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Making a plan for using German civil records in the Family History Library?

Here is a list of tips before visiting the Family History Library. Not exactly a checklist, but it's helpful. It looks like you've done some explorations in the catalog on FamilySearch.org. The ...
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Duplicate Identities and Persons and Incorrect Records

It is OK to have different dates because really the several records may co-exist. For example, the birth certificate was issued in war time and lost and after the birth date was recorded from the ...
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Making a plan for using German civil records in the Family History Library?

Learning more about each source will help me narrow down exactly which rolls I need to search. Finding General information about the sources The Family History Wiki Article German Word List provides a ...
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How do I plan a research trip?

Here are some tips that I've gotten from J. Mark Lowe, F. Warren Bittner, Judy G. Russell, and Elizabeth Shown Mills that I'm trying to put into practice in my own research: Make a research plan. ...
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