Gwyneth Paltrow & Family Research

Gwyneth Paltrow had experts help her uncover her family history on the most recent episode of NBC’s Who Do You Think You Are (filmed in part here at Eldridge Street), but you, too, can research your ancestors – all on your own. Here we re-post our “7 tips to genealogical research,” originally … Read more

Seven Steps to Successful Family Research

As a historic site, we often field questions about how to conduct family research. To help you discover your family history, we asked intern Chelsea Dowell to do some research. A student at Pratt Institute’s graduate program in historic preservation, Dowell has lots of experience researching historic … Read more