Facts About Genealogy
Learning about family history often starts with genealogy -- figuring out who is related to whom in the family tree. The Internet is an important tool for this type of research as it provides access to numerous historical records....
This article is about the study of family lineage and history. For the philosophical
technique developed by Nietzsche and Foucault, see Genealogy (philosophy).
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On 16 September 1851, Ebenezer Weeman received U.S. Patent D0000413 for a "metallic gate," a design that a few years later was used to create the ornate gate that graces the Summer Family Cemetery in Newberry County, South Carolina.1 Many patent owners are instantly re... More »
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GenForum community and research archives on Genealogy.com.
Genealogy & Family History Databases. Birth Records, Marriage Records, Death
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Project volunteers. Search free genealogy websites for your ancestors.
Links to genealogy-related information on the web, both at the National Archives
and external web sites.
Genealogists/Family Historians main page for information, events, and research
in genealogy and family history.