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Genealogy: Special Topics

A guide to researching special topics in genealogy & family history.


This guide offers information about how to research special topics in family history & genealogy including:

  • Adopted Ancestors
  • DNA and Genetic Genealogy
  • Female Ancestors
  • Names
  • Researching a Specific Heritage

More topics will be added in the future.

Have an idea for a topic you’d like to see covered in this guide? Let us know! Contact the BPL here-

Genealogy Research Guides