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__NOEDITSECTION__<div style="font-size:10pt; margin-top:0px;">Get genealogical research advice, or learn where to find record collections in our '''[[Special:Statistics|{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}]]''' articles</div>
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A free, online genealogy and family history guide that lists websites, provides research strategies, and suggests records and resources to help you find ancestors from all over the world.
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''Current number of Wiki articles:'' '''[[Special:Statistics|{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}]]'''
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<div style="position:absolute; top:10px; left:10px; width:240px; text-align:center;">'''Search by place or topic'''<br>(not individual)<br>{{Searchbox}}</div>
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<div style="position:absolute; top:120px; left:10px; font-size:12px; "><center>'''[[Help:Basic Searches|Search Tips]]:''' </center>
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<div style="flex:1; order:1; display:flex; align-items:center; justify-content:center; flex-direction:column; padding:0.5vw">
*Start with broad localities,<br>then click through to smaller ones <span style="font-size: .82em; display: block;">''Example: England''</span>  
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<span style="font-size:1.5vw">'''Search by place or topic'''</span>(or click on the map)<br>{{Searchbox}}
*Use keywords, not phrases<br><span style="font-size: .82em; display: block;">''Example: Hispanic Resources''</span></div>
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'''[[Help:Basic Searches|Search Tips]]:'''  
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<p style="flex:1; margin-top:-5px">*Use keywords, not phrases</p>
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<p style=>*Start with broad localities, then click through to smaller ones:</p>
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<p style="flex:1; margin-top:-2px; margin-left:25px">''Example: England''</p>
 
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| <center>[[Image:New beginning genealogy.jpg|link=Family History for Beginners]]<br><span style="text-align: center; font-size: 1.1em; padding:8px 1px; display:block; ">'''New to Genealogy'''</span></center>
 
*[[Begin your genealogy quest|Start your family history]]
 
*[[Select computer software|Select computer software]]
 
*[[Organize your genealogy|Organize your records]]
 
*[[Principles of Family History Research|Research Principles]]<br><br>
 
<center>''[[Family History for Beginners|More research helps]]''</center>
 
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<div style="flex:1"><center>[[Image:New_to_Research_V2.png|150px|link=Guided Research for Online Records]]
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<span style="font-family:museo; font-size:22px; color:#545454">'''Guided Research'''</span><br>
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[[Guided Research for Online Records|Prioritized Online Databases]]</center></div>
  
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*[[Help:Browsing the Wiki|How to Search the Wiki]]  
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<span style="font-family:museo; font-size:22px; color:#545454">'''New to the Wiki?'''<br>
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[[Help:Wiki Help|How to Use the Wiki]]</center></div>
*[[Wiki tools for research|Wiki Tools]]<br><br>
 
  
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| <center>[[Image:New working together.jpg|link=Help:Contributor Help]]<br><span style="text-align: center; font-size: 1.1em; padding:8px 1px; display: block;">'''Get Involved'''</span></center>  
 
  
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Latest revision as of 01:24, 22 September 2018

FamilySearch Research Wiki

A free, online genealogy and family history guide that lists websites, provides research strategies, and suggests records and resources to help you find ancestors from all over the world.

Current number of Wiki articles: 88,867

Search by place or topic(or click on the map)
 

Search Tips:

*Use keywords, not phrases

Example: Hispanic Resources

*Start with broad localities, then click through to smaller ones:

Example: England

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