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Cyndi's List - Beginners - Beginners Guides, Hints & Tips

From Robert E. Bickham.<p>A book by the Publishers of Family Chronicle Magazine.<p>Video tutorials designed to help the family history researcher. Plus …

African American Research


Free Google Earth for Genealogy Video Class | Genealogy Gems

<i>Google</i><p>Earth offers a 360-degree, 3-dimensional way to explore, document and share your ancestor’s world!<p>Google Earth is known for its ability to …


Genealogy Estate Planning


Find A Grave: Linking Families


Missing Records


Index Only Records


Smarter Searching: Look for Records Not People


Document Your Research: What Does That Mean?


Genealogy on a Budget


Basics of a Genealogy Source Citation


New Ancestor Discoveries Reviewed | AncestryDNA


Finding Your Immigrant Ancestors


Genealogy: 150 questions to ask family members about their lives

Well-crafted, open-ended questions can yield fruitful results when you interview family for purposes of family history. The following is a list of …

AncestryDNA is a Team Sport – Ancestry Blog

When I first took the AncestryDNA test, my friend Anna asked me if I had tested any other members of my family. At the time I remember thinking very …

AncestryDNA Gives Me a Sense of Self

I’m just about to undertake a DNA test. I’m both terrified and exhilarated about what it might find. DNA testing for genealogy is a powerful tool, …

Celebrate DNA Day with Your Own Discoveries

DNA Day comes every year, April 25th and it’s a great time to celebrate the amazing discoveries we’ve made about the human race. It’s also a great …

Where in the World are the Ancestors of DNA Circles?

While we often celebrate the discovery of the structure of DNA on DNA Day, today we’ll celebrate those who we got that DNA from: our ancestors. We …

Celebrate Moms and See How They Can Help With Our Research

DNA Tip: More is better when it comes to autosomal DNA testing. See how one of our customers put this to the test and what happened when he had his …

Facebook Chat Recap

We hope you were able to join us last week for the Facebook chat we had on AncestryDNA. It was an action packed hour as our product team answered …

Breaking Down the Science Behind Your Ethnicity Results

Are you Scandinavian? Native American? Or maybe you have some Middle Eastern in you. If you’ve gotten your AncestryDNA results you know your unique …

Coming Soon to Australia.

I am privileged to work for a company that genuinely makes a difference to the lives of many thousands of people around the world. I have seen …

AncestryDNA is Now Available in Australia and New Zealand – Ancestry Blog

We are excited to announce that AncestryDNA is now available to purchase in Australia and New Zealand!<p>We sold our first DNA kit in the U.S. in 2012, …

Behind the scenes! Find out what’s in our DNA here in the Ancestry office – Ancestry Blog

As we prepared for the launch of AncestryDNA in the UK and Ireland we offered the people working in the Ancestry offices in Dublin and London a …

What does our DNA tell us about being Irish?

Saint Patrick’s Day is a time of year when those with Irish heritage around the world celebrate being Irish. With the launch of AncestryDNA in the UK …

Introducing a Breakthrough in DNA

AncestryDNA is turning family history inside out with our latest innovation in DNA science and technology. Within your DNA, you carry a history that …