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These videos are good for individuals just beginning their genealogical research. JCGS is neither responsible for maintaining or the content of these videos. Their inclusion here does NOT count as an endorsement of the provider or of any products being sold that might be associated with them. We are providing them because these videos include some good ideas and information for beginning genealogical research and as a courtesy for our visitors. The videos are not organized in any particular order, please view the titles of the videos listed below and select the ones that are the most broad to begin with.

(Length of video is shown in parenthesis at the end of each listing.)

What Genealogy Records Exist?” from the Ancestry.com’s Youtube channel. (28:29)

Searching for Death Records,” from the Ancestry.com’s Youtube channel. (20:53)

Sourcing Information Not on Ancestry.com,” from the Ancestry.com’s Youtube channel. (27:43)

Sourcing Your Vital Records,” from the Ancestry.com’s Youtube channel. (25:27)

Citing Your Sources Can Be Fun!” from Ancestry.com’s Youtube channel. (34:23)

Approach Your Family History Research Like A Pro,” from Ancestry.com’s Youtube channel. (30:52)

Using Name Variations To Find A Record,” from the FamilySearch Youtube channel. (3:35)

Top Ten Family History Tips,” from the AncestryFamilySearch Youtube channel. (4:39)

Manage Your Genealogy Papers,” from Angela Walton-Raji’s Youtube channel. (6:19)

Common Mistakes in Genealogy,” from Ancestry.com’s Youtube channel. (22:47)

Getting the Most out of FamilySearch.org and the 1940 Census,” from WVarchivesandhistoryYoutube channel. (1:18:33)

How to Find Pre-1850 Ancestors,” from Ancestry.com’s Youtube Channel. (14:52)

An Introduction to Immigration and Naturalization Resources through 1930,” from the Hennepin County Library Youtube channel. (6:22)

This catalog was compiled in part by the Flathead Valley Genealogical Society.