Current Courses

The Genealogy Guys Learn subscription website at includes both video and written courses. Our current content includes:
Written Courses
  • Intermediate Genealogical Research
  • Beware Other People’s Trees!
  • Delayed Birth Certificates
  • Using the Social Security Death Index (SSDI)
  • Using Libraries’ and Archives’ Catalogs Effectively
  • Wills and Probate Packets
  • U.S. Military Records
  • International Classification of Diseases
  • Anglican Parish Registers
  • Swedish Household Examination Books
  • Clues from the Graveyard
  • Dower Law: A Case Study
  • Five Reasons the Records Aren’t in the Courthouse
  • Use Digitized Historic Maps
  • Seven Essential Research Strategies
  • Information Literacy and Critical Thinking
  • Our Ancestors’ Migration Patterns: The Push and Pull Effect
  • U.S. Federal Census Social Statistics Schedules
  • Using U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules
  • Developing Ancestor Stories with Diverse Evidence
Coming Soon
  • More written content under development
Video Courses
  • Introduction to Genealogy
  • Principles of Effective Evidence Analysis
  • Organizing Your Research Process
  • All About the U.S. Federal Census
  • U.S, Agricultural Census Schedules
  • Additional Records: Beyond the Basics
  • Genealogy Orienteering: Using Maps to Find the RIGHT Place
  • Finding Archived Newspapers
  • Dissect Obituaries for New Clues
  • Clues in the News: Your Ancestors in Community Context
  • Colonial & Early American Land Records
  • Understanding Copyright and Plagiarism
  • Laying Out Clues in Funeral Home Records
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  • Maximizing Your Use of
  • Getting Past Brick Walls
  • Locating and Ordering English and Welsh BMDs
  • Bring ‘Em Back to Life: Creating an Ancestor Profile
  • Transitioning to a Full-Time Genealogy Career
  • Planning a Successful Cemetery Trip
  • Tutorials for Vivid-Pix RESTORE
  • Analyze Your Findings
  • 25 Places Where Your Family’s Facts May Hide
  • Using Multiple Websites in Tandem to Solve Problems
  • Before You Test: DNA Basics You Need to Know
  • U.S. Naturalization – 1790-1954
  • Using Stereographs and Vintage Postcards
  • The Genealogist as C.S.I.
  • Interview Absolutely Everyone!
  • Where Is the Book with My Family In It?
  • Sidestep Genealogy
  • Your Ancestor’s FAN Club
  • Organize Your Genealogy Bookmarks Effectively
  • Recruit Volunteers for Digitization and Indexing Projects
  • Southern States’ Records: What Makes Them Different
 Coming Soon
  • Preservation of Your Genealogical Treasures
  • Planning a Perfect Family Reunion