I have been doing family history research since the early 1970s. It has become my #1 hobby. I live 30 min. from the wonderful Family History Library in Salt Lake City, where access to many books and records is available.
USA records, especially AL, FL, GA, IL, NC, NY, OH, PA, SC, TN, VA.
Family History Library
"Over 2.4 million rolls of microfilmed genealogical records" from United States, Canada...
Salt Lake City,