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How to Find Ancestors Who Came to the U.S. Through Ellis Island

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Handwriting Helps — http://FamilySearch.org | shows how different letters have been written over the years. (not linguistics, but interesting anyway)

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Stop 'Saving' Records to Your Ancestry Tree Until You Read This

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What does ‘first cousin once removed’ mean? http://findersfree.com/find-people/genealogy-ancestry/first-cousin-once-removed

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Following this helpful cheat sheet of how many ancestors each person has, can you determine how many 11th great-grandparents you could potentially have?

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What war could your ancestor have served in? Use this hand chart as a rule of thumb to focus your family history research. #genealogy

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A Growing Source for Free Genealogy: Digital Public Library of America

A Growing Source for Free Genealogy: Digital Public Library of America. It has more than 11.5 million digitized items and they're all available for free.

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