Posts about finding, searching, and using databases for genealogy research, including indexes and abstracts of primary source records.

26 Jun 2017

Place Research Tool for Genealogy Research

By |26 Jun 2017|Databases, Maps, Research Tips|2 Comments

Place Research Tool for genealogy research is the new way to search the huge database of geographical information at FamilySearch. Place Research Tool helps you find standardized information for place names with links to GPS-generated maps, variant [...]

2 Sep 2016

Updates to FamilySearch Databases August 2016

By |2 Sep 2016|Databases, Digital Collections, Genealogy|0 Comments

There's something for everyone in the new updates to FamilySearch databases August 2016: COLLECTION INDEXED RECORDS DIGITAL RECORDS COMMENTS Maine & Massachusetts Case Files of Deceased and Deserted Seamen 1837- 1965 0 16,231 New browsable image [...]