Tips and tricks

Displaying your family tree

Posted on November 7, 2017

Now that you have done all the research what are you going to do with the results? Displaying your family tree can be an important capstone to a job well done and also serves as an educational tool for the generations who come after you.  Framed family trees can easily become heirlooms, and just think how much easier your job would have been if great-great-Aunt Mabel had framed the current family tree!

Tips for using census records

Posted on October 15, 2017

Census records can be an incredibly useful tool when it comes to saving your family history.  They will give you insight into the movements of your ancestors and can help verify the information you find from birth, death and marriage certificates.  They can be especially helpful for researching Scottish and Irish ancestors who were born before the implementation of a civil registration for births, deaths and marriages.