Are you curious about your ancestors? Exploring your family history can take some work, but with a little digging, you can uncover a goldmine of information. Try these tips to help uncover information and interesting facts about your family tree. Brought to you in association with The Ellis Island Foundation.
Next: Record All of Your Findings
Next: Don't Just Look for Documents
Next: Look for Books
Next: Handle with Care
Next: Look on the Front Inside Cover
Next: Bibles Might Reveal Special Dates
Next: Check Paper Trails
Next: Look Closely at Family Pictures
Next: Clothing Speaks Volumes
Next: Photographer's Name and Location
Next: Is Everyone Related?
Next: Quilts and Samplers
Next: Furniture and Paintings
Next: Relatives' Memories/Oral Histories
Next: Long Distance Interviews