This one-stop practical guide will show you how to discover and record the history of your family. To make your progress easier, it comes in a handy format with colour photos and expert advice throughout.
Both practical and entertaining, Need to Know? Tracing Your Family History is the essential beginner’s guide to unravelling the mystery of your family’s origins.
With invaluable tips, advice and information from professional genealogist Anthony Adolph, navigating your way through the wealth of governmental, religious and more obscure records available will suddenly seem manageable.
With particular emphasis on the Internet as an indispensable resource that can be your main starting point or help further your research, this book manages to simplify what can be a very intricate process, making it both highly enjoyable and ultimately rewarding and illuminating.
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Reviews for Collins Tracing Your Family History:
‘Definitive advice for anyone interested in tracing their family’s past.’ Family Tree Magazine.
‘…the information is superb.’ Ancestors.
‘The overriding feeling about this book is that it is bending over backwards to try and assist researchers, providing answers by almost pre-empting the questions.’ Your Family Tree.
‘Enthusiasm and quirky knowledge (that) makes this book stand out.’ Family History Monthly.From the Back Cover:
'Collins Tracing Your Family History' is an authoritative, in-depth and accessible guide to tracing your ancestors. Written by genealogy expert Anthony Adolph, this book takes you step-by-step through the challenging, intriguing and rewarding process of discovering your family's past.
Covers the basic starting points for complete beginners, through to invaluable hints for taking your research further and how to unlock your search when the trail goes cold.
Totally up-to-date, it includes advice on all the latest technology and internet resources available to the amateur genealogist.
Unique in its recognition of the increasingly multi-racial nature of modern British ancestry.
Brings the past to life through vivid stories of real people living real lives.
Provides a one-stop reference for all the contacts and addresses you will need.
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Book Description Harpercollins Reference, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 7235453
Book Description Harpercollins Reference, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0007235453