Tips to Find Your Scottish Ancestors

If bagpipes are the soundtrack of your genealogy, you probably have some Scottish ancestors. Tina Beaird recently shared with me some resources and methods for tracing your Scottish genealogy. Read More

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Citing Sources Without Stressing Out

Citing sources is one of those things in genealogy research that tends to make us kind of kind of twitchy. We know we should be doing it and we want to do them right… so we tend to stress out about it. But there is a key to thinking about citing sources—and it won’t raise…

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Finding Mexican Roots: Tips from Colleen Greene

Doing Mexican genealogy has its own set of challenges (even beyond the language barrier). Colleen Greene, a noted Mexican genealogy expert, shares her tips for finding your ancestor’s hometown and major record groups you’ll want to use. She also explains the structure of Hispanic surnames. Pin This!Read More

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