After you make your four-generation ancestor chart, in my case I could only go back to my grandparents when I made my first chart, what do you do next? Many people will tell you to begin interviewing your family. But back in 1999 I hadn’t yet unearthed more long-lost relatives besides my aunt and uncle.
|A census taker interviews a woman for the 1930 census with family members looking on. Photo courtesy of http://www.census.gov/history/www/sights_sounds/photos/1920_photos.php#|