Across

  • What sort of list is used to track those traveling on a ship, and is submitted by the master to customs officials at ports visited?
  • A common acronym for the Social Security Death Index.
  • ______ records are excellent sources of sufficiently accurate information on names, dates and places of birth / baptism, marriage and death / funeral
  • Birth announcements, marriage announcements and obituaries can often be found here.
  • ______ records are court records created after an individual's death that relate to a court's decisions regarding the distribution of the estate to the heirs or creditors and the care of dependents.

Down

  • A stubborn genealogy problem which seems like it may never be solved.
  • This data is compiled every 10 years, and is one of the most useful genealogical records in the US.
  • What sort of DNA is passed down from mothers to both sons and daughters, but sons cannot pass along their mothers' mtDNA to their children. is passed down from mothers to both sons and daughters, but sons cannot pass along their mothers' mtDNA to their children.

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