The Oxford Guide to Family HistoryUnknown - 2002
Leading family historian David Hey offers practical guidance on how to trace family origins through the basics of research - how to get started, where to find records, and how to decipher early styles of handwriting. He also uses social history to suggest where to begin this search: such as inthe networks of kinship and inheritance, and the stability or mobility of certain families. Containing more than a hundred black and white illustrations showing family groups, houses, monuments, archive records, and family trees, this book is essential reading for anyone interested in tracing theirlineage.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2002
Branch Call Number: 929/.1/072/Hey 359401 1
Characteristics: ix, 246 p. : ill., maps
Alternative Title: Family history