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Female Ancestors

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Rooting Female Ancestors
Check the civil death certificates for her and most importantly, for all of her children as these may give her maiden name.... More

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Book Recommendation - Female Ancestors
A Genealogist's Guide to Discovering Your Female Ancestors :

A Genealogist's Guide to Discovering Your Female Ancestors : This book does a good job of covering the difficulty of researching a female ancestor. One is reminded of how centuries of prejudice and the treatment of women as 2nd class citizens, will impact one's research. For example, at one time if a female American citizen married a non-citizen, she lost her American citizenship. Thus to find information on her, one may need to look at citizenship applications.... Purchase

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Genealogy Directory - Female Ancestors
Female Ancestors
With over a dozen free databases, this is the fastest and easiest way to search through all of the databases at Genealogy Today is the Genealogy Directory. With a single click, you can search the most popular topic relating to female ancestors.... Search

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Best of the Web - Female Ancestors
Lynch's Maiden Name Registry

Best of The Web 2001 A Free Maiden Name Registry And Adoption Reunion Registry open to all those searching. In searching for adoptee's and birthparents, finding a maiden name is sometimes easier than the last name but where to go from that. With this database, hopefully women will register with their maiden name and will make searching a little easier. It also has a page of adoption links and a message board.... More

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