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I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?
*Use the information to find the family in census records
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*The name of the gravestone provider or place of burial could lead you to funeral and cemetery records, which often include the names and residences of other family members. *The branch of service and regiment can lead you to other military records including pension and service records. *Continue to search the records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives of the deceased who may have been buried in the same cemetery or nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify. *When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.
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