Genealogy sites help you discover, organize and publish your family's history. They allow you to search historical documents such as census reports, crew manifests, draft records, and birth and death records, giving you unparalleled access to once-scarce information. Many sites even allow you to add to your family tree with your own photos, videos and family documents. Genealogy research sites also help you discover and network with other family members. Not sure which site to use? We've carefully reviewed each of these genealogy sites and our rankings below can help you find the site that's right for you.
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Mother's Day Gift: Stationery, Cake Plates, Apothecary Jars and More From Minted
Apr 30, 2013 - Still looking for that perfect gift for your mom? Let Minted help you out. As one of our top-rated photo card services, Minted offers a wide-variety of options ? from budget-friendly to high-end ? for Mother's Day gifts. These include personalized stationery,
Use Ancestry.com For Free Through Sunday, April 21
Apr 17, 2013 - From now until Sunday, April 21, Ancestry.com is offering free access to their marriage records database to help you start putting together your family tree. Start tracing back both sides of your family tree, with Ancestry.com's vast database of marriage
Ancestry.com's Rolls Out New Features and Pricing for DNA Testing
Apr 4, 2013 - Recently Ancestry.com unveiled their latest features and prices for the start of 2013. These new features make it easier to communicate, make connections, and utilize their DNA test results. Direct Communication Links: One of the new features is a direct link
How Does Ancestry.com's DNA Test Work?
Mar 15, 2013 - Finding out ones genealogy is difficult. Searching through seemingly endless amounts of photos, documents and records can only get you so far into your families heritage. What if there was a way to go beyond papers, documents and historical records helping you to find
Should George Clooney Have Played Lincoln? Ancestry.com Says They're Related
Dec 20, 2012 - Since the release of the blockbuster "Lincoln" movie last month, Ancestry.com has released its most significant Abraham Lincoln-related records, which show that actor George Clooney is related to the famous president. It turns out that the former president and current
What is genealogy?
Genealogy is the study of families, genetics, and ancestors. Our modern technological world has not diminished our desire to know where we came from, but it has made finding out about it a lot easier, and a lot more fun. Modern genealogy is a mix of worldwide records research, family tree building, social networking, and even DNA testing. There are a number of different services offering a number of different ways for you to research your family tree. They offer a unique exploration of family history powered by the reach of the Internet.
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