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The Daily Genealogist: Writing Your Family History

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Betlock Lynn

Lynn Betlock

Last week’s survey asked about your genealogical resolutions for 2013. 3,138 people answered this survey. The results are:

  • 69%, I will organize research papers and files that I have accumulated.
  • 52%, I will write up some of my family history.
  • 43%, I will share genealogy stories with my family.
  • 10%, I will join a new society.
  • 28%, I will attend a conference or other genealogical education program.
  • 22%, I will take a research trip to a distant repository I have been meaning to visit.
  • 34%, I will take a research trip to a location where my ancestors lived.
  • 15%, I will take a DNA test for genealogical purposes.
  • 22%, I have other genealogical resolutions not listed above.
  • 10%, I am not making any genealogical resolutions this year.

 This week’s survey asks about what information you would find helpful in writing your family history. Take the survey now!

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