3 Photo Identification Tips You Never Knew


3 Photo Identification Tips You Never Knew

Most genealogists have at least a few old family photos they can't identify. It is very frustrating to know you have photos of your ancestors, but can't place them in time or space, or even reveal their identities. You may have a photo of a direct ancestor that no one else has, and not even know it.

Fortunately, there are some sneaky photo identification techniques you can use to give you an excellent idea of where and when a photo was taken. These clues will give you a much better idea of who is in the photo, and may even give you the information you need to make a definite identification. 
  
Here are the three photo identification techniques. Start using them today to tease the hidden information out of our photos and make them reveal their secrets...

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11 Genealogy Research Tips to Use at Your Next Family Reunion


11 Genealogy Research Tips to Use at Your Next Family Reunion

Family reunions are fun times for reacquainting ourselves with relatives we haven't seen in years, as well as for meeting relatives who are totally new to us. The bigger the reunion, the more likely there are to be people there who are distant cousins you've not only never met, but never heard mentioned. Yet there they are, connected to you by blood and ancestry. Even if everyone in the family is not as into genealogy as you are, you can still incorporate family history research and education into the reunion in a way that is fascinating to others (instead of boring), boosts your own research, and may even create some new genealogy enthusiasts in the process. Here are 11 genealogy research tips to incorporate into your next family reunion...

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