U.S. State Guides

U.S. State Guides

Crack the Code on Your Ancestors' U.S. Journey!

Unlock the secrets of your family's past with Family Tree Magazine's downloadable state research guides.
Find expert tips, resources, and historical timelines for ALL 50 states + D.C. and Puerto Rico.

Each 4-page guide includes:

  • A how-to article detailing each state’s history and records, with helpful advice on tracking your family there
  • The best websites, books and other resources for research by each state, handpicked by our editors and experts
  • Listings of key libraries, archives and organizations that hold the records you need
  • Timeline of key events in the state’s history

Uncover your heritage – Download your state guide(s) today!