The FamilySearch Wiki is a useful tool for finding information about subjects, records that may have been generated about your ancestors, and the places in which the records might be found. The Wiki is a vast information depository. You may possibly find records and record collections from the states, counties and cities where your ancestors may have worked and lived. You may find a link to a database that contains your ancestor's birth, marriage and/or death record! The Wiki has information from the United States, as well as from 244 countries, territories, and islands. You will be able to find information about records available in these countries as well as links to documents, such as census records, marriage records, birth records and death records, and much more. Probate documents may also help you. They are very informative and may help you in your search.
The FamilySearch Wiki is a wonderful place to start to learn about the places your ancestors resided in order to be better able to discover further information and records! By typing a word or two into the search engine at the top right on the Wiki page
https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Main_Page, you can begin to see some of the thousands of information pages that are on the FamilySearch Wiki. The Wiki has specific information and links to record collections from all over the world.
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The FamilySearch Wiki is a wonderful tool to help you locate information about your family in the areas that they lived!
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