Beginner’s Guide to Genealogy

Genealogy is the study of a person’s lineage, or ancestry. It is an organized record of names, dates, places and events, answering the questions: Who did what? When and where did they do it? 

This guide helps you begin the adventure of learning your family’s history. It is just the beginning, and as you get more deeply involved in genealogy you will find there are more sources and research techniques to help!