3 Underutilized Records to Locate Next-of-Kin


Discover 3 resources that can be invaluable puzzle pieces for reconstructing families and properly accounting for hard-to-find next-of-kin.

If you have ever had to locate unknown next-of-kin for a legal matter, you may appreciate how difficult it can be. Often, out-of-the-box thinking is required to piece together the disparate information needed to accurately reconstruct a family.

Download this white paper to explore 3 types of records that can be useful for achieving your research goal, but are sometimes overlooked because they are not the easiest documents to obtain or may not be widely known. You'll learn the benefits of each and how to obtain:

  • Social Security Applications (Form SS-5)
  • Military Draft Records
  • Birth Indices