Essential Habits for Genealogists

Tips for Family Historians

A collection of short video tutorials for getting started with Family History

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to your resource library!

  • 2

    Essential Habits for Genealogists: Tips in video format

    • How to record Genealogy Research Notes

    • How to explore your Genealogy Source

    • How to expand your Genealogy Research

    • How to find your Ancestors in the News

    • How to use Free Search Tools

    • How to find more Free Research websites

    • How to use Trello for Ancestral Cards

    • How to find helpful Geneabloggers

    • How to find Genealogy Communities in Facebook

    • How to use Canva to create image collages

    • How to write, store and share your stories in the cloud

    • How to download and create a tree with Legacy 9

    • How research Death Notices

    • How to fix problems in your Family Tree

    • How to verify your family tree facts

  • 3

    Essential Habits for Storytellers: Tips in Creating Oral Family History

    • Bonus: Digital Storytelling - Rakonto Explained and Explored

  • 4

    PDF Resources: Free Workbooks

    • PDF Resource #1: Family Story Magic Workbook

    • PDF Resource #2: Ancestral Card Template

    • PDF Resource #3: Know Your Ancestors Template

    • PDF Resource #4: Meet Your Ancestors

    • PDF Resource #5: Writing in your WordPress Worksheet 2 fillable

    • PDF Resource #6: Planning your Story Library Worksheet 3 fillable

  • 5

    Recommended References: Genealogy Books and ebooks

    • Free eBook: Awaken your Course Creation Mojo (by Sarah Cordiner)