Welcome to the Slogeris Family page at Surname Finder, a service of Genealogy Today. Our editors have compiled this checklist of genealogical resources, combining links to commercial databases along with user-contributed information and web sites for the Slogeris surname. As additional sources for vital records, original documents, vintage photographs and surname-based DNA projects are discovered, this page is updated to offer the best list for researching Slogeris ancestry. Share this page on Twitter!
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The Slogeris Family Tree
It is quite possible that someone else has already performed work on a Slogeris family tree, so be sure to examine some of the sources listed below carefully. Have you struck a Slogeris brick wall? Read "Newspapers Can Be A Treasure Trove Of Genealogical Details" for some helpful advice.
Best Tree Collections for Discovering Slogeris Ancestors
Many things can go wrong when a record collection is indexed. If you're having diffculty finding Slogeris ancestors in a particular database at one site, try finding it on another and compare the results. If you want to know What information is given in U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules about Slogeris citizens from the past?, then read this frequently asked question.
Top Five Genealogy Databases to Search for Slogeris
Historical newspapers give us the ability to discover ancestral history through eyewitness accounts. There are currently matching Slogeris records at Ancestry.com! Start exploring this online Slogeris family history resource today.
Origins of the Slogeris Surname
It is quite possible for two people with the Slogeris last name to have been given that surname for entirely different reasons. Discovering the country from which your Slogeris ancestors originated can often yield additional clues for the meaning of the surname. Keep in mind that it was not unusual for a last name to be altered as an ancestor entered a new country.
Slogeris DNA Projects
Don't believe the hype! When DNA testing was first made available for genealogical purposes, some companies boasted how it could solve all your Slogeris family tree mysteries. DNA testing can be a useful tool, when applied properly to a given research issue. If you are seeking an answer to the question, How do I know which DNA test is right for Slogeris research?, then this FAQ may help.
Slogeris Family History
There is more to exploring your Slogeris ancestry than just gathering a bunch of names and dates. Understanding where your ancestors lived, how they were employed, and what they did for fun, may give you a better appreciation of your heritage. Whether you are a beginner or expert genealogists, knowing Where can I find a biography of my Slogeris ancestor? is always useful.
Networking with Slogeris Researchers
In doing genealogy research, we surely don't want to reinvent the wheel; in researching your Slogeris surname, posting a message query can help you connect with distant cousins and others who may be working on the same lines, some of whom may have advanced the research or solved some of the hard problems, but are willing to share. The article "Looking for John Smith - Focusing a Query" provides some valuable tips for posting successful Slogeris 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 Slogeris ancestors.
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Web Sites & Blogs with Slogeris Research
If you are having difficulty locating records for the last name of Slogeris, 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."
Upcoming Slogeris Family Reunions
One key to a successful Slogeris reunion is preparation, and for the family researcher that means getting the word out in advance on what to bring (such as the family photo collection); arranging for the display of shared information; and planning activities conducive to sharing; and one of the best ways to get others to participate is in bringing something of your own to share such a picture pedigree, compiled family history or biographical sketch, or even a copies of a treasured photo as a gift for each family -- you may even want to consider putting together a reunion newsletter in advance to be distributed at the reunion, asking for help in solving one or more specific family mysteries: you never know who might have insight they are willing to share, one-on-one. The article "Family Reunions Don't Always Turn Out as one has Pictured" may provide you with tips for hosting a successful Slogeris reunion.