So, where to begin? Check out what they have to offer and make a decision that’s right for you. Ancestry has its own learning center and even has web seminars to assist you. It’s all basically set up for you, the novice, to begin your virtual ancestral hunt!
I wanted to address the problem of “cousins”. Not that my cousins are any “problem”…ha! I want to tell you what it means when we say, “2nd cousin, once removed” and so on.
The census records are important because they contain information about those living in a singular household. From the first federal census in 1790 til this past census year, 2010, the census has been conducted federally every 10 years.