Latvia "How to" Guides
How to use the guides[edit | edit source]
Select a guide from the list below based on your interests. Please note that some guides need to be completed in sequence to ensure a successful experience. Build your research knowledge and confidence with each activity you complete.
Each guide comes with three parts - Instruction, which includes a guided activity, Assignment, to test what you've learned, and an Answer key, to check how you did on the assignment. The guides are also rated as either Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced. The majority are designed for beginners.
The guides are available in PDF form designed to be downloaded and printed. To view a guide, click on its title. Once the guide has opened, use the PDF tools found in your browser to print and save the document.
PLEASE NOTE: Some guides are designed to be completed using resources found in the Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. These are indicated by an * following the title of the guide. If you cannot visit the Family History Library, check your local library or your local FamilySearch Family History Center for availability of the resources described in the guide.
Available Guides[edit | edit source]
This is a work in progress. Please check back often for new and/or updated guides.
- Ciltskoki: Indexed Records from Raduraksti - Instruction, Activity, Answer Key
- Raduraksti: Online Latvian Vital Records - Instruction, Activity, Answer Key
- Raduraksti: Online Latvian Revision Lists - Instruction
- Reading Russian Language Revision List Records - Instruction
- Reading German Language Revision List Records - Instruction, Activity, Answer Key
- Reading the 1897 Census - Instruction, Activity, Answer Key
- Inserting Special Characters - Instruction
- The Russian Alphabet - Instruction, Activity, Answer Key
- Deciphering the Handwriting and Understanding the Grammar - Instruction, Activity, Answer Key
Other "How to" Guides[edit | edit source]
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