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Genealogy: Guides and Handouts

Interested in learning more about Genealogy? Come in for basic how-to information and a look at New Jersey resources!

Guides and Handouts

I've put together reference sheets designed to help you get started on Genealogy, both in general and specifically working with New Jersey Records.  The site will be frequently updated with additional content, and if you have any suggestions for guides, tutorials, or handouts, please e-mail me.

Genealogy Basics

Repository Resources

Birth Records Research Flow Chart

Presentation: Slavery and Emancipation Laws in 19th C NJ

Primary Documents Visual

Repository Homework

Marriage Records Research Flow Chart

Presentation: Researching your Pre-May 1848 NJ Ancestors

Primary Documents

Vital Records at New Jersey State Archives

Death Records Research Flow Chart

Primary Documents Chart

Pre-1848 Research Flow Chart

Presentation: Introduction to New Jersey Genealogy

Class Handout: Useful NJ Genealogy Electronic Resources

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