Wednesday, October 25, 2023

Family History Month with NGS

 October is Family History Month. The National Genealogical Society has posted this guide  to help you "explore, preserve and share your family's history".

Tuesday, October 17, 2023

Using newspapers.com To Find Your Ancestors

Newspapers.com can be accessed from the library homepage under Research Tools. It's available 24/7 on any device with Internet access. This post from the newspapers.com blog demonstrates how it can be used to track down ancestors missing from the family tree.

Tuesday, October 10, 2023

Georgia City Directories

214 Georgia City directories are now online, free and full-text searchable, thanks to the Georgia Public Library Service. The directories cover 17 communities across 100 years and can be accessed at the Digital Library of Georgia

20 Reasons You May Have Trouble Finding An Ancestor In the Census

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