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The Hidi Family Tree and Genealogy

Welcome to the Hidi Family page at Surname Finder. Our editors have compiled this checklist of genealogical resources, combining links to commercial databases along with user-contributed information and web sites for the Hidi surname. As vital records, original documents, vintage photographs and surname-based DNA projects are discovered, this page is updated to offer the best list for researching Hidi genealogy.

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I. The Hidi Family Tree

Everyone has different reasons for building a family tree; your personal motiviation will influence whether the Hidi family tree has more depth or breadth. Have you struck a Hidi brick wall? Read "Caring for your Ancestors" for some helpful advice.

Best Tree Collections for Discovering Hidi Ancestors

II. Hidi Genealogy

Many things can go wrong when a record collection is indexed. If you're having diffculty finding Hidi ancestors in a particular database at one site, try finding it on another and compare the results. If you want to know Was my Hidi ancestor was married more than once?, then read this frequently asked question.

Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Hidi

Census records are among the most useful records available for family tree building. There are currently count of matching Hidi records matching Hidi records at Ancestry.com! Start exploring this online Hidi family history resource today.

Death Records

Military Records

III. Origins of the Hidi Surname

There are no clear, concise answers to why or how one of your Hidi ancestors took on the surname. It may have been based on their occupation or a distinguising physical trait. Keep in mind that it was not unusual for a last name to be altered as an ancestor entered a new country.

IV. Hidi DNA Projects

While DNA testing cannot conclusively tell you if two Hidi ancestors were related, it can easily prove if they weren't. Be sure you understand what types of research issues each different DNA test can address before you spend any money. If you're not sure how DNA testing could aid your Hidi research, read "DNA Research and Your Family's History".

V. Hidi Family History

Every family has a different history, and every document you discover about your Hidi ancestors will help paint a picture that can be shared with your relatives. Whether you are a beginner or expert genealogists, knowing How do I find my Hidi family history on the Internet? is always useful.

Photo Collections

VI. Networking with Hidi Researchers

When digging deeper into your ancestor's occupation, a great way to connect with others of a similar interest -- many who might have detailed information, is by posting a message board query giving clear information as to your ancestor's name and the specific occupation or organization, in time and place. The article "The Art of Posting Queries" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Hidi queries.

You may also want to consider posting a query to the Community Message Boards at Genealogy Today to get assistance from other researchers on your most elusive Hidi ancestors.

VII. Hidi Achievements & Celebrities

VIII. Web Sites & Blogs with Hidi Research

If you are having difficulty locating records for the last name of Hidi, contact the folks at ProGenealogists for a free research estimate. You may also find it helpful to read, "When, Why and How to Hire a Professional Genealogist."

RootsWeb search of US Naturalization Records
RootsWeb search of Obituary Daily Times
RootsWeb search of Social Security Death Index

To have your web site/blog listed on this page, please submit a link to the user-contributed directory at Genealogy Today. Your web page will appear once its content has been reviewed by one of our editors.

IX. Upcoming Hidi Family Reunions

Pedigree charts and family group records are important genealogical tools, so bringing or creating on site a big family pedigree (or family tree) is sure to draw attention; at the same time, have plenty of blank family group sheets available for individual families to complete and submit to go into a "Hidi family record book," which you can then digitize and share -- you can then bring the physical book back to the next reunion, adding new families each time. The article "A Great Way to Unite a Newly-Found Family" may provide you with tips for hosting a successful Hidi reunion.

 

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