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*Use the information to locate census, christening, marriage and land records.  
 
*Use the information to locate census, christening, marriage and land records.  
 
*Use the occupations to find employment or military records  
 
*Use the occupations to find employment or military records  
=== I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now? ===
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=== I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now? ===  
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*Consult the [[Arkansas Record Finder]] to search other records
 
*Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name
 
*Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name
 
*Collect entries for every person who has the same surname.  This list can help you identify possible relations that can be verified by records
 
*Collect entries for every person who has the same surname.  This list can help you identify possible relations that can be verified by records
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*Standard spelling of names typically did not exist. Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images   
 
*Standard spelling of names typically did not exist. Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images   
 
*Remember that sometimes individuals went by [http://usgenweb.org/research/nicknames.html nicknames] or alternated between using first and middle names
 
*Remember that sometimes individuals went by [http://usgenweb.org/research/nicknames.html nicknames] or alternated between using first and middle names
*Consult the [[Arkansas Record Finder]] to find other records
      
== Known Issues With This Collection  ==
 
== Known Issues With This Collection  ==
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