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Welcome to the dynastree Infocenter!

This is your starting point for learning more about genealogy in general, about genealogical resources, and much more.

You can access various resources on genealogy here to get started. Researching family history, finding ancestors and previously unknown branches of one's family has become a widely pursued hobby all around the world. The internet has become an important tool for genealogists, since it greatly helps to make all kind of genealogically important information available, and genealogists can easily access more information than ever before.

The dynastree Infocenter will help you with your first steps to the discovery of your own family's past. We have collected research tips that help you finding you ancestors' roots and enlarging your family tree.

In the menu on the left, you will find links to the categories and articles.

If you have technical questions concerning your family tree on dynastree, please have a look at our help section.

Here's an overview of the different categories:

General Information

Learn more about the history and nature of genealogy as a science, and its development.

The Family Tree

The meaning and development of the family tree as a way to display one's parentage is explained here.

Genealogical Resources

This section provides an overview of the different resources you can access for researching information about your ancestors and relatives. It also contains some lists with databases you can use besides our own, these lists are steadily expanded. Please feel free to contact us if you know a database that is not yet included in our lists, regardless of what language it is in: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Genealogical Societies

Genealogical Societies often specialize in provinding information limited to a certain geographic region, e.g. the Australian region of New South Wales, or even a smaller entity, such as a certain town or county. Due to this specialization, they are able to provide more detailed information about parish registers, town records, and similar resources. You can turn to them and ask for help if you have already narrowed your search down to a region or town.

Dynastree Home Edition

Our software for viewing and editing GEDCOM-files, you can download it for free from here. More information on how to use it is provided in this section.



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