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Genealogy Project: Devise a Research Strategy

Parent Interview


The first place to start (as directed by your assignment) would be to interview at least one parent regarding family history.  I would recommend using the questions Mrs. Gaffney provided in the packet she handed out. If you are unable to locate the interview sheet it is available below.

Deciding which relative to interview.

Based on the conversation with your parents you need to decided which relative you would like to conduct an oral interview with. We recommend that you use the oral interview questions provided in the packet. If you have lost of misplaced this paper it is available below. 

Audio Recording Tips / Apps

Below is the tip sheet that Mr.McKeever created to help make recording the oral interview a bit easier. If you need any help with the software or any additional hardware for your recording please see Mr. McKeever in the library or email him -