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Family Tree Detective: Tracing Your Ancestors in England and Wales [Paperback]

by Colin D. Rogers
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February 15, 1998 0719052130 978-0719052132 3rd
Welcomed worldwide on its first publication, this practical and lively guide for the amateur genealogist has now been fully revised and updated. The new material includes a section on medieval genealogy which targets the increasing numbers of family historians who have reached back as far as the sixteenth century and wish to go further. Heraldry is introduced for the first time. There is detail on the location and genealogical content of military records and the records of Poor Law Unions and their workhouses. Details are also included of the latest changes to the location and cost of civil registration sources. A problem-solving manual rather than a simple how-to guide, The family tree detective explains what to do when the usual methods fail and provides invaluable assistance for those without access to London’s vast resources of genealogical information.

Product Details

  • Paperback: 180 pages
  • Publisher: Manchester University Press; 3rd edition (February 15, 1998)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0719052130
  • ISBN-13: 978-0719052132
  • Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 5.3 x 0.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12.6 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #6,295,415 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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5.0 out of 5 stars A "working" book March 1, 2009
By Lisa S
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This book is exactly as described. It is not a story about the author's tracing his own genealogy. The author tells you what resources exist and how to find them and use them. Very, very helpful to those with roots in England and are just starting to research them. The few anecdotes included only add to your knowledge. Covers 16th century and forward.
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3.0 out of 5 stars A March 12, 2013
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Have fun Starting your tree. I added this book to my library after 20 years. Get Started today and have fun.
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