Use our guides to get started with:
There are many resources that can help with genealogical research. Here are a few to help you get started:
- National Archives Library Information Center (ALIC)
- FamilySearch Wiki
- FamilySearch Wiki – Idaho Vital Records
- Idaho State Archives – family history
- Idaho GenWeb Project
- Idaho Genealogical Society
- Library of Congress Local History & Genealogy Reference Services
- Maps Can Help You Trace Your Family Tree: how to use maps in genealogy. Reston, Virginia: U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, 1991. (PDF).
- National Archives – Includes information about the Decennial Census from 1790 to 1940, and 1940 Census records.
- Special Collections & Family History, BYU
- U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services History and Genealogy, Department of Homeland Security
- Using Maps in Genealogy, USGS (PDF)
- USGenWeb County Archives
- Where to Write for Idaho Vital Records – This handy guide is provided by the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics.
This page updated by Ronnie Joiner May 2, 2019.