Thursday, December 11, 2014

Iowa Research

Ancestry has just announced its latest state research guide for Iowa.  I have had a lot of success in researching people in Iowa with the sources they list.

I would like to add (subscription database separate from Ancestry) as a resource to consult when researching in Iowa.  They have a tremendous collection of Iowa newspapers.  There is a bit of a learning curve in using the search, but it is worth it for the type of information that newspapers offer: family connections, stories, obituaries, and tidbits, and just a general context for the lives of our ancestors.

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