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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.
Collect your information, and your parents' and grandparents' to begin your family history research.
Birth Records Research Flow Chart
Presentation: Slavery and Emancipation Laws in 19th C NJ
Presentation: Genealogy in Quarantine
Marriage Records Research Flow Chart
Presentation: Researching your Pre-May 1848 NJ Ancestors
Primary Documents Guide
Detailed information on New Jersey Primary Documents and how they can help to find Vital Records.
Vital Records at New Jersey State Archives
Death Records Research Flow Chart
Presentation: Finding Women Ancestors in NJ Records
Pre-1848 Research Flow Chart
Presentation: Introduction to New Jersey Genealogy
Class Handout: Useful NJ Genealogy Electronic Resources
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