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Beginning genealogy information

Click on article titles to download some of my Beginning Genealogy columns from Minnesota Genealogist.

Step 1: Write down and organize what you know

Step 2: Decide what you want to learn

Step 3: Locate a useful source, part 1

Step 3: Locate a useful source, part 2

Step 3: Locate a useful source, part 3

Step 4: Learn from the source

Step 5: Use what you learned

Useful forms

Identity Profile Template (Word document)

Locality Search Checklist (Word document)

Research Trip Planner (Word document)

Timeline Template (Word document)