This class will teach you various ways to search the historical records collections of FamilySearch in order to improve your search results. You will learn how to search by name and relationships. You will also learn how to apply filters, browse images and use the catalog to find other records for your ancestors. You will be shown many helpful tips and tricks along the way.
This is the first lesson in this series on Helping Others Get Started with Family History. This course is designed for consultants, helpers and anyone who wants to learn more about doing family history research. The research process is the key to successful and accurate family history work. In this lesson, we will introduce the research process.
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Come and learn about doing research in the Canadian Atlantic Provinces. During part 2 of this series, we will discuss each of the four Atlantic Provinces, key history and background, records available at FamilySearch and their provincial archives, and other key research methodologies specific to each province.
Come and learn about doing research in the Canadian Atlantic Provinces. During part 1 of this series, we will discuss key geography and history for the Atlantic Provinces, the Canada national censuses, national migration issues, and Loyalist and Acadian research tips.
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