Family History can be a fascinating look into our ancestors and our history.
Many people get nervous at the thought of working on their family history. The repositories, the records, and the new vocabulary can all combine to create a stumbling block. It is my hope that the simple steps outlined in this section can help with those first basic baby steps into the wonderful world of your ancestors.
Here at A Quiltwork of Lives I am dedicated to teaching basic research skills, and promoting scholarship and professionalism in the field of genealogical research. As you find you need to improve your skills or need assistance with your research, please let me help you.