Using Labor Union Records in Genealogy Research

If your ancestor was a career blue-collar worker, there is a 1 in 3 chance they belonged to a union.

Clues can be discovered in the census, military records, naturalization documents and more. Learn how to find and use resources like non-population schedules, union newsletters, and even the memorabilia you may have stored in a box at home to discover a new wellspring of information about your industrious ancestors. We will also cover how to locate resources that may help shine a little more light on your farmer ancestors.