If you are just beginning to identify your ancestors, you may want to start by finding information about your parents and grandparents. If you already have a large collection of family records, begin by finding out which ancestors need temple ordinances performed for them.
Wherever you start, there are three things you can do that will help you identify your ancestors: Look through your family records, check FamilySearch and visit a family history center.Look in your home and contact relatives to find family records that have already been gathered and organized. . . .
- A Member's Guide to Temple and Family History Work, p. 8