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Research Your Family on the Internet

Ancestral Quest provides easy access to many methods to perform research on your ancestors.

TreeTips™ hinting

The TreeTips™ hinting technology built into Ancestral Quest will search the world's major repositories* of genealogical records and let you know if there are any records for you to examine.

TreeTips research sites* include:

  • FamilySearch
  • FindMyPast
  • Ancestry.com
  • WorldConnect
  • Geneanet
  • MyHeritage

Find out more about these Hinting tools on the TreeTips page of this site.

Internet Searches

Select any name in your database, then with a few clicks of the mouse, you can search a growing list of Internet search engines for this name. There is no need to add details about the person once the website opens—they are added by AQ for you. You just view the results of the search.

Search from such online powerhouse sites* as WorldVitalRecords.com, FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com.

You can even add search engines that are of greatest value to you to the list!

*Many commercial websites require a separate subscription to be paid in order to access their content.

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