February 10, 2010

New Year's Resolutions for the Genealogist at Heart

Getting a head start on Spring cleaning, I came across this. Not sure where I came about it. I have it hanging my wall now. Enjoy!

Resolution #1: Organize what you have.
Resolution #2: Interview your older relatives.
Resolution #3: Computerize.
Resolution #4: Visit a Family History Center or genealogy library.
Resolution #5: Write out the "stories."
Resolution #6: Add your sources.
Resolution #7: Review your research.
Resolution #8: Clean up your database.
Resolution #9: Print our your data.
Resolution #10: Take the time to order documents.
Resolution #11: Concentrate on one area.
Resolution #12: Don't try to do everything.