Don’t stop at the obituary . . .

Don’t just search a newspaper for an obituary of your ancestor. Local, weekly newspapers mention relatives of your ancestor coming from a distance for the funeral–including the town where they currently lived. There may be mention of your ancestor’s final illness as well as relatives who came to visit. ——– Genealogy Tip of the Day is proudly…

via Following Up the Obituary — Genealogy Tip of the Day

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