Are you a new user of Footnote.com? There's now a special page for beginners.
View it here, and see these sections:
-- Discover who you are: Find and organize your family history
-- Discover through history: See Footnote's documents online.
-- Start by searching for your name among the 63 million-plus documents.
-- Are you related? Start a Footnote ancestor page for your family.
-- What do others know? Share the page you've created at Footnote on Facebook.
There's new Footnote content to search:
-- Naturalization Records: Ohio, New York, Pennsylvania
-- City Directories: Des Moines, Indianapolis
-- Civil War Union Soldier Service Records: Nebraska, Arkansas, Colored Troops
-- Homestead Records: Nebraska
-- Texas Death Certificates: more than 3 million images
-- Final Payment Vouchers Index for Military Pensions, 1818-1864
And do check out the new enhanced image viewer.