Lafayette Genealogical Society


African American
Ancestry Library
Catholic Church Records
Cemetery Records
Cite Your Genealogy Sources
Collaboration Lists
Digging Up Civil War Ancestors
DNA Presentation
How to Use
Genealogy 101
Genealogy for Beginners
Message Boards
Genealogy Software
Getting Started with Genealogy
How to Google Your Ancestors
How to Use HeritageQuest
How to Start Your Genealogy
How to Search and Find Your Ancestors Online
How to Use Mailing Lists &
Message Boards
How to Use
Immigration Records
Let Us Help You Find Your Family History
Using Maps in Genealogy Research
Master the Census
Using Military Records
New Ideas in Genealogy
Searching WorldCat for Newspapers
Oral History Workshop
How to Use
Researching Your Family's History
Using Rootsweb Surname List
Unlocking Your Scottish Family History
The Librarian and the Genealogist should be Friends
Using Newspaper Databases
Unpuzzling HeritageQuest
Using Personal Ancestral File Computer Program
Finding Vital Records
Wills and Probate Records
Using WorldCat for Genealogical Research
Beginning to Research Your
Family's History
How to Use Family Tree Maker
Finding Your Ancestors in Court Records
Genealogy Across Time
Genealogy and the Internet
Ships Passenger Lists
Has Your Ancestry Search
Hit a Brick Wall
Using Father Hebert's Books
Genealogy Research in Louisiana
Treasures in the Attic
Using Cyndi's List
Breaking Down Walls, Brick by Brick
Creating a GEDCOM File
What to find in Obituaries
Online Research with
U.S. Census Records

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How-To Articles Start Your Genealogy Research

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Genealogy Classes

Genealogy for Beginners - One Stop Guide to Tracing Your Family Tree

Everything you need to get started in genealogy, including how-to articles, tips, free online classes, places to ask for help, charts & forms, ...

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Resources for beginning genealogy research on the Internet

Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site: Genealogy "How-To" Guide

The Genealogy "How-To" Guide is a great companion for your family research. It contains addresses and information about hundreds of archives and libraries ...

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The Getting Started with Genealogy Book at Genealogy How To .com

Books on how to get started in Genealogy: Leaving a Legacy.