GenealogyGenealogy articles featured below provide an overview of genealogy and ancestry, family tree, family history, and developments in ancestral research.
Why is Genealogy Important
Tracing one's genealogy or lineage is interesting, and it has been listed as one of the fastest-growing hobbies in the United States. Glance through this Buzzle article to know the importance of genealogy.
Creative Family Tree Ideas
The same old family trees are passé. This article will give you a creative take on making them. Have a look!
First Cousin Once Removed
First cousin once removed, what does that mean? You might wonder, but rest assured that it definitely does not refer to a cousin who was once removed from your family and then accepted back again. It is a terminology used to refer...
Origin of Family Names
Origin of family names is quite a recent phenomenon. Although, there is evidence that second names were in use in most of Europe since the middle ages, the need to adopt a family name that was passed down through generations did...
How to Trace Your Family Tree
If you are planning to trace your family tree, you can either follow a descendant chart format or an ascendant chart format. Here how to trace your family tree.
Genealogy Data Communication
Genealogy Data Communication or GEDCOM is a specification which is used to exchange information between different genealogy software. It is a plain text file of the '.ged' format used for sharing genealogical information of...
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