GENEALOGY TOOLBOX

Research log    

Importance of good documentation:  Value of and how to:  
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Research_Logs 

Research log pdf  to download for use
https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/File:Research_Log.pdf   

Research Log (PDF format)      

Thomas MacEntee’s genealgoy research log.  He writes Geneabloggers.       
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1o4ATJI7JIkBB8sRvZXtR-gK_XIqG29Gc2rFp5_1_-wg/edit#gid=0

https://drive.google.com/templates?view=public&authorId=14862414289557021741&urp=https://www.google.com/&pli=1&ddrp=1#

  

Research Log for your computer or Cloud:  You Tube about Julie Goucher’s organizational tool as you find documents & evidence of proof. 
https://plus.google.com/102461242403735457058/posts/FS4jqTjemTJ
 

A link to download the Workbook that Julie Goucher uses and is willing to share.   
It
includes the Guidance Notes, Research Log, To Do List--3 sheets in one workbook.
http://www.anglers-rest.net/research-logs.html      

Genealogy Glossary   for beginners and veterans   

http://www.familytreemagazine.com/glossary 

Common Terms to know for those that are "New to Genealogy"  

https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Genealogical_Terms

 

Name Search:  A Guide with helpful hints
This concise article is designed to help you get the most out of your ancestral searches using the free
Genealogy Search Engine and Family Tree Search Engine--- two dedicated powerful genealogy search engines available on the internet to search billions of free online genealogy record :

http://www.genealogyintime.com/GenealogyResources/Articles/a_guide_to_performing_online_genealogy_searches_page01.html#sthash.azkgDa9G.dpuf

 

Relationship chart 
http://www.familytreemagazine.com/upload/images/pdf/relationship.pdf     

http://rwguide.rootsweb.ancestry.com/chart_relations.htm

 

Printable Charts and Forms   
Research plan template, family group form, census forms, oral history and heirlooms,  form letters in various languages asking for genealogical information,  deed research notes, and many more
http://www.cyndislist.com/free-stuff/printable-charts-and-forms/   

Ancestral chart, research calendar, research extract, correspondence record, family group sheet, source summary, and more
http://www.ancestry.com/download/charts#correcord?cj=1&netid=cj&o_xid=0001029688&o_lid=0001029688&o_sch=Affiliate+External
            

http://www.byub.org/ancestors/charts/ 

Pedigree Chart (PDF format)

Family Group Record - page 1 (PDF format)

Family Group Record - page 2 (PDF format)

Research Questions (PDF format)    A useful checklist

More research questions http://www.byub.org/ancestors/charts/oldpdf/checklist1.pdf

Source Notes - page 1 (PDF format)

Source Notes - page 2 (PDF format)

Record Selection Guide (PDF format)

Instructional Video Index(PDF format)  5 step process if starting to research (pdf, not video)

 

Other possible areas to research:  

Blank forms showing various collections of information: ancestral and family group forms, Agricultural Schedule, Industrial-Manufactures Schedule, Mortality Schedule, Federal Census forms with headings to see what information was collected in each census, 1880 Census Supplementral forms: Defective, Dependent, and Delinquent classes; Immigration forms; Military forms.  See what information you may not have considered that may be available to enhance your search.  

https://www.archives.gov/research/genealogy/charts-forms/ 

When did each state begin to officially keep vital records for birth, marriage, death?.  

http://www.familytreemagazine.com/upload/images/pdf/vitalrecords.pdf 

Articles on Land and Tax Records

A variety of taxes over time can help locate, track movement of an ancestor (ie:  tax on moonshine, quit-rent, poll tax on certain persons, etc) or find a substitute for Census record http://rwguide.rootsweb.ancestry.com/lesson11.htm

http://www.archives.com/experts/jackman-susan/tax-records-in-genealogical-research.html 

Timeline grids    has link for templates

https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Timeline_Grids

Browse easily and quickly through a variety of forms from 7 or more sources.  You may find many helpful or inspiring:     

https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Genealogy_Research_Forms 

A list of 100 Genealogy Websites of 2016 with website, category, country, type (pay or free) and website address;   Scroll to the bottom of the page and above the ad are links to 8 pages of the many websites

http://www.genealogyintime.com/articles/top-100-genealogy-websites-of-2016-page01.html


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