You can't get rid of your crazy Uncle Earl, but you can clean up your family tree in other ways. And some of you need to do so. Crista Cowan will show you how to check for obvious errors in your tree. She'll also share some quick tips for analyzing what you've collected so you can make sure you are chasing down the right ancestors and not climbing up someone else's tree. #genealogy
Do you have an ancestor that fought in the Revolutionary War? Crista shows you how to find, search, and understand the applications submitted over generations for inclusion in the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) and Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) organizations. #genealogy #RevolutionaryWar
Birth Certificates and 27 Other Places to Look for Birth Data When you explore your genealogy, one of the first things you need to know about a person is the birth date. The birthplace helps too, of course. There are many places to find this information, and most of them have additional useful data. We’ll look at some of the possibilities here.