Today’s episode of Research Like a Pro is about the FAN club. When you research your ancestors, do you pay attention to their neighbors on the census? The bondsmen, godparents, witnesses, doctors, and people with the same occupation? These all make up the friends, associates, and neighbors of your ancestors. Researching the FAN club is a strategy Diana and I have used often in our own research and research for clients. Join us as we discuss a case where the FAN club strategy proved useful.
Research Like a Pro Using the FAN Club – by Hazel Scullin at Family Locket
Study Group – more information and email list
Research Like a Pro: A Genealogist’s Guide by Diana Elder with Nicole Dyer on Amazon.com
Thanks for listening! We hope that you will share your thoughts about our podcast and help us out by doing the following:
Share an honest review on iTunes or Stitcher. You can easily write a review with Stitcher, without creating an account. Just scroll to the bottom of the page and click “write a review.” You simply provide a nickname and an email address that will not be published. We value your feedback and your ratings really help this podcast reach others. If you leave a review, we will read it on the podcast and answer any questions that you bring up in your review. Thank you!
Leave a comment in the comment or question in the comment section below.
Sign up for our newsletter to receive notifications of new episodes.
Check out this list of genealogy podcasts from Feedspot: Top 20 Genealogy Podcasts