I have been reviewing the queries and emails you've sent over
the years about Winona County genealogy research. There are a few
questions that are sent frequently. This page will be updated
regularly. I hope this will help make your research more efficient.
Q. What are the best sources of
information for Winona County MN Genealogy research?
Many of the sources are listed on
the Publications and Research page:
Q. What are the hours of the
County Historical Society.
Winona County Historical Society:
Q. Where can I find online resources
for cemetery information in Winona County?
Winona County Genweb Archives
How can I add my family site to the Winona County
Families Online Page?
A. Send me an email:
Q. What do the
Township and Range numbers mean on my maps?
Here is a great article on Land Survey
Systems. If you have a legal description for land this will show you
how to find it in the real world.
here for Land Survey Systems
Where do I start
tracing my Family History?
RootsWeb's Guide to Tracing Family Trees
New to genealogy? Maybe your not new but at a
dead end. Check out this guide, you may find a place you hadn't thought to
look. Newbies should start at "Where to begin" link under "General Subjects"
Guide to Tracing
Writing Effective Queries
Not getting the responses to your queries you
expected? Maybe it's the way you are writing them. I know I've seen a lot of
bad queries out there. Here is a great article on
writing effective queries.
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