Genealogy - Getting Started



The best way to start your family tree is to start at home, write down what you know. I found by doing this I could gather my thoughts into some order. Another hint is to keep a log book or diary, especially when using the internet.
Contact older family members and ask them if you can interview them on tape or video for future reference. Most of them will leap at the chance to tell what they know.

Ways to keep track of information:

Places to look for information:

Here are some links to software I use and highly recommend:
Enjoy!