family history sites to recommend? Share them in the comments! StoryWorth This new website dedicated to helping anyone record their family stories was mentioned in Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter yesterday. He says: Family members, including children, nieces, nephews, and more distant relatives, can use StoryWorth to ask ...

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ancestry for free

Can you really research your ancestry for free? Yes you can! Most seasoned genealogists know that there are an ever growing number of free family history resources online--but it is easy for beginners to get overwhelmed trying to find quality resources and end up turning to just one or two large paid sites, like Ancestry, for their information. So, we thought we'd put together a simple list of high-quality, and completely free, genealogy websites to help you expand your ...

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