New research guides

Adding to its popular series of free online publications, FamilySearch has announced the release of two new research guides for those searching for British and Scottish ancestry.

Finding Records of Your Ancestors, England and Finding Records of Your Ancestors, Scotland, include maps, key dates in British and Scottish histories and guides for reading respective genealogical records. Free copies can be downloaded online at

Other countries for which guides in the "Finding Records of Your Ancestors" series have been published include Denmark, Finland, France, Iceland, Italy, Mexico, Norway and Sweden. Also, there is a guide for those searching for records of African-American and Jewish ancestors.

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