Does Anybody Know My Name?
Published on Sunday, May 11, 2014 - 8:40am
Have you ever had someone tell you that you look like someone else they know? Have you ever met someone who has the same last name as yours but spells their name differently? Do you have relatives that you would like to know more about but there doesn't seem to be anyone in your family with information?
Family reunions, funerals and weddings may often motivate you to question relatives in order to find more information about current and past family members but you can also search online to support your research through census records, land records, immigration records, cemeteries and other sources.
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