Cemetery Research for Genealogy: A Beginner’s Guide

Cemeteries are an exceptional resource for discovering details about your ancestors to add to your family tree. Whether you’re searching for birth information, maiden names, or additional family members, gravesites can enlighten you to an abundance of facts about your family’s past.

But if you don’t know where to begin when conducting genealogy research in a cemetery, it can be more than overwhelming! Thankfully, we’ve compiled the following basic steps to help you get acquainted with your first ancestral quest through a cemetery.

Read the rest at Crestleaf Blog.

The Family History Guide


Would you like to learn how to find your family’s history? Beginners and experienced researchers will discover that The Family History Guide is an amazing educational resource. It takes advantage of the Web’s interactive capabilities to provide lessons, articles and video demonstrations covering a broad range of family history topics.

Stop by today and take a look around. Make sure you bookmark the site – you’ll definitely be coming back for more.

Getting Started with Feedly

This guide is an introduction to newsreaders and the Feedly news reading platform. The newsreader is a pleasant and efficient way to keep up with a large number of news sources. Learn how to get started with Feedly and find news sources that can help your research, writing and publishing efforts.

This guide can be read online or you can click the Download icon at the bottom of the reader window to download a PDF copy.