06 October 2015

Tuesday's Tip: Newspapers

Scour newspapers for birth, wedding, death notices. Estate notices were also published in local papers which might provide some insight into the family dynamics. Court reports often listed names and vital information. They also offer a glimpse into daily life during that time period. 


Tuesday’s Tip is a genealogical prompt of GeneaBloggers. 
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.