Ancestry researchers generally record information about a nuclear family on a family group sheet. The sheet documents the full names of the husband, the wife and their children, and it usually includes spaces for the dates and locations of births, marriages and deaths.Continue Reading
Husband and wife details appear at the top of the family group sheet. Their children's information follows in a numbered format. The process repeats for subsequent generations of individuals who marry and produce children.
The family group sheet apportions large genealogy projects into manageable tasks. Distributing family group sheets to interested family members may expedite the genealogical process.Learn more about Genealogy