Discover your family's story in the hundreds of artices, thousands of Family Tree Maker trees, hundreds of thousands of forums and millions of posts by GenForum contributors when you search Genealogy.com.
1. Type in a keyword
- Case is ignored
- If you type multiple words, you will only find pages on which all of the words appear
- To locate words in a specific order, surround them with quotation marks, as in "Johnson County"
2. Select a category
- "Forum Posts" will give you content posted by GenForum contributors
- "Forums" will help you find one of the more than 200 thousand GenForum forums (try searching for a surname, location name or topic)
- "Forum Contributors" allows you to search by contributor names (search for names of contributors this category)
- "Articles” will help you discover articles
- "Family Tree Maker Pages” will return the best match for content previously published by Family Tree Maker
3. Browse the results
- If there are too many results, try to refine your search by adding more keywords
- You can sort content posted in GenForum by the date it was published (either newest to oldest, or oldest to newest)
- If you are looking for a post in a particular forum, you can also go to that forum and search by keyword to only get results in that forum