Showing 101–120 of 294 results

  • 395. Know Your Ancestors: A Guide to Genealogical Research

    $ 10.00

    By Ethel W. Williams, Ph. D. 1960. Hardbound. 313 pages. Condition: never circulated; dust jacket missing. ASIN : B0007GTFNU. This book was designed to provide a guide for family history classes and is based upon lectures given before the first class in 1958-1959.

  • 396. Editing Historical Documents: A Handbook of Practice

    $ 15.00

    By Michael E. Steven and Steven B. Burg. 1997. Paperback. 264 pages. Condition: Excellent; never circulated. ISBN: 0761989609. The handbook couples a lively, clearly written narrative of theory and practice with a selection of concrete examples drawn from the wisdom of generations of historical editors. The handbook is logically arranged and is readily accessible to…

  • 397. Trace Your Roots with DNA Using Genetic Tests to Explore Your Family Tree

    $ 15.00

    By Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak and Ann Turner. 2004. Paperback. 288 pages. Condition: Excellent; never circulated. ISBN: 1-59486-006-8. After a brief introduction to genealogy and genetics fundamentals, the authors explain the types of available testing, what kind of information the tests can provide, how to interpret the results, and how the tests work (it doesn't involve…

  • 398. Tips & Quips for the Family Historian

    $ 10.00

    By Elizabeth Shown Mills & Ruth Brossette Lennon.  2017.  Hardcover. 173 pages.  ISBN: 0-8063-2041-9 The sayings and writings found here are divided into no fewer than 86 categories relevant to genealogists. Categories from Analysis, Ethnic Research, and Genetic Genealogy, to the Internet, Land, and Names; and from Photographs, Plagiarism, and Proof, to Research, Sources, and…

  • 399. Reaching Back.

    $ 10.00

    A workbook for recording your life’s most meaningful moments to share with future generations. 1997. With a step-by-step interview process and advice for conducting your genealogical search, this book helps you discover your family’s history by giving you the framework for interviewing relatives and recording their memories. Author: Alice Chapin. Paperback, 151 pages. Condition: Good….

  • 400. Plugging Into Your Past.

    $ 10.00

    2006. How to find real family history records online. Step-by-step strategies for effectively using the revolutionary resources available at your fingertips, showing you how and where to find the most accurate data in the vast internet resources. Condition: Good. Library copy with library notations; never circulated.

  • 403. Web Publishing for Genealogy

    $ 5.00

    Compiled by Peter Christian. Over the past few years, genealogy websites have been proliferating at such an incredible rate that the Web now provides the best opportunities for locating source materials, contacting other researchers, sharing family information, and publishing the results of your research. Paperback, 73 pages. Condition: Good, but missing title page. Library copy…

  • 404. Online Roots.

    $ 15.00

    2003. How to Discover Your Family’s History and Heritage with the Power of the Internet.  Online Roots is a practical guide to making the Internet work for you, productively and effectively.  It will help you to access the accuracy of what you find and help you get the most out of the Internet. Author: Pamela…

  • 405. The Internet Directory.

    $ 5.00

    The guide with the most complete listings available.  Author: Eric Braun. 1993. Paperback, 704 pages. Condition: Good, but missing title page. Library copy with library notations; never circulated.

  • 406. The Guide to Family Search Online.

    $ 10.00

    By James L. Tanner. 2011. This volume provides detailed instructions on the content and organization of all the current FamilySearch websites. Heavily illustrated with screen-shots, the book makes it extremely easy to put into practice what one just learned in the book. 2011. Paperback, 361 pages. Condition: Good. Library copy with library notations; never circulated.

  • 407. Mayflower Increasings for Three Generations.

    $ 10.00

    By Susan E. Roser. 1989.  Accurate and reliable summary of all that is presently known about the passengers of the Mayflower for the first three generations in America – names, dates, places, spouses, children, etc. Paperback, 159 pages. Condition: Good, but missing title page. Library copy with library notations; never circulated.

  • 408. In Search of Your German Roots. Fourth Edition.

    $ 10.00

    A complete guide to tracing your ancestors in the Germanic areas of Europe.  Author: Angus Baxter. This updated edition is designed to help you trace your German ancestry; not only in Germany but in all the German-speaking areas of Europe, from the Baltic to the Crimea, from the Czech Republic to Belgium. Paperback, 116 pages….

  • 410. A German Regiment Among the French Auxiliary Troops of the American Revolutionary War

    $ 10.00

    H. A. Rattermann’s History, Edited by Don Heinrich Tolzmann.  Paperback, 57 pages. Condition: Good, but missing title page. Library copy with library notations; never circulated.

  • 411. Tax List of York County, 1779.

    $ 10.00

    Reprinted from Pennsylvania Archives.  Introduction by F. Edward Wright, Westminster, Maryland. Tax return data includes full name, houses, lots, negroes, and tax. Paperback, 159 pages. Condition: Good, but missing title page. Library copy with library notations; never circulated.

  • 413. Kinship. It’s All Relative

    $ 5.00

    By Jackie Smith Arnold.  In clear, practical terms it explains everything there is to know about kinship; about agnate and cognate kinship, collateral and fictive kinship, the kinship connection of orphans, foundlings, foster children, and adopted children. Everything! Paperback, 66 pages. Condition: Good, but missing title page. Library copy with library notations; never circulated.

  • 415. Early Church Records of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania.

    $ 15.00

    Author: F. Edward Wright. Records include Salem Church, Reformed Church Hummelstown, Shoop’s Reformed Church, Wenerich Reformed Church, Zion’s (Klingers) Church, Middleton Church, Fredericktown Church (Hummelstown), Hoffman Reformed Church, Lykens Valley Lower Church, Paxtang and Derry Churches, Fetterhoff’s (St. Peter’s) Lutheran & Reformed Church, and St. Paul’s Lutheran.  Paperback, 140 pages. Condition: Good, but missing title…

  • 416. Where to Look for Hard-to-Find German Speaking Ancestors.

    $ 15.00

    Authors: Bruce Brandt and Edward Reimer Brandt.  This volume is an alphabetical index of the surnames of every German-speaking individual who appears in thirteen authoritative histories–eleven of them written in German–that document the massive emigration of Germanic individuals to Eastern Europe. Paperback, 152 pages. Condition: Good, but missing title page. Library copy with library notations;…

  • 417. Finding Our Fathers. A Guidebook to Jewish Genealogy.

    $ 15.00

    Author: Dan Rottenberg.  Supplementing the “how-to” instructions is a guide to some 8,000 Jewish family names, giving the origins of the names, sources of information about each family, and the names of related families whose histories have been recorded. Other features included a country-by-country guide to tracing Jewish ancestors abroad, a list of Jewish family…

  • 418. Abstracts of Lancaster County Pennsylvania Wills, 1786-1820.

    $ 25.00

    These wills were abstracted under the auspices of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania in the early 1900s.  Paperback, 342 pages. Condition: Good, but missing title page. Library copy with library notations; never circulated.

  • 419. Cumberland County Pennsylvania Divorces, 1789-1860.

    $ 25.00

    Author: Eugene F. Throop.  In all, the histories of over 1,000 individuals are documented in this work. Paperback, 406 pages. Condition: Good, but missing title page. Library copy with library notations; never circulated.