Research Lineage Tips

When I started researching my family history I was really lucky that I had my mom to answer my questions.  Then - ten years later - I started joining organizations where documentation of family lineage is a necessity.  What "we" think are great resources - family tradition, county histories, lineage books, etc. - can only be used as clues when applying to an organization such as the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR). Below are the tips I received from the DAR and thought I'd share them with you. There's probably a printout on the DAR website, but I couldn't … [Read more...]


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