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Questions and Ancestors

Questions and Ancestors

22 Episodes

This weekly series focuses on genealogy questions submitted by viewers. Co-hosts Emily Wilbur, a professional researcher, and Darius Gray, the co-director of Freedman's Records Project, along with other family history experts field an array of e-mail questions.

Episodes: Questions and Ancestors

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How to Get Started

How to Get Started

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A half hour show about how to get started on genealogy work hosted by genealogy experts Darius Gray and Emily Wilbur.

The Family History Library

The Family History Library

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Learn about the services and resources available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Digitizing the Granite Mountain Vault Records

Digitizing the Granite Mountain Vault Records

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Study the efforts being made to further protect and disseminate the millions of records in the Granite Mountain Vault.

Big City Research

Big City Research

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Meet Gordon Remington, a professional genealogist and expert on the history of record-keeping in big cities, and hear him answer questions about...

Researching New England Ancestors

Researching New England Ancestors

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Meet David Lambert, the online genealogist at the New England Historic Genealogical society in Boston, Mass., and hear him answer questions from...

DNA and Family History Research

DNA and Family History Research

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Although DNA research cannot answer every genealogy question, this relatively new technology is an exciting way to connect with members of your...

Basic Scandinavian Family History Research

Basic Scandinavian Family History Research

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Emily Wilbur and Darius Gray, along with other family history experts, field your most pressing questions about conducting and collecting...

Hispanic Research

Hispanic Research

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Family history expert George Ryskamp shares helpful tips for finding the records of Hispanic ancestors.

British Military Records

British Military Records

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Discover helpful avenues for researching British military ancestry.

Early American Immigration

Early American Immigration

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Emily Wilbur and Darius Gray, along with other family history experts, field your email questions about early American immigration.

Asian Genealogical Research

Asian Genealogical Research

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Emily Wilbur and Darius Gray, along with other family history experts, field your email questions about Asian genealogical reserach.

Tracing LDS Families

Tracing LDS Families

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Emily Wilbur and Darius Gray, along with other family history experts, field your e-mail questions about how to trace LDS families.

Native American Genealogy

Native American Genealogy

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Emily Wilbur and Darius Gray, along with other family history experts, field your e-mail questions about Native American genealogy.

Using Military Records In Family History

Using Military Records In Family History

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Emily Wilbur (professional researcher) and Darius Gray (co-director of Freedman's Records Project), along with other family history experts,...

Coats of Arms In Family History

Coats of Arms In Family History

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Emily Wilbur and Darius Gray answer questions about coats of arms.

Using Cemetery Records

Using Cemetery Records

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Learn what details can be found by using cemetery records.

How to Do Oral History

How to Do Oral History

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Learn the correct way to complete an oral personal history.

Daughters of the American Revolution

Daughters of the American Revolution

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Learn about who the Daughters of the American Revolution are and find out how you can benefit from the records in their genealogical library.

How to Do British Research

How to Do British Research

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Darius Gray and Emily Wilbur answer genealogy-related questions about how to begin research on British ancestry.

How to Do African American Genealogy

How to Do African American Genealogy

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Guest host Marie Taylor teaches about African American genealogy, especially the Freedman Bank Records.

Preserving Family Heritage

Preserving Family Heritage

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In this episode co-hosts Darius Gray and Emily Wilbur, expert genealogists, answer genealogy related questions about preserving family heritage....

How to Use The Internet In Your Research

How to Use The Internet In Your Research

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In this episode co-hosts Darius Gray and Emily Wilbur, expert genealogists, answer viewer's questions centered around how to use the internet in...

How to Get Started

How to Get Started

A half hour show about how to get started on genealogy work hosted by genealogy experts Darius Gray and Emily Wilbur.

The Family History Library

The Family History Library

Learn about the services and resources available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Digitizing the Granite Mountain Vault Records

Digitizing the Granite Mountain Vault Records

Study the efforts being made to further protect and disseminate the millions of records in the Granite Mountain Vault.

Big City Research

Big City Research

Meet Gordon Remington, a professional genealogist and expert on the history of record-keeping in big cities, and hear him answer questions about American metropolitan areas.

Researching New England Ancestors

Researching New England Ancestors

Meet David Lambert, the online genealogist at the New England Historic Genealogical society in Boston, Mass., and hear him answer questions from viewers about their New England ancestry.

DNA and Family History Research

DNA and Family History Research

Although DNA research cannot answer every genealogy question, this relatively new technology is an exciting way to connect with members of your family tree.

Basic Scandinavian Family History Research

Basic Scandinavian Family History Research

Emily Wilbur and Darius Gray, along with other family history experts, field your most pressing questions about conducting and collecting Scandinavian research.

Hispanic Research

Hispanic Research

Family history expert George Ryskamp shares helpful tips for finding the records of Hispanic ancestors.

British Military Records

British Military Records

Discover helpful avenues for researching British military ancestry.

Early American Immigration

Early American Immigration

Emily Wilbur and Darius Gray, along with other family history experts, field your email questions about early American immigration.

Asian Genealogical Research

Asian Genealogical Research

Emily Wilbur and Darius Gray, along with other family history experts, field your email questions about Asian genealogical reserach.

Tracing LDS Families

Tracing LDS Families

Emily Wilbur and Darius Gray, along with other family history experts, field your e-mail questions about how to trace LDS families.

Native American Genealogy

Native American Genealogy

Emily Wilbur and Darius Gray, along with other family history experts, field your e-mail questions about Native American genealogy.

Using Military Records In Family History

Using Military Records In Family History

Emily Wilbur (professional researcher) and Darius Gray (co-director of Freedman's Records Project), along with other family history experts, answer questions about using military records in family history.

Coats of Arms In Family History

Coats of Arms In Family History

Emily Wilbur and Darius Gray answer questions about coats of arms.

Using Cemetery Records

Using Cemetery Records

Learn what details can be found by using cemetery records.

How to Do Oral History

How to Do Oral History

Learn the correct way to complete an oral personal history.

Daughters of the American Revolution

Daughters of the American Revolution

Learn about who the Daughters of the American Revolution are and find out how you can benefit from the records in their genealogical library.

How to Do British Research

How to Do British Research

Darius Gray and Emily Wilbur answer genealogy-related questions about how to begin research on British ancestry.

How to Do African American Genealogy

How to Do African American Genealogy

Guest host Marie Taylor teaches about African American genealogy, especially the Freedman Bank Records.

Preserving Family Heritage

Preserving Family Heritage

In this episode co-hosts Darius Gray and Emily Wilbur, expert genealogists, answer genealogy related questions about preserving family heritage. The guest host is Chris McAfee.

How to Use The Internet In Your Research

How to Use The Internet In Your Research

In this episode co-hosts Darius Gray and Emily Wilbur, expert genealogists, answer viewer's questions centered around how to use the internet in genealogy research. The guest host is Kori Robbins.