Five Tips for Newspaper Research

June 2013
Internet Genealogy;Jun/Jul2013, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p50
The article provides helpful tips on searching for ancestors in online newspapers. It states that one must read the whole newspaper and after searching the obituary for ancestor, got the name of the cemetery, the church, and the names of relatives. It notes that one must check the newspaper where they where living 25 or 50 years later. Moreover, after running across a story in newspaper, check the other newspapers in the city or nearby towns for their accounts of the event.


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