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    Genealogy for the First Time: Research Your Family History (For the First Time) (Hardback) By (author) Laura Best

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    DescriptionOffers a basic introduction to the primary methods and sources used in genealogy work A comprehensive guide with everything you need to know Demonstrates research techniques Includes charts and checklists to help you get started Here's everything you need to know to start researching your family ancestry. Designed to inspire and encourage anyone interested in learning about his family background, this comprehensive guide offers a basic introduction to the primary methods and sources used in genealogy work. Begin by organizing and evaluating the information that is readily available to you, such as documents and photographs in your possession. Explore fundamental research techniques such as keeping a research log, interviewing relatives, making charts, citing sources, and using the Internet. Find out how to utilize more advanced methods to find information such as using census records, maps, cemeteries, church records, land, tax, and military records, early newspapers, immigration records and passenger lists, and naturalization and citizenship records. Suggestions are also included for preserving, displaying, and using your findings. Plenty of photographs, charts, and lists help you embark on your journey of discovery.


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    Title
    Genealogy for the First Time
    Subtitle
    Research Your Family History
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Laura Best
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 112
    Width: 223 mm
    Height: 261 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 685 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781402701092
    ISBN 10: 1402701098
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.6
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBTG
    DC22: 929.1
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: HIS000000, REF013000
    LC classification: CS16.B46 2
    Illustrations note
    illustrations (some colour)
    Publisher
    Sterling Publishing Co Inc
    Imprint name
    STERLING
    Publication date
    23 September 2004
    Publication City/Country
    New York