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  • Ancestors in the Attic:  Making Family Memorabilia into History
    $33.00 Ancestors in the Attic: Making Family Memorabilia into History
    Format: Book Author: Karen Foy ISBN: 9780752464282 Year of publication: 2012 A guide to a fantastic and often overlooked resource to learning more about ancestors' everyday livesMuch family history focuses on digging...
  • Basic facts about: Descendant tracing
    $9.50 Basic facts about: Descendant tracing
    Format: BookAuthor: Tom WoodISBN: 1860061621 Year of publication: 2002Everyone has more living relatives than they know. When it comes to our living third cousins who share common descent with us from one set of our 2 x...
  • Basic record keeping for family historians
    $15.00 Basic record keeping for family historians
    Format: Book Author: Andrew Todd ISBN: 0948781084 Year of publication: 1991 Postage $4.00 Unique to the family history market - essential guidance for organising notes. Hundreds of practical recording hints - any missing...
  • Beginners Guide to tracing your roots
    $29.00 Beginners Guide to tracing your roots
    Format: BookAuthor: Diane MarelliISBN: 9781845281854 Year of publication: 2007Do you want to research your family history but don't know where to start? The best way to show you is to take you on a voyage of discovery …...
  • Birth and Baptism Records
    $12.00 Birth and Baptism Records
    Format: BookAuthor: Stuart A. RaymondISBN: 9781906280246 Year of publication: 2010Records of births/baptisms, marriages, and deaths/burals are vital sources for family historians. It is impossible to trace pedigrees...
  • Birth, Marriage & Death Records-A Guide for Family Historians
    $30.00 Birth, Marriage & Death Records-A Guide for Family Historians
    Format: Book Author: David Annal, Audrey Collins ISBN: 9781848845725 Year of publication: 2012 Postage $4.00 Birth, marriage and death records are an essential resource for family historians, and this handbook is an...
  • Census: the expert guide
    $40.00 Census: the expert guide
    Format: BookAuthor: Peter Christian & David AnnalISBN: 9781905615346 Year of publication: 2008A compelling, up to the minute guide to using the census in your family research. Written by a bestselling genealogy author...
  • Cracking the Code of Old Handwriting
    $11.00 Cracking the Code of Old Handwriting
    Book Postage $4.00 Sooner or later, family historians will come across a major obstacle in progressing their research - old handwriting can be difficult to resolve and this booklet is designed to overcome some of these...
  • Dating Twentieth Century Photographs
    $20.00 Dating Twentieth Century Photographs
    Book Postage $4.00 The successor guide to Dating Old Photographs by the same author concentrates on the understanding, identification and dating of Victorian photographs...
  • Easy Family History
    $22.00 Easy Family History
    Format: BookAuthor: David AnnalISBN: 1903365791 Year of publication: 2005The stress-free guide to starting your research This guide is for everyone interested in their ancestors whose research has not yet begun, or is in...
  • English Country House Explained
    $30.00 English Country House Explained
    Format: Small Item Author: Trevor Yorke ISBN: 9781846743016 Year of publication: 2012   England's country houses have never been more popular with visitors. Most are packed with masterpieces of art and antiques,...
  • Family Feuds: An introduction to Chancery Proceedings
    $20.00 Family Feuds: An introduction to Chancery Proceedings
    Format: Small Item Author: Susan T Moore ISBN: 9781860061639 Year of publication: 2003 The first part of this book explains to the reader why the records of the Court of Chancery and other equity courts are of use to the...
  • Family historians enquire within (Sixth Edition)
    $45.00 Family historians enquire within (Sixth Edition)
    Format:Large Book Postage: Large Item Author: Janet Few ISBN: 9781906280116 Year of publication: 2014 Beginning research into your ancestry is at first fairly straight-forward. But with ancestors doubling with each...
  • Family History Companion
    $20.00 Family History Companion
    Book Hundreds of family history terms at your fingertips. An easy-to-use A-Z guide for beginners and seasoned researchers alike Practical advice, tips and sources from the family history experts at The National...
  • Family History Companion - Record Book
    $20.00 Family History Companion - Record Book
    Compiled by Wendy Eldridge: A compact book for recording and reference for the genealogist. A4; softcover; 96 pp
  • Family History for Beginners
    $35.00 Family History for Beginners
    Format: BookAuthor: Karen FoyISBN: 9780752458380 Year of publication: 2011 Dabbling in family history is a pastime anyone of any age can enjoy but, although it is guaranteed to get you hooked once you start, the massive...
  • Family Journeys: stories in the National Archives of Australia
    $20.00 Family Journeys: stories in the National Archives of Australia
    Format: Small Item Author: National Archives of Australia ISBN: 9781920807603 Year of publication: 2008 Embark on family history journey... Family Journeys traces the histories of nine Australian families through records...
  • Finding Ancestors in Church Records-A Brief Guide to Resources
    $17.00 Finding Ancestors in Church Records-A Brief Guide to Resources
    Format: Book Author: Shauna Hicks ISBN: 9781921956126 Year of publication: 2012 Postage $4.00 This publication highlights the wealth of information that can be found in religious publications, church newspapers and...
  • Finding Out About Your Family History
    $10.00 Finding Out About Your Family History
    Format: BookAuthor: Kathy Chater & Simon FowlerISBN: 1860062024 Year of publication: 2006We all have ancestors. As millions of people are discovering, finding out about them is very satisfying. But it can be difficult to...
  • First Steps in Family History 5th edition
    $25.00 First Steps in Family History 5th edition
    Format: Small Item Author: Eve McLaughlin ISBN: 1853067725 Year of publication: 2002   Tracing your ancestors and drawing up family trees are becoming enjoyable interests for more and more people. With so many new...
  • Genealogical Research Directories 1994 to 2007
    $37.50 Genealogical Research Directories 1994 to 2007
    CD record Cumulative GRD 500,000 queries from 20,000 contributors Genealogical Research Directory 1994 - 2007 Entries from contributors with out-of-date addresses have been removed. All new postal and E-mail addresses...
  • Genealogical Research Directory 2007
    $10.00 Genealogical Research Directory 2007
    CD record Containing the surname, subject and one name queries. National and International names - the largest in the world published on CD. 70.000 research queries PC only - Windows...
  • Genealogy Jargon for Family Historians
    $15.00 Genealogy Jargon for Family Historians
    Format: BookAuthor: Stuart A. RaymondISBN: 1860061923 Year of publication: 2005 Postage $4.00This little booklet is intended as an aide-memoir for those about to set out on the family history trail. It defines many common...
  • Genealogy:  Essential Research Methods
    $35.00 Genealogy: Essential Research Methods
    Format: Book H/C Author: Helen Osborn ISBN: 9780709091974 Year of publication: 2012 This book is the ideal companion for anybody researching their family tree. It provides advice and inspiration on methods and...
  • Griffiths valuation - Starter Kit
    $7.00 Griffiths valuation - Starter Kit
    Book Compiled by the Irish Ancestry Group of the GSV to help you understand how to use the Griffiths Valuation of Ireland.
  • How Our Ancestors Died-A Guide for Family Historians
    $35.00 How Our Ancestors Died-A Guide for Family Historians
    Format: Large Book Author: Simon Wills ISBN: 9781781590386 Year of publication: 2013 What were the principal causes of death in the past? Could your ancestor have been affected? How was disease investigated and treated,...
  • How to Get the Most From Family Photographs
    $35.00 How to Get the Most From Family Photographs
    Book By Jayne Shrimpton.This comprehensive guide, in colour and illustrated with around 220 images, is essential reading for anyone researching their family pictures. This is the first book to cover inherited artworks -...
  • Hw 2 *t ur fmly hstry
    $33.00 Hw 2 *t ur fmly hstry
    Book "Where do I come from?" This must be the question asked by most children at some time during their first years. Everyone has ancestors - you may be trendy, sporty, funky and drop dead gorgeous, but what about your...
  • Internet Family History
    $15.00 Internet Family History
    Format: Booklet Author: Cora NumPostage: Small Item ISBN: 9780980437256 Year of publication: 2012 Internet Family History is designed to help the reader locate and use online family history resources. There is advice on...
  • Introducing Family History
    $28.00 Introducing Family History
    Book Every family has a history. Most of us know something about our parents and our grandparents. But there is usually much more information that could be discovered. That information can be fascinating, and often explains...
  • Ireland - Starter Kit
    $10.00 Ireland - Starter Kit
    Book Compiled by the Irish Ancestry Group of the GSV to help you understand how to begin researching your Irish ancestors.
  • It's Not All Online:  A Guide to Genealogy Sources Offline
    $15.00 It's Not All Online: A Guide to Genealogy Sources Offline
    Format: BookAuthor: Shauna HicksISBN: 978098087463 Year of publication: 2011 Postage $4.00 What are you missing out on? Most researchers these day use the internet extensively in their search for their ancestors but it...
  • Local historians glossary of words and terms
    $25.00 Local historians glossary of words and terms
    Book Inventories which accompany a will give a great deal of information about the deceased and his lifestyle. However, often the language or the meanings altered. Key documents in local history research may contain obsolete...
  • Marriage Law for Genealogists-the Definitive Guide
    $25.00 Marriage Law for Genealogists-the Definitive Guide
    Format: Small Item Author: Rebecca Probert ISBN: 9780956384713 Year of publication: 2012   The indispensable guide for all family historians tracing the marriages of their English and Welsh ancestors between 1600...
  • Marriage Records for Family Historians
    $15.00 Marriage Records for Family Historians
    Format: BookAuthor: Stuart A. RaymondISBN: 9781906280239 Year of publication: 2010 Records of births/baptisms, marriages, and deaths/burals are vital sources for family historians. It is impossible to trace pedigrees...
  • People Finder
    $25.00 People Finder
    Book HOW DO YOU FIND SOMEONE? The People Finder is the first popular guide for finding people you've lost touch with. Written in a friendly, accessible style with lots of practical examples of searches and personal stories,...
  • Pinning Your Family History
    $14.00 Pinning Your Family History
    Format:Small Book Postage: Small Item Author: Thomas MacEntee ISBN: 9781921956379 Year of publication: 2014 It seems that pinning sites are all the rage and are becoming more popular. Sites like Pinterest and others can...
  • Pitfalls and Possibilities in Family History Research
    $30.00 Pitfalls and Possibilities in Family History Research
    Format: CD Record (DVD sized Case) Author: Pauline M Litton ISBN: 9780955345012 Year of publication: 2010 (CD Version 2012) Based on a series of articles with the same title published in Family Tree Magazine, updated and...
  • Pitfalls in Family History
    $12.50 Pitfalls in Family History
    Format: Book Author: Graham Jaunay ISBN: 9781921956102 Year of publication: 2012 Postage $4.00 This booklet outlines some of the issues that throw up barriers to family history research. What is a pitfall? Look it up in...
  • Poor Law Records for Family Historians
    $18.00 Poor Law Records for Family Historians
    Book Postage $4.00 Poor Law Records are the most important records of a Parish after Parish Registers. Through them we can discover ancestors who were 'paupers' who were helped through the Poor Law as well as ancestors...
  • Preserving your family's oral history and stories
    $18.00 Preserving your family's oral history and stories
    Format:Small Book Postage: Small Item Author: Thomas MacEntee ISBN: 9781921956386 Year of publication: 2014 Many of us got our start in tracing and preserving our family history based on a story, perhaps one you heard...
  • Searching for Maryann: researching women ancestors in Australia
    $6.60 Searching for Maryann: researching women ancestors in Australia
    Book In order to give some depth to the portraits of our women ancestors, this book offers a methodical approach to researching a variety of record sources. It includes a State-by-State survey of published material and...
  • Shipping and Migration Research on the Internet
    $15.00 Shipping and Migration Research on the Internet
    Format: BookAuthor: Cora NumISBN: 9780980437225 Year of publication: 2012 Postage $4.00 Shipping and Migration Research on the Internet is suitable for both beginners and experienced researchers. Use it to start your...
  • Smart Family History
    $22.00 Smart Family History
    Format: BookAuthor: Geoff SwinfieldISBN: 9781903365809 Year of publication: 2006The National Archives' new, intermediate-level guide full of time-saving tips and proven techniques to help you discover even more This is a...
  • Social Media For Family Historians
    $24.00 Social Media For Family Historians
    Format: BookAuthor: Carole RileyISBN: 9780980776096 Year of publication: 2010 The internet allows us to interact in ways we have never had before. We can find friends and relatives; stay in touch with them; share news,...
  • Sources for Local Historians
    $50.00 Sources for Local Historians
    Book by Paul Carter & Kate Thompson This book introduces the reader to the enormous range of documents available for the local and family historian, many of them underused, indifferently catalogued and some possibly...
  • Surnames Handbook
    $35.00 Surnames Handbook
    Format: Book Author: Debbie Kennett ISBN: 9780752468624 Year of publication: 2012 Every surname has its own story to tell, and a surname study is a natural complement to family history research. The study of surnames has...
  • Title Deeds for Family Historians
    $15.00 Title Deeds for Family Historians
    Format: Book Author: Tim Wormleighton ISBN: 9781906280352 Year of publication: 2012 Postage $4.00 Title deeds represent one of the largest groups of historical  documents preserved in hundreds of archive...
  • Tracing Your Ancestors Through Death Records-A Guide for Family Historians
    $30.00 Tracing Your Ancestors Through Death Records-A Guide for Family Historians
    Format: Book Author: Celia Heritage ISBN: 97818488847842 Year of publication: 2013 Postage $4.00 Of all family history sources, death records are probably the least used by researchers. They are, however, frequently the...
  • Tracing Your Ancestors' Childhood
    $35.00 Tracing Your Ancestors' Childhood
    Format: Large Book Author: Sue Wilkes ISBN: 9781781591666 Year of publication: 2013 Every family historian has child ancestors, and childhood experiences and records are an essential aspect of research into a past life...
  • Tracing Your Ancestors-A Guide for Family Historians
    $25.00 Tracing Your Ancestors-A Guide for Family Historians
    Format: BookAuthor: Simon FowlerISBN: 9781844159482 Year of publication: 2011 This accessible, well-organized, easy-to-use beginners’ guide to the world of family history is essential reading for anyone who wants...
  • Tracing Your Family History
    $25.00 Tracing Your Family History
    Book Both practical and entertaining, Need to Know? Tracing Your Family History is the essential beginner’s guide to unravelling the mystery of your family’s origins. With invaluable tips, advice and information...
  • Tracing Your Family History on the Internet
    $40.00 Tracing Your Family History on the Internet
    Book The internet is revolutionizing family history research. Every day new records and resources are placed online and new methods of sharing research and communicating across cyberspace become available. Never before has...
  • Tracing Your Northern Ancestors
    $35.00 Tracing Your Northern Ancestors
    Format: Small Item Author: Keith Gregson ISBN: 9781844155972 Year of publication: 2007 Comprehensive introduction to researching northern ancestors Covers Northumberland, Tyneside, Durham, Wearside, Tees Valley,...
  • Tracing Your Police Ancestors
    $35.00 Tracing Your Police Ancestors
    Book Tracing Your Police Ancestors will help you locate and research officers who served in any of the police forces of England and Wales from the creation of the Metropolitan Police by Sir Robert Peel in 1829. Assuming...
  • Tracing Your Railway Ancestors
    $35.00 Tracing Your Railway Ancestors
    Book Di Drummond's concise and informative guide to Britain's railways will be absorbing reading for anyone who wants to learn about the history of the industry and for family history researchers who want to find out about...
  • Tracing Your Rural Ancestors-A Guide for Family Historians
    $30.00 Tracing Your Rural Ancestors-A Guide for Family Historians
    Format: Book Author: Postage: Small Item ISBN: Year of publication: Many family historians will come across direct links to ancestors who lived and worked in the countryside as farmers, labourers, landowners, village...
  • Tracing Your Shipbuilding Ancestors
    $30.00 Tracing Your Shipbuilding Ancestors
    Book Anthony Burton's concise and informative guide to British shipbuilding will be absorbing reading for anyone who wants to learn about its history or find out about the life of a shipbuilder and his family. In a clear...
  • Tracing Your Textile  Ancestors
    $35.00 Tracing Your Textile Ancestors
    Book Vivien Teasdale's concise and informative guide to the textile industry will be absorbing reading for anyone who wants to learn about its history or to research the career of an ancestor who was a textile worker. In...
  • Trove-Discover Genealogy Treasure in the National Library of Australia
    $16.00 Trove-Discover Genealogy Treasure in the National Library of Australia
    Format: Book Author: Shauna Hicks ISBN: 9780980874600 Year of publication: 2012 Postage $4.00 As a regular presenter at genealogy expos and seminars I am constantly surprised by the number of people who don't know or...
  • Understanding Documents for Genealogy and Local History
    $45.00 Understanding Documents for Genealogy and Local History
    Format: Large Book Postage: Large Item Author: Bruce Durie ISBN: 9780752464640 Year of publication: 2013 Genealogists and local historians have probably seen every birth, marriage, death and census record available, and...
  • Women's Lives:  Researching Women's Social History 1800-1939
    $35.00 Women's Lives: Researching Women's Social History 1800-1939
    Book Postage $8.00 Women’s lives have traditionally gone unrecorded in history. But housewives, factory girls and servants all had their own distinctive voices, and, if you know where to look, there are plenty of...
  • Writing and Publishing Your Family History
    $15.50 Writing and Publishing Your Family History
    Book It is said that everyone has one good book in them and many family historians are trying to find theirs. This guide will assist you achieve that goal. From design and publication elements to writing tips. A...
  • Your Family History Archives: A Brief Introduction
    $11.00 Your Family History Archives: A Brief Introduction
    Book 'Your Family History Archives' is a brief introduction to the basics of recording, organising and caring for family archives and what to do to ensure the collection is not lost to future generations of family and...
  • Your Family Reunion: How to Plan It, Organize It and Enjoy It
    $30.00 Your Family Reunion: How to Plan It, Organize It and Enjoy It
    Book Every type of family get-together, from the casual backyard barbecue to a weekend camping trip, to a week-long deluxe cruise, can become a 'family reunion'. The keys to a successful event, however are to plan and...

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