Sample Request Letter to Family
As you may know, I am gathering information about our family history. I am currently working on the
_______________ branch of the family, and I wonder if you could give me any information about them. In
particular, I am looking for
(short list of information that you need, such as names or birth dates of specific people)
I appreciate you taking the time to help me out. If you would like, I would be happy to send you the family
information that I have already collected for this branch.