5 places to research when you are stumped

You’ve hit a roadblock in your research. Not a huge one but a roadblock nonetheless.  So what is to be done? You could swear off doing genealogy ever again. You could take a breather from researching that person and turn your focus to someone else.  Or you could go back to the basics. I  knowContinue reading “5 places to research when you are stumped”

The Ultimate Guide on Finding and Contacting New Relatives + Email Scripts

Let me introduce you to one of my brick walls. His name is Chester Benjamin and he’s my great grandfather. I’ve been looking for a photo, a relative who knew him, anything for the last fifteen years. Researching his life became my mission. My great grandmother and her children are gone and my father onlyContinue reading “The Ultimate Guide on Finding and Contacting New Relatives + Email Scripts”