A Dictionary of Family History

The Genealogists' ABC
Product Number: EB00755637
Released: Mar 08, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781473892545
Publisher: Pen & Sword Books
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Description

An A-to-Z genealogy reference for those who want to research their family trees. Part encyclopedia, part dictionary, part almanac, this is a practical, easy-to-use reference, filled with thousands of fact-filled A-to-Z entries. You'll find: *definitions of genealogy terms *timelines *details of available archives and websites *advice on research methods *explanations of genealogical peculiarities and puzzles that would test the knowledge of even veteran researchers With an emphasis on families with ancestors from Great Britain, this book includes many intriguing historical tidbits, such as the mechanics of the first census. For those interested in family, local, and social history, it's both a useful tool and an enjoyable compendium.

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Author(s): Jonathan Scott
Original Publish Date: Feb 28, 2017

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