Using these Forms

To view and use these forms you must have Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. Itís likely that you already have Acrobat Reader, but if you arenít sure, just try downloading the forms. Depending on the speed of your connection, it may take a little while for the form to open. If you get an error message, or if you are asked to save the document to a location on your computer, click here to download Acrobat Reader for free.

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Once you have Acrobat Reader installed, when you click the link to download the form, Acrobat Reader will open the form in your web browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc). Once the form is open you can print it using the print button in your browser.

Charts and Forms

Download and print the forms below to help organize your research. For information about using Acrobat Reader to download these forms, see the right hand column of this page.

Ancestral Chart

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Record and easily see relationships of your ancestors on this pedigree chart.

Research Calendar

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Keep track of records and sources you have already searched.

Research Extract

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Summarize information which may be time-consuming or difficult to reread quickly.

Correspondence Record

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Keep track of your correspondence with other researchers.

Family Group Sheet

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Record and easily access all the information for a given family.

Source Summary

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Record and easily find essential information about sources you have used for a particular family.

US Census Forms


Easily read column headings and record information from the US Census.
1790 1800 1810 1820 1830
1840 1850 1860 1870 1880
1890 1900 1910 1920 1930

Other US Forms


New! Easily read column headings and record information from the Slave and Veterans Schedules.
1850 Slave Schedule 1860 Slave Schedule 1890 Veterans Schedule

UK Census Forms


New! Easily read column headings and record information from the UK Census.
1841 1841 (Scotland) 1851
1861 1871 1881 1891

Canadian Census Forms


New! Easily read column headings and record information from the Canadian Census.
1901 (English) 1901 (French)
1911 (French) 1911 (English) 1911 A1