Tracing Your Ancestors’ Lives

Tracing Your Ancestors’ Lives by Barbara J. Starmans Review I think I have read two or three of these Tracing Your Ancestors’ series.  This one is the best I think, so far.  I have three more of these books lined up to read.  The information in this is very engaging and very helpful in giving…

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A Dictionary of Family History

A Dictionary of Family History: The Genealogists’ ABC by Jonathan Scott Review ♣♣♣♣   This is exactly as it says, a dictionary. However, it covers a bit more than a normal dictionary would. In some of the entries there are tips and clues of how to navigate the looked up entry. For example, if you…

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Tracing Your Pre-Victorian Ancestors

Tracing Your Pre-Victorian Ancestors by John Wintrip Review ♣♣♣♣♣ I found this book to be an invaluable source of information for looking for my family History in England.  I am in the process of searching several of my family lines.  One in particular had me stumped at 1839 for a long time.  I was able…

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Tracing Your Twentieth Century Ancestors

Tracing your Twentieth Century Ancestors by Karen Bali Review ♣♣♣♣ For anyone looking to find their UK relatives in the recent past, this is great start. If you are a beginner this is a perfect book, or if you have a little experience in genealogy, but are an American like myself, there are some helpful…

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