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Quillen's Essentials of Genealogy #06: Tracing Your Irish & British Roots

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More than 20 percent of Americans are of Irish or British descent and W. Daniel Quillen offers special advice just for these do-it-yourself genealogists.

More than 63 million Americans claim Irish or British ancestry. And many of those millions are searching for their ancestral roots. Most won’t be able to trace back many generations before they have to “leap across the pond” in search of their ancestors, and Volume V in Quillen’s Essentials of Genealogy helps budding genealogists do just that. 

Topics addressed in the book include:

·      Where to find Irish and British records

·      How to access these records

·      How to use the Internet to help you in your search

·      Necessary preparations for a trip abroad to do research in these countries

·      Pitfalls and issues in obtaining such records

·      Research tips specifically geared for England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales

About the Author

W. Daniel Quillen has been practicing and teaching genealogy for more than 20 years. In addition to this title, he is the author of the following Cold Spring Press genealogy books: Secrets of Tracing Your Ancestors; The Troubleshooter's Guide to Do-It-Yourself Genealog; Quillen's Essentials of Genealogy (Vol. I): Mastering Online Genealogy; Quillen's Essentials of Genealogy (Vol. II): Mastering Immigration and Naturalization Records; Quillen's Essentials of Genealogy (Vol. III): Mastering Census and Military Records; Quillen's Essentials of Genealogy (Vol. IV): Tracing Your European Roots

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Cold Spring Press
Quillen, W. Daniel
REFERENCE / Genealogy
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Trade Paperback
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8.5 x 5.5 in

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