Genealogy in the Best of the Web Blog Directory


100 Hundred Years in America

Blog following the journey of two families from a Kajkavian Croatian village in Hungary to the USA.

200 Years in Paradise

Includes general Virgin Island records and family history sources, social history, island history, and genealogy techniques and hints.

A Parcel of Ribbons

Eighteen Century Jamaica viewed through documents and family stories.

Acadian Ancestral Home

Covering American, Acadian, French-Canadian, Franco-American and Italian genealogy and history.

The Accidental Genealogist

Genealogist and writer Lisa Ann Alzo blends her love of family research with her love of journalism.

Adventures in Genealogy Education

Angela Packer McGhie is a genealogical researcher, lecturer, and instructor, writing on genealogical education topics.

Ancestor Search Blog

Genealogy search news and help to find ancestry and build a family tree.

Discover family histories. Start researching with online surnames and genealogy databases.

AnceStories: The Stories of My Ancestors

Triumphs, challenges, and research notes from doing genealogy.

Ancestors Within

Australian genealogy blog following the journey of ancestors from England, Belgium and Italy.

The Ancestry Insider

Get an unofficial inside look at and, and view the pros and cons.

Apple's Tree

Journey of a families history, bus driving, gardening, and a little life throw in.

Arlene Eakle's Genealogy Blog

Writing family history, tracing ancestors, and open streams of genealogy evidence.

Armchair Genealogist

Presents a guide to researching and writing your family history.

Bird Family History

Genealogical blog about the Bird family from Birmingham England who settled in Springvale Utah in the 1880's.

Blog of the Russian Genealogical Project

Historical research in different parts of the former Russian Empire plus help and support for others investigations.

Bottino Italian Genealogy-Forno Canavese

Retired professor from the University of Maryland concerned with identifying his Italian ancestors.


Genealogy blog covering the family tree of the Bozeman family.

Bushwhacking Genealogy: Kalamazoo and Beyond

Sonja Hunter shares the sources she has found for doing genealogy and family history in Kalamazoo, Michigan and the surrounding area.


Fulfilling the circle of ancestry and music from genealogist Jean Wilcox Hibben.

Climbing My Family Tree

Discovering genealogy one branch at a time self-proclaimed genealogy nerd Jennifer.

Clue Wagon

Kerry Scott's witty and edgy take on genealogy. cluewagon

Creative Gene

Polish genealogy, plus Michigan and Detroit genealogy from genealogist, blogger, digital scrapbook artist, photographer, and author.

Czech Genealogy for Beginners

Support for those researching their roots in Czechoslovakia including Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia.

DearMYRTLE's Genealogy Blog

Down-to-earth practical advice for family historians and why sources are the most important topic.

Destination: Austin Family

Introduction to Austin and MacEntee/McEntee ancestors, with web reviews, how to's, and genealogy updates.

Digital Cemetery Walk

Sharing interesting headstones, because every stone has a story.

Discovering Latvian Roots

Third generation Latvian-Canadian and an aspiring professional genealogist who loves history, languages, travel and geography.

DNA - Genealem's Genetic Genealogy

Offering news about and advice on using DNA tests in genealogy.


Sharing stories and articles about genetic genealogy.

The Family Curator

Encouraging the sharing and preserving of families memories and mementos.

Family History Across The Seas

Dyed-in-the-wool Queenslander shares her Aussie research.

Fannies Your Aunt

Patricia Ann Black posts her findings, pictures and a family history as she goes.


Discussions of source citations, and opinions on the genealogy society in general.

Free Genealogy Guide

Provides a guide to tracing ancestors and researching a family tree.

The French Genealogy Blog

Searching for her children's French ancestors has brought a treasure trove of history for this blogger.

From Maine to Kentucky

Genealogy blog about ancestors who lived in almost every state between Maine, Virginia, and Illinois.


Resource useful for genealogist doing their family histories, and discusses a great awakening in genealogy.


Providing updates on the author's personal family history research plus reviews of genealogical items and books.

Genealogy Blog Finder

Tracks over 1700 genealogy blogs worldwide.

Genealogy Guys Podcast

Long running podcast discussing all things genealogy.

Genealogy News Center

Articles and news relating to genealogy.

Genealogy Tip of the Day

Sharing regular genealogy tips and advice.

Genealogy's Star

Universal guide for genealogy and genealogists.


Randall J. Seaver talks about genealogy research tips and techniques, San Diego genealogy, news, and commentary.

The Geni Blog provides genealogy news, tips, advice and profiles of famous people.

Georgia Black Crackers

A chemist trawls through her Georgia ancestors.

The Ginger Jewish Genealogist

Genealogy and life, all wrapped into one. Offers insight into Who Do You Think You Are?, RootsTech, and JGSLA.

Granite in my Blood

Sharing gravestone photography and family history resources.


Offering expert commentary on gravestone iconography and epitaphs.

Greta's Genealogy Blog

Seriously consumed by genealogy since 2005. Greta shares information on the families she researches and offers tips and techniques on doing genealogy.

Grow Your Own Family Tree

UK and Ireland genealogy news from Alan Stewart.

Guyana Genealogical and Biography Society

Find roots information about Guyana from this society focused on gen research.

Have You Seen My Roots?

Cheryl Cayemberg bites the bullet and works becomes a professional genealogist. She discusses doing so while dealing with motherhood and daily life.

The In-Depth Genealogist

Provides a wide variety of articles for both professional genealogists and hobbyists.

Israel Genealogy Research Association

Family research from the Ottoman period through the early years of Israeli Statehood.

James County, Tennessee Historical Society

Kathy Chastain shares genealogical articles or other items of interest to people researching James County.

Japanese Genealogy Blog

Japanese family history for those born outside of Japan.

Jewish Graveyard Rabbit Blog

A blog on international Jewish cemeteries, preservation and restoration projects, and reading Hebrew tombstones. jewishgyrabbit

Judy's Family History

A family history and genealogy blog.


Native Hoosier writes about her genealogy, family history, photography, research tips, and travel.

Legal Genealogist

Offering commentary on genealogy and the law.

Long Lost

In an effort to find and connect to lost relatives, Susan shares her stories and opportunities in genealogy research.

Luxegen Genealogy and Family History

Sharing the research and tales of this long-time genealogist from Calgary, Alberta.

Marian's Roots and Rambles

House historian and genealogist Marian Pierre-Louis explores genealogy, old houses, history, and the latest news in the genealogical community.

The Mashburn Collection Blog

An intimate look into past family history that began in North Carolina and Virginia.

Mole's Genealogy Blog

Blog exploring genealogy and family interests worldwide plus South African family history research with particular emphasis on the colonial history of Natal. dixiemole

Moultrie Creek Gazette

An online genealogy and family history magazine focusing on research technology and digital publishing.

My Channel Island Ancestry

"Jersey Bean" searches for genealogy information in the Channel Islands and beyond.

My Family History Online

Stories of migration from all over Europe to London and the United States complete with photos.

My Heritage

Content in English, German, Spanish, French, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese and Swedish for genealogy research tips and hints.

My Pakistani Ancestry

Find encouragement for Pakistani's trying to locate their family histories.

My Portuguese Gen

Genealogy help for Portuguese language origins. The author offers to translate all types of documentation.

Nick Gombash's Genealogy Blog

26 year old genealogist with a passion for Hungarian research.

Olive Tree Genealogy Blog

Updates and news about Olive Tree Genealogy.

On a Flesh and Bone Foundation: An Irish History

One bloggers search for his Irish roots as it takes him across the globe.

The Paper Trail

Genealogy resource for locating documents and files.

Paula's Genealogical Eclectica

Professional genealogist from Minnesota offers a peek into her world.

Planting the Seeds

Discusses issues relating to professional genealogy.


Polly FitzGerald Kimmitt juggles life and genealogy from Massachusetts.


News for Hungarian family history research.

Renee's Genealogy Blog

Renee Zamora has been blogging on genealogy since 2005 and gives an overview of what's happening on the LDS Family History scene.

Shades of the Departed

Concentrating on historical photographs, and their use in genealogy.

Siyi Genealogy

Filled with family stories, documents, and pictures of Chinese genealogy.

The Social Media Guide for Ancestral Research

A blog to accompany the book The Social Media Guide for Ancestral Research by Claire V. Brisson-Banks.


Genealogist covering ideas, software, ideas, innovation, and of course genealogy.

Trace Your Dutch Roots

Organized like a book, this blog has a large collection of Dutch heritage information.

Tracing the Tribe: The Jewish Genealogy Blog

Blogging about tips, tools and resources for tracing Jewish family history.


Contains the two and half years of passionate family history and genealogy research from a TranslyvanianDutch background.

Village Life in Kreis Saarburg, Germany

Irsch, Oberzerf and Serrig in Kreis Saarburg, Rhineland genealogy information is listed here.

Walking the Berkshires

Discovering roots and past history from the Berkshires and Litchfield Hills by a passionate researcher.

We Are Cousins

Locate genealogical information for North East Mexico and South Texas.

The We Tree Genealogy Blog

If family history is boring, then its being done wrong. Get insight on Amy's adventures in genealogy.

West in New England

Documentation of the West, White,and McFarland families, and information and thoughts about genealogy.

What's Past is Prologue

Donna Pointkouski talks about her adventures in genealogy as she attempts to preserve memories and family history.

Your Genetic Genealogist

Aims to make genetic genealogy accessible and understandable for the non-scientist.

Zywiec-Zablocie, Polska

Follows a Chicago resident's efforts to research his Polish family history.

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