Using the FamilySearch Website (19 April 2013)


Wildcards improve your search results when you can know only some of the characters in a name or place. The unknown characters might be illegible on a record. Or perhaps a name was spelled in various ways. Wildcards broaden your search to account for these types of variations.

You can use these wildcards:

You can use both wildcards in the same search.

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