In Search of Your Confederate Ancestors by J. H. SegarsIn Search of Your Confederate Ancestors by J. H. Segars

In Search of Your Confederate Ancestors

byJ. H. Segars

Paperback | February 6, 2009

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This easy-to-use guide is essential to researchers and genealogists pursuing their family histories within the Confederate military. Complete with detailed lists of various heritage websites and valuable information to help any novice or seasoned genealogist trace a family's past, In Search of Your Confederate Ancestors also provides battlefield information, archives on Confederate state with record holdings, and sources of the conflict between the North and South. The guide is a superb reference work for all genealogists and makes any quest for Southern soldier roots a thorough and successful one.

The Civil War and its many complexities have fascinated J. H. Segars throughout his life. Born in Eatonton, Georgia, in 1949, he has held numerous volunteer and teaching positions at historical organizations. In addition to educating others about the intricacies of the Civil War, Mr. Segars is also involved in a number of organizations. He holds memberships in the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Sigma Nu Fraternity, the University of Georgia Alumni Association, and a number of other historical associations. At his leisure, Mr. Segars gives numerous presentations for historical societies and adult education groups throughout Georgia. He is also the founding president of the Northeast Georgia Civil War Round Table.

Mr. Segars earned an A.B. from West Georgia College and an M.Ed. from the University of Georgia. From 1994 to 1998, Segars held the position of senior editor for the Journal of Confederate History Book Series, published by Southern Heritage Press of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. During this time, he worked closely with Dr. John McGlone, the...
Title:In Search of Your Confederate AncestorsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:136 pages, 9 × 6 × 1 inPublished:February 6, 2009Publisher:Pelican PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1589805283

ISBN - 13:9781589805286

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