Press "Enter" to skip to content

iGEDCOM extend you family roots

Searching for Your Japanese Ancestors

Do you have Japanese ancestors you are looking for? Are you wondering where to look for family records, or do you want to add to…

Genealogy Q&A: Death Records Research

Jump to: Q: It seems that my great-grandmother is still living. (She was born about 1863!) I can’t find where she died and is buried.…

Monthly Record Update for April 2021

FamilySearch expanded its free online archives in April of 2021 with nearly 32 million new indexed family history records and over 3 million digital images…

All About Japanese Fashion and Clothing

From the traditional kimono to Tokyo street style, Japanese fashion has a long history of unique and beautiful clothing. How has fashion changed in Japan?…

Profile of the Day: Mary II

On this day in 1662, Mary II of England, Scotland, and Ireland was born. Mary was born on April 30, 1662 at St. James’s Palace…

Profile of the Day: James Monroe

On this day in 1758, James Monroe was born in his family home in Westmoreland County, Virginia. A Founding Father, Monroe served as the 5th President of…

Profile of the Day: Ulysses S. Grant

On this day in 1822, Ulysses S. Grant, the 18th President of the United States, was born. Image: Ulysses S. Grant / Library of Congress…