For convenience in viewing, the links below will open a new browser window and this page will always be open behind. Please suggest additional links or report dead links to . Helpful page on our website for beginning genealogists: Young Chandler Descendants – basic genealogy, intended to provide information and help to younger genealogists but helpful to beginners of all ages.
Classes and Help
Getting Started – from FamilySearch.com; page includes links on how to begin your research, research analysis (including “Rookie Mistakes”) and other helpful resources. Online Genealogy Classes @ Genealogy.com Research Series Classes Online – beginning research course for other countires, including England, provided by FamilySearch.org Researching Your Family Tree – a free interactive tutorial
How To, Help, and Handouts from the Silicon Valley Computer Genealogy Group (CFA President Jim Light is a member.) Charts, Forms and Other Research Tools from ancestry.com
Encyclopedias, Wikis, Blogs
arleneeakle.com – Website of Arlene H. Eakle, PhD, a professional genealogist, with some free content, research tips, blogs for KY, NY, TN & VA, and more Encyclopedia of Genealogy – “a free-content encyclopedia created by its readers” Familypedia – “This Wiki is designed to let people create and improve articles about their ancestors and to help find and link records and relatives.” Family Search Research Wiki – “Free family history research advice for the community, by the community”
WeRelate – “world’s largest genealogy wiki with . . . over 2,000,000 people and families”
Genealogy Wise – a social network for genealogists