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  • A Genealogist’s Guide to Grand Rapids, Michigan- PDF

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    “A Genealogist’s Guide to Grand Rapids, Michigan” is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area. This guide offers information for genealogists regarding the top libraries, archives, and museums in Grand Rapids, as well as the surrounding areas. These repositories offer abundant treasures for the researcher of all levels: beginner, intermediate, and advanced.

    “A Genealogist’s Guide to Grand Rapids, Michigan” was created by Katherine R. Willson who shares her familiarity with Grand Rapids, Michigan and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

    Now available for just $4.99 as a full-color downloadable PDF.

  • A Genealogist’s Guide to Springfield, Illinois-PDF

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    A Genealogist’s Guide to Springfield, Illinois is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area.  Think of it as your personal travel guide with information on where to research in addition to where to eat and what to see.

    A Genealogist’s Guide to Springfield, Illinois was created by Jane Gwynn Haldeman who shares her familiarity with Springfield, Illinois and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

     

  • A Genealogist’s Guide to Richmond, Virginia-PDF

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    A Genealogist’s Guide to Richmond, Virginia is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area.  Think of it as your personal travel guide with information on where to research in addition to where to eat and what to see.

    This guide to Richmond, Virginia was created by Shannon Combs-Bennett  who shares her familiarity with Richmond and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

     

  • A Genealogist’s Guide to the Washington DC Area-PDF

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    A Genealogist’s Guide to the Washington DC Area is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area.  Think of it as your personal travel guide with information on where to research in addition to where to eat and what to see.

    A Genealogist’s Guide to the Washington DC Area was created by Shannon Combs-Bennett  who shares her familiarity with Washington DC and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

     

  • Cover- Ancestors in a Nation Divided

    Ancestors in a Nation Divided-PDF

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    Whether your ancestor fought for the Union or the Confederacy, Ancestors In A Nation Divided will help you open the doors to his military service. You’ll learn about the battles he fought, camp life, injuries he may have sustained and more. Your research will put you alongside your ancestor in his Civil War journey. You’ll learn about his experiences and in knowing what he lived through you’ll be able to appreciate his service all the more. The Civil War changed this country’s path, it shaped our nation into what we know today and your ancestor had a hand in that. Ancestors In A Nation Divided will help you start learning about your Civil War ancestor today. (114 pages)

  • Digging for Ancestors: An In-Depth Guide to Land Records-PDF

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    Our very own, Michelle Roos Goodrum has been working with The In-Depth Genealogist to take her many blog posts, articles, and research experience in land records to develop a guide and extensive case study. The book is chock full of step by step explanations and analysis of many documents and includes great resources. The chapters in this book are adapted compilations of the early “Timeless Territories” articles published at The In-Depth Genealogist, related writings from her personal blog, The Turning of Generations, along with new material and useful resources. As you read each chapter, consider how the material, examples and methodology might relate to your own research questions or situations.

  • An In-Brief Guide to Turning Your Family Tree into a Family Treasure

    $2.75

    As the family historian, you have collected a cornucopia of research documents: bits of scrap paper, newspaper clippings, photos, obits, e-mails and other assorted bits of “research”. What can you do to preserve these documents and the stories they tell for future generations? Turn your family tree information into a treasured family heirloom, a family history book.

    The In-Brief Guide to Turning Your Family Tree into a Family Treasure contains tips on how to start, develop the content, interview relatives, share your own story, and determine your book format. There are also recommended websites, publishers, and resource books within the guide. This 4-page PDF guide can be used on your computer or mobile device. 

     

  • A Genealogist's Guide to Boston, Massachusetts

    A Genealogist’s Guide to Boston, Massachusetts- PDF

    $4.99

    A Genealogist’s Guide to Boston, Massachusetts is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area.  Think of it as your personal travel guide with information on where to research in addition to where to eat and what to see.

    A Genealogist’s Guide to Boston, Massachusetts was created by Jacqueline K. Gamble who shares her familiarity with Boston, Massachusetts and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

    Now available for just $4.99 as a full-color downloadable PDF.

  • Going In-Depth: Sept 2016

    Going In-Depth: September 2016 (PDF)

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    Want to read Going In-Depth magazine, but don’t want to commit to a subscription?  Purchase the PDF for your own use!

    Here’s what is in this issue of the magazine:

    • Modus Operandi: “Finding Ancestors in the Newspaper” By Cheri Hudson Passey
    • Family Reunions: “A Theme for a Family Reunion” By Jenny Cowen
    • African American Research Adventures: “Searching for Osburn: A Case Study in Seeking the Enslaved” By Taneya Y. Koonce, MSLS, MPH
    • Back to Your French Ancestors: “Discovering the French Archives” By Sophie Boudarel
    • In Search of Your Scottish Roots: “Step AWAY From the Computer!” By Christine Woodcock
    • Genealogy Downunder: “Ancestors in Prison? Why You Should Be Happy” By Shauna Hicks
    • Across the Pond: “Restoration to Modern Day: 1750 – 1780” By Julie Goucher
  • Going In-Depth: August 2016 (PDF)

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    Want to read Going In-Depth magazine, but don’t want to commit to a subscription?  Purchase the PDF for your own use!

    Here’s what is in this issue of the magazine:

    • Genealogy Downunder: “More School Days: Teacher Records for Family History” By Shauna Hicks
    • Doing it Ourselves: “Buffalo in Bloom!” By Larry Naukam
    • Specialized Studies & Projects: “Got Surnames? Do Something with Them!” By Tessa Keough
    • Going Dutch: “Come and Go: Population Registers in the Netherlands- part 3” By John Boeren
    • Modus Operandi: “Funeral Home Records: An Overlooked Source of Family History Information” By Cheri Hudson Passey
    • Family Reunions: “My Best Tip for a Successful Family Reunion” By Jenny Cowen
    • Remember the Ladies: “Three Ideas for Tracing Your Female Ancestors” By Gena Philibert-Ortega
  • Going In-Depth: July 2016 (PDF)

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    Want to read Going In-Depth magazine, but don’t want to commit to a subscription?  Purchase the PDF for your own use!

    Here’s what is in this issue of the magazine:

    • In Search of Your Scottish Roots: “Brick Wall Busting” By Christine Woodcock
    • Getting Started: “The 1860 Census”  By Jenny Lanctot
    • Repository Research: “Get to Know the Daughters of the American Revolution Website” By Shannon Combs-Bennett
    • Genealogy Downunder: “School Days: Education Records for Family History”  By Shauna Hicks
    • Biz Matters: “The Importance of Mentors” By Janet Hovorka
    • Blooms and Branches: “Creating Family History, Naturally” By Katie Andrews Potter
    • Family Reunions:  “The Story of My Grandparents, Joseph and Sarah Cohen” By Jenny Cowen
  • Cover of Going In-Depth magazine: June 2016

    Going In-Depth: June 2016 (PDF)

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    Here’s what is in this issue of the magazine:

    • In the Land of the Maple Leaf:  “Serving in the Canadian Expeditionary Force” By Kathryn Lake Hogan, UE, PLCGS
    • Blooms and Branches: “Wartime Letters & Your Ancestors” By Katie Andrews Potter
    • Going Dutch: “I Will Maintain: Serving in the Dutch Army (1813-1830)” By John Boeren
    • Genealogy Downunder: “ANZACS Online: Discovering Australasian Military History” By Shauna Hicks
    • Across the Pond: “Restoration to Modern Day: 1720 – 1750” By Julie Goucher
    • Family Reunions:  “Elias Solomon and His Persistent Descendants” By Jenny Cowen
    • Repository Research: “Secrets to Searching the U.S. National Archives Online” By Shannon Combs-Bennett
    • Stories from the Battlefield: “Writing the Stories of War” By Jennifer Holik

     

  • Going In-Depth magazine: May 2016

    Going In-Depth: May 2016 (PDF)

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    Here’s what is in this issue of the magazine:

    Going Dutch: “Come and Go: Population Registers in the Netherlands, Part 2”  By John Boeren

    Doing it Ourselves: “On the Road to Oshkosh” By Larry Naukam

    Biz Matters: “The Value of Doing Something Else” By Janet Hovorka

    Getting Started: “The 1870 Census”  By Jenny Lanctot

    Stories from the Battlefield: “Historical Context & World War II Records on Fold3.com” By Jennifer Holik

    Genealogy Downunder: “Revealing Words: Personal Insight into Family Lives”  By Shauna Hicks

    Blooms and Branches: “County Histories & Their Stories”  By Katie Andrews Potter

  • An In-Brief Guide to Researching in School Records

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    The records of local public schools, universities, and school boards have developed into a valuable resource for genealogical information. School records provide a more personal glimpse into our ancestor’s lives. They include everything from elementary education through college, professional school, military academies, and special education training. The best part is that even if your ancestor did not attend school, there could still be records available for them. This guide will give you the tools you need to seek out school records for your ancestors.

    The In-Brief Guide to Researching in School Records contains Research Strategies, Kinds of School Records, and Recommended Resources. This 4-page PDF guide can be used on your computer or mobile device.

     

  • Going In-Depth: April 2016 (PDF)

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    Want to read Going In-Depth magazine, but don’t want to commit to a subscription?  Purchase the PDF for your own use!

    Here’s what is in this issue of the magazine:

    “Finding Your Irish Family Homeland” By Jim Ryan

    “What’s In a Name? For Those with Scottish Ancestors, A Lot of Confusion!”  By Christine Woodcock

    “RootsTech 2016 Recap” By Shannon Combs-Bennett 

    “Cemetery Deeds: They’re Land Records Too”  By Michelle Goodrum 

    “Finding Living Family Members”  By Terri O’Connell

    “Genetics & Genealogy” By Shannon Combs-Bennett

     “In Review”

    • “Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA” By Richard Hill Reviewed by Shannon Combs-Bennett
    • “When I Was Young: One family remembers 300 years of history” by James Dunbar Reviewed by Katie Andrews Potter
    • “Putting Your Ancestors in their Place ~ A Guide to One Place Studies” by Dr. Janet Few Reviewed by Julie Goucher
    • “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” by Rebecca Skloot Reviewed by Shannon Combs-Bennett 

  • Bundle of All In-Brief Research Guides (PDF)

    $37.50

    A great deal for you!  Get all fifteen of our PDF In-Brief Research Guides in one bundle.