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A brick wall in genealogy is a question we cannot answer or an ancestor we cannot research past. It means we have encountered an obstacle that hinders forward progress in research. Fortunately, many tried-and-true methods are at your disposal to break through brick walls. The best, field-tested strategies are all ACTIVE, not PASSIVE. The most successful are ways to either actively think your way through a genealogy problem or actively plan your way through.
Brick Wall Buster Cards System
Do you have a complex genealogy problem that has you feeling overwhelmed and disorganized? The Brick Wall Buster Cards system teaches you how to master the “thought chaos” caused by all that information swirling around in your mind. All you have to do is interact with the research in a new way and engage in activities that transform you from a (passive) data reader/collector into an (active) data user/thinker. By following the directions on the kit's prompt cards, you'll organize and simplify your research data so you can see and manipulate it. You'll find new connections, resolve conflicts, and brainstorm your way to find missing information. Plus, the system guides you step by step, at your own pace, through the many different methods needed to break down your brick walls.
is a systematic way for you to ACTIVELY:
VISUALIZE YOUR TARGET ANCESTOR'S LIFE FACTS AND TIMELINE
DEVELOP YOUR RESEARCH GOALS
BRAINSTORM THROUGH BRICK WALL PROBLEMS