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Organising information


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So how does everyone organise all their info? I see on the Internet that the main option is the four colour tab option, one for each side of your family tree. I can get my head around this, but how do you organise/file your census returns - do they go under the head of household, and if so, do you copy the census and also file it under his wife's maiden name? Apologies if this is confusing but I've decided to get organised and want to start off onn the right foot! I am also (Very slowly!) sorting the sources for my information which I neglected to do. Any help on this also appreciated. Also, how do people organise their photo's if you don't know dates - are these just stored at the front of each person's file?

Thanks in advance