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Using the Full Text Searching of Court and Probate records

at FamilySearch Labs

Webinar recording released

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includes handout and 56-minute presentation

This presentation discusses the full text search at FamilySearch Labs of US land and probate records. The following will be included:

·       Search techniques and strategies--it is not just about the names.

·       Tracking your searches—this is crucial.

·       Organizing and tracking results and located items.

·       Determining exactly what it is you found.

·       Downloading images.

·       Essentials for citation.

Order at our introductory price of $18---regular price is $25. Order includes recording and handout. Recording can be viewed as often as you want.

Brush up on the records before the presentation with our previously recorded sessions.

US Probate Records

This presentation will provide an overview of probate records in the United States. Included will be a discussion of the purpose of probate, the general flow of the probate process, typical records created, and terminology. Order for immediate download after purchase-$10.

Local US Land Records

This presentation provides an overview of local US land records—generally those kept at the local courthouse in the county (or occasionally city) where the property is located. Included will be an overview of terminology and title, discussion of different types of deeds, typical deed content, and recording process and records organization. Order for immediate download after purchase--$10.