Secrets of Tracing Your Ancestors by W. Daniel QuillenSecrets of Tracing Your Ancestors by W. Daniel Quillen

Secrets of Tracing Your Ancestors

byW. Daniel Quillen

Paperback | August 1, 2017

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There is no better book to get beginners started in America's top hobby: genealogy!

This new 8th edition is an easy-to-read guide to beginning genealogy. Quillen teaches the basics of getting started and guides readers through the tricks and techniques of professional genealogists, and best of all the book is filled with real-life examples from Dan's own searches over the years. Readers are pointed to the most current web sites and government records where information can be gleaned. Overlooked resources – such as military, family and church records – are identified and instructions for procuring and using them are included. Readers will also be treated to detailed suggestions on how to write an effective and interesting life history that will be treasured by the budding genealogist’s descendants. This revised edition has a new section on the Soundex system; new topics in Internet research, including new web sites; and more on immigration, naturalization, census and military records.
For 31 years, W. Daniel Quillen has been a professional writer specializing in travel and technical subjects. He teaches beginning genealogy courses to university students and working adults, and is a frequent lecturer in genealogy classes in the greater Denver area. Well-known for his popular Secrets of Tracing Your Ancestors, Dan is ...
Title:Secrets of Tracing Your AncestorsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:232 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:August 1, 2017Publisher:Open RoadLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1593602294

ISBN - 13:9781593602291

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