Tag: research-methods

5 Organizing Research: brief subscriptions or research trips 2014-06-09T19:14:02.190

5 Finding period travel information -- or How far away is too far? 2014-07-14T21:12:33.830

5 Descendants of Sir William Blackstone, a historical puzzle 2014-07-15T01:32:49.013

5 Finding records from the 'manor house' 2014-07-21T17:36:29.860

5 Resolving conflicts between conclusions of different researchers (internet & professional historian)? 2014-08-17T03:45:31.930

5 Is George Bismark Foster the son of Dr James W Foster and Arabella? 2015-05-27T00:07:24.333

5 Using signature comparison as genealogical evidence? 2016-01-27T03:42:16.210

5 How does one search a very specific source on Ancestry.com? 2016-02-17T19:30:23.053

5 Starting pre-1837 research in England and Wales? 2017-01-14T01:39:41.247

5 I can't see the original images on the website -- now what? 2017-05-31T00:38:43.587

5 What can analyze a tree and suggest what your next research goal(s) should be? 2017-09-23T22:28:49.473

4 After the web, where is the next place to start searching? 2012-10-10T23:16:12.583

4 Finding birth-name of male Ohio ancestor who changed name in about 1926? 2014-09-02T15:32:21.517

4 Identifying ancestor believed to have been born ca 1830 in New Mexico, USA? 2015-07-14T22:26:14.913

4 Are there any tools to search unstructured, digital data? 2016-02-04T14:15:57.777

4 Best practices for producing document abstracts or summaries? 2016-02-10T19:02:22.350

4 Resources for researching family from Greene County, Tennessee? 2016-02-27T13:36:31.367

4 Determining what records are available about a individual? 2017-01-17T23:03:26.893

4 Does the available evidence support these assumptions? 2017-02-27T13:57:37.023

4 How do spatial analysis (GIS) and genealogy overlap? 2017-12-06T16:10:31.793

4 Tracking sources of photos obtained through MyHeritage.com? 2018-01-08T05:11:40.457

4 Searching for UK records when only minimal information to go on? 2018-12-02T17:12:19.977

4 Reducing risk of confirmation bias with DNA test results? 2019-03-11T19:01:04.713

4 Recording Research Logs / Plans 2020-01-20T20:07:43.710

3 Researching Native American ancestry 2012-10-23T13:38:23.593

3 How can I find a more specific date of death than that given on a headstone in the US before the 1800s? 2012-10-24T14:18:59.697

3 Reports of Run Aways, Homeless Children, Orphaned Children in ~1815-1830 PA? 2014-10-30T12:35:36.163

3 Were un-wed mothers documented in the United States in the early 20th Century? 2014-12-04T21:12:25.387

3 Making a plan for using German civil records in the Family History Library? 2015-06-03T17:07:35.957

3 History of German small town of Angloh? 2015-10-16T05:01:47.677

3 Seeking online resources to do collateral research on Internet? 2016-01-28T19:29:36.180

3 Finding ancestor Nathan Cohen who was born in Russia and immigrated New York City 1900-1905? 2017-05-06T20:37:51.503

3 Next steps once DNA match is found 2017-11-07T13:41:58.683

3 How do I search for the surname SPEAK and not the verb speak? 2017-11-09T10:24:55.757

3 Researching genealogy in Peru? 2018-05-25T01:37:25.973

3 Representing large pedigree chart as spreadsheet? 2018-10-21T16:13:00.113

3 Searching family roots in Bihar, India? 2018-11-10T16:05:53.337

3 Managing MyHeritage messages 2019-04-06T18:02:20.017

3 How to identify 19th century birth record in England when uncertain of parent's given names? 2019-04-20T20:52:39.147

2 Is genealogy compiled in 1922 for Stowell family of Higham, MA generally accurate? 2015-05-22T17:26:33.860

2 Finding documentary evidence for father of somebody born 1903 in Kentucky, USA? 2015-05-28T17:01:36.633

2 Is there a centralized Historical Society index / database for the United States? 2016-02-17T23:26:56.897

2 Batch person search by place of residence in historical US census? 2017-06-29T14:00:16.373

2 Evaluating birth year when different on SSDI and gravestone? 2018-01-04T22:05:50.663

2 Finding German birth father who emigrated to Canada? 2019-01-08T17:46:30.747

2 How to find German battle accounts 2019-02-28T04:35:55.777

2 Finding name changes and surname usage for children? 2019-03-27T10:22:04.400

2 Possibility of tracing my great grandfather's wife's homeland 2019-07-10T20:42:03.713

2 How to find additional information pertaining to little known ancestors? 2019-12-12T23:45:23.117

2 Researching family/genealogy records in Taiwan and China 2020-06-22T03:44:14.770

2 Determining if Medal Card is for relative William James Truckle or another man of same name 2020-11-19T12:49:25.933

1 Reliability of genetic tests 2013-05-31T00:44:04.107

1 Hitting brick wall on Wallace family from Vermont? 2014-10-02T21:52:49.167

1 Obtaining Belgian pre-1796 information 2015-07-08T06:05:51.340

1 Looking for German Ancestors earlier than 1700s? 2015-10-16T04:53:52.633

1 Researching genealogy in Turkey? 2018-05-24T01:51:13.347

1 Searching for half-sisters from Switzerland? 2018-06-18T03:02:37.500

1 Tracking down father not listed on birth certificate? 2018-09-23T22:05:24.007

1 Medical Family Tree - Information to Obtain 2019-03-04T17:54:11.017

1 Norwegian naming conventions 2019-03-15T19:16:10.927

1 Does FamilySearch.org prohibit freelance genealogists from charging clients for research services utilizing their platform to do the research? 2021-01-27T01:51:32.027

0 What are the tools and methods actually used by genealogists in their work? 2012-11-28T17:47:35.180

0 Etiquette for asking loved one to share life story before death 2015-07-15T15:32:34.980

0 Wanting to trace family online? 2016-03-15T02:40:41.680

0 Determining if Ancestry DNA results support Half Sibling relationship? 2018-02-17T06:19:14.487

0 Identifying which husband of my great grandmother my father came from 2018-07-04T23:18:17.817

0 Half Sibling Centimorgans 2018-09-07T02:49:05.357

0 Changes in place names of birth 2019-07-08T18:53:55.680

0 Term for researching one's own life in detail? 2019-12-11T11:36:53.067

-1 Finding Professional Genealogist in Germany knowedgeable on Kaiser Wilhelm? 2015-08-14T00:03:45.653