Maps can help you to uncover more about your family history. And there are plenty of historical maps online that you can explore as I will show you in this section of the site.
Discover more about the homeland of your ancestors. These maps can show you the landscape where they lived as well as boundaries and old place names.
And by exploring maps you can appreciate the distances that they traveled so that they could provide for their family.
Historic Map Reviews!
Maps can help you to appreciate the lives of your ancestors and the decisions that they had to make. There are many sources available that I will explore here.
How Can Historical Maps Help?
Well, just by looking at the landscape of your ancestors you can appreciate the distances that they had to travel in order to find work.
Also, you need to factor in the transport at the time to really understand their sacrifices.
There are several benefits when utilizing maps for your genealogy research.
Why not checkout Five Ways to Use Online Historical Maps for Genealogy. This helpful guide is provided by Family Tree Magazine.
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