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Where did I come from? How did I get here? It's not biology, it's genealogy. Here are some places to go and tips and tricks to leaf out your family tree!
Last Updated: May 5, 2014 URL: http://libguides.tcu.edu/content.php?pid=446693 Print Guide RSS Updates

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Quick Links to the History related listing of Library databases.  Also quick links to some of the more useful historical databases.

  • American Civil War Research
  • ArchiveGrid
    Listing of libraries/archives, many with excellent genealogy resources. Coverage is academic institutions, state, national and international libraries and archives.

Best Subscription Databases

  • Ancestry
    Create your tree using tons of records from all over the place! Free trial and then subscription required.

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Getting Started

If you're here, then you think family is important and you're curious about yours. The Who, What and Why of it all. Did they do anything cool? I scan our pictures trying to see the passage of the gene pool through facial features and it amazes me when a face four generations away is identical to a current cousin. Enjoy our LibGuide to help navigate the plethora of genealogy resources. It's a rewarding, but maddening detective story discovering the truth.

This guide is still a HUGE work in progress.  All suggestions, especially of websites that are useful on this guide are great!!

Best Free Databases

These are in alphabetical order... not order of awesomeness or geographically or anything.

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