How to Start Researching Your Family Tree


A Free Online Tutorial for Beginning Genealogists

from the Genealogy Center at Allen County Public Library.

Click here to begin learning how to research your family history.

(African-American Family from Georgia. Photograph housed in the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of congress. Created/Published: 1899 or 1900.)

Also included in this tutorial are some tips on using the Internet in your research. Click here to see more.

Lessons included in this tutorial: