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October 2017 Newsletter
In this article, Gena Philibert-Ortega shares some of the guidelines she follows in her family history research, based upon years of researching her own family line as well as helping other genealogists.
Searching old newspapers for the last name of a branch of your family and a unique keyword can help you find relatives you never knew you had before, with their own inspiring stories for you to discover.
Out of the blue the other day, I was contacted by a genealogist from across the country. She had found an old photo at a flea market, tracked down interested relatives – and contacted me to see if I would like to have it.
We constantly add more newspapers and obituaries to our online archives. Currently, GenealogyBank features over 7,000 newspapers from all 50 states, with more than 250 million obituaries and death records. Here are details about our most recent additions: a total of 26 newspaper titles from 16 states. We’ve shown the date ranges so that you can determine if the new content is relevant to your personal research.