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Researching family history is the second most popular topic on the Internet (after sex). In Online Roots, Pamela Boyer Porter, a Certified Genealogical Records Specialist, explains how to search effectively on the Internet, how to assess the value of what you find, and the best way to make full use of the resources of the Internet to trace your family's history and heritage.
Topics covered include: Judging your sourcesChecking modern lists and resourcesFinding clues to primary sourcesResearching military recordsWhen an ancestor has a criminal recordLocating photographs on the web
Researching on the Internet can be fun and challenging. Online Roots makes your search more effective and creative.
A Certified Genealogical Records Specialist offers tips on searching effectively on the Internet and the best way to make full use of online resources to trace a family's history and heritage.