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

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
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
929/.1072073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • CS16
  • CS16
LC item number
  • .R66 2005
  • .R66 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Label
The complete idiot's guide to genealogy, by Christine Rose and Kay Germain Ingalls
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-378) 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 ; DNA--Why the hype? -- After the basics-- what?
Control code
sky246343485
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxii, 410 p.
Isbn
9781615641567
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/isbnType
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011936774
Other physical details
ill.

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    2360 Caniff, Hamtramck, MI, 48212, US

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