Technology is continuously improving, which has substantially improved the way that genealogy research is undertaken. It has had a substantial impact on genealogy research and has gone a long way toward simplifying processes and advancing the availability of information. Understanding the benefits of technological advancements in the area of genealogy research can help you to
Using “Reconstructed” Censuses in U.S. Research In many cases, the early U. S. Census schedules were destroyed, especially outside of New England. Some were casualties of the War of 1812 when on August 24, 1814 the British burned Washington, DC. Then in January of 1921, most of the 1890 census was badly damaged by a fire
With the increase of information available on the internet, it seems that the popularity of genealogical societies is decreasing. Many people wonder if it is still worth their time and investment to join a genealogical society. There are many reasons that you may want to consider joining a genealogical society to enhance your genealogical research.