Using maps in genealogy

Fact Sheet 099-02
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Abstract

In genealogical research, maps can provide clues to where our ancestors may have lived and where to look for written records about them. Beginners should master basic genealogical research techniques before starting to use topographic maps.

Additional publication details

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Using maps in genealogy
Series title Fact Sheet
Series number 099-02
DOI 10.3133/fs09902
Year Published 2002
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston, VA
Contributing office(s) U.S. Geological Survey
Description 4 p.