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The complete idiot's guide to genealogy, by Christine Rose and Kay Germain Ingalls

Label
The complete idiot's guide to genealogy
Title
The complete idiot's guide to genealogy
Statement of responsibility
by Christine Rose and Kay Germain Ingalls
Title variation
  • Complete idiot's guide
  • Genealogy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The next best thing to a personal genealogist, this guide gives you all the knowledge to trace your heritage, and sort through the vast amount of information online, in family scrapbooks, in libraries, and at courthouses
Cataloging source
OJ4
Dewey number
929.1072/073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CS16
LC item number
.R66 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Label
The complete idiot's guide to genealogy, by Christine Rose and Kay Germain Ingalls
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [373]-377) and index
Contents
Who are you? Why genealogy? ; Start with Mom and Dad ; You're hooked-- now what? ; Keeping track of what you find -- Finding the trail. The Internet: online any time ; Kissin' kin: how to find them ; A rose by any other name ; Getting the most from libraries ; Your family's hometown -- Following the trail. Have you done your homework? ; Making sense of the census ; Researching African American families ; Corresponding effectively -- In your ancestors' footsteps. A little traveling music, please ; Courthouses: gateway to the past ; A picnic in the cemetery ; More than news in the newspaper ; Did great-grandpa carry a rifle? -- Making sense of it all. Order out of chaos ; Keeping records right ; Gaining historical perspective ; Resolving discrepancies -- Expanding your horizon. Spending your money wisely ; After the basics-- what?
Control code
5551809
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxii, 410 p.
Isbn
9781615641567
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011936774
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn777972044
  • (OCoLC)777972044
Label
The complete idiot's guide to genealogy, by Christine Rose and Kay Germain Ingalls
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [373]-377) and index
Contents
Who are you? Why genealogy? ; Start with Mom and Dad ; You're hooked-- now what? ; Keeping track of what you find -- Finding the trail. The Internet: online any time ; Kissin' kin: how to find them ; A rose by any other name ; Getting the most from libraries ; Your family's hometown -- Following the trail. Have you done your homework? ; Making sense of the census ; Researching African American families ; Corresponding effectively -- In your ancestors' footsteps. A little traveling music, please ; Courthouses: gateway to the past ; A picnic in the cemetery ; More than news in the newspaper ; Did great-grandpa carry a rifle? -- Making sense of it all. Order out of chaos ; Keeping records right ; Gaining historical perspective ; Resolving discrepancies -- Expanding your horizon. Spending your money wisely ; After the basics-- what?
Control code
5551809
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxii, 410 p.
Isbn
9781615641567
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011936774
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn777972044
  • (OCoLC)777972044

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