Discovering your family's story
Census records are the heart of my research. U.S. census records are online for 1790 to 1940. Some census records are also available for England and Canada, and in some cases, state census records are available. [Click here to request that I send you a free census record for your own ancestors.] Here are sample U.S. census records from 1850 to 1940.
Besides census records, I may find the following:
Here are some samples of other kinds of documents I may find for your ancestors, below:
I may create Word documents of such things as:
In addition, I print out a timeline with notes for each person researched.
Photos or documents supplied by the client are included in the binder if possible.
Section 9 or 10 of the binder contains blank census record sheets for the various census years, blank WWI draft cards, and other helps. I also include various maps as needed.
The back cover of the binder contains a pedigree chart.