A Sourcebook for Genealogical Research: Resources Alphabetically by Type and Location
Genealogists can sometimes require obscure resources when in search of information about ancestors. Tracking down records to complete a family tree can become laborious when the researcher doesn't know where to begin looking. Many of the best resources are maintained regionally or even locally, and aren’t widely known. This reference work serves as a guide to both beginning and experienced genealogy researchers. The sourcebook is easily accessible and usable, featuring approximately 270 entries on all aspects of genealogical research and family history compilation. The entries are listed alphabetically and cross-referenced so any researcher can quickly find the information he or she is seeking. Each state and each of the provinces of Canada has its own entry; other countries are listed under appropriate headings. The author also provides more than 700 addresses from all over the world so that the genealogist or general researcher may contact any one of these organizations to obtain specific information about particular births, deaths, marriages, or other life events in order to complete a family tree.
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The names of individuals have been followed by their ages , sex , country or
province of birth , religion , racial or ethnic origin , occu - pation , marital status ,
and education . There were some earlier censuses conducted in individual
of family members and their relationships , the reason for the indenture , and
possibly the original residence of the indentured person . These agreements , of
course , bound one individual to another for a set time as payment for some
The file for each individual gives the date and place of birth , marriage ( s ) , and
death , as well as family and conjugal ties with other individuals . Accessing the
PRDH Web - site permits the researcher to find a limited amount of information ...
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Stockwell (History of Information Storage and Retrieval ) here offers a collection of genealogy-related definitions and discussions, with subjects ranging from Ecuadorian genealogy to name ... Read full review