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UNIV 1820- Researching Your Family History   Tags: family_history, genealogy, univ  

A guide to support UNIV 1820 and general genealogy/family history research
Last Updated: Dec 14, 2016 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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How to get started researching your family history

Basic Steps

  • Start with yourself
  • Look for family information around you:
  • Record the information (paper or online)
  • Interview relatives
  • Look for information from others
  • Search online and print resources
  • Verify your information


Basic Ancestral/Pedigree Chart from

Family Group Sheet 

Other charts from

  • Research calendars
  • US Census charts
  • and more


Free forms from Family Tree Magazine

  • Census
  • Immigration
  • Research Tracking forms
  • and more

Free forms from

  • census (usa, uk, canada)
  • ancestral
  • family group
  • correspondence record
  • research calendar
  • and more


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