Using Land records To Solve Genealogical Problems
Land records can identify an individual’s exact location, assist in distinguishing between same-named individuals, provide evidence of migration, and help to prove relationships. Through case studies set in Pennsylvania and surrounding states we’ll explore just how valuable land records can be to our research.
Digging up Land Records Online
There are a lot more land records available online than is readily apparent. By the end of this session you’ll have the tools to locate deeds and other land records online across a variety of repositories, and navigate the quirks you’re likely to encounter.