A successful guide book for New York research cautioned genealogists about the lack of vital records, gaps in the deeds and wills, and difficulty in finding church records. Then suggested that "if you want research success you should skip New York altogether and choose another pedigree line!" Skip New York? NO! There are more records for New York ancestors than you may live long enough to search. Break your losing streak: if you have a New York lineage, you need this 2-session class!