Tag Archives: Internet

Online Sources

Online Sources Yes, sources are an often discussed and often disputed subject. How should I document things? Should I use Notes for my documentation? Do I really want to save all those images of documents? Is there a better way? I hesitate to suggest that what I am about to present is ‘The Best Way’ …

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Internet Sources

Showing Internet Sites as Sources I recently decided to use the findagrave.com database as a secondary source on the Burial dates and places in my Ancestral Quest file. I had previously created an Other Event, which I called Cemetery Plot, to store the information I found in Find A Grave. When  Ancestral Quest version 14.00.14 was …

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AQ Will Do In AQ

You can put AQ Will Do into AQ You can configure Ancestral Quest to access the lessons here in AQ Will Do with a few simple mouse clicks. Here’s how. Click on the Internet tab of the Menu Bar, and select Favorite Sites…. This will present the My Favorite Web Sites screen. Click on the Add… button. This brings …

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Install AQ Update

Installing Ancestral Quest Updates This morning when I started Ancestral Quest, I found that version 14.00.7 was available. I decided to post the process of installing an update for those of you who feel less than totally comfortable with this important, but seldom used process. This first screen, shown below, is the News screen. If …

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Build an Internet Search

One common activity in genealogical research, is searching for ancestors on the Internet. There are many websites which contain information which could help us to learn what we don’t know or to document what we do know. Separating one individual from among all the individuals in a database is done by specifying information about that …

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