When you’ve been working on your family tree long enough, sooner or later you will hit a brick wall. It happens to nearly all of us. That one elusive relative that no matter what road or path you take to trace their movements, they seem to vanish.

Recently, I read a wonderful article in Family Tree Magazine on how to help break through those brick walls or even find a way around it. So if you are at a point where you need some alternative ideas to get past your wall, then try some of the tips in this article.

Happy searching!