Finding Obituaries Online

How to locate an obituary online? The place to start is with a quick online search for FirstName MiddleName BirthSurname [MarriedSurname] along with a city .. city of birth, suspected place of death, or a city you know the person lived in. (Any search engine will give you most of the possible variants in the […]

The Value of Obituaries

Sometimes, when you’re wondering where that ancestor disappeared, an obituary will provide the answer. But not their obituary! Relatives doing family history have asked why I have spent time researching branches of the family tree that are not my direct ancestors. The answer is a bit convoluted .. just like the route to finding my […]