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The Resource Finding Grandma's European ancestors, By Stephen Szabados

Finding Grandma's European ancestors, By Stephen Szabados

Label
Finding Grandma's European ancestors
Title
Finding Grandma's European ancestors
Statement of responsibility
By Stephen Szabados
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The author draws from his genealogical research experiences to describe the resources that are available and how to use them to find out where your ancestors were born in Europe and then find records that list the names of your European ancestors"--Cover p.4
Cataloging source
BRL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Szabados, Stephen
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • European Americans
  • Genealogy
  • Archival resources
  • Electronic information resources
  • Online information services
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Europe
Target audience
adult
Label
Finding Grandma's European ancestors, By Stephen Szabados
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-127)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Where to start -- Step 1 : finding town names. Documents from the "old country" ; Interview relatives ; Marriage records ; Naturalization petitions ; Passenger manifests ; Social Security application ; Military records ; Employment records ; Death certificates ; Obituaries -- Step 2 : learn the history of the country and area -- Step 3 : gazetteers and maps. Using gazetteers ; Using maps -- Step 4 : finding ancestor records. Family History Center films and other databases ; Location of records in the "old country" ; German script and other alphabets ; Translating the records -- Desperate measures. Message boards ; Online family trees -- Appendix A: useful websites and books -- Appendix B: Old German handwriting chart -- Appendix C: other alphabets
Control code
ocn818645811
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
i, 130 pages
Isbn
9781468128451
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
929.1072 SZ12A ; GE-G ; GE1210SZABAD pav.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, facsimiles :
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 818645811
  • (Sirsi) 818645811
  • (OCoLC)818645811
Label
Finding Grandma's European ancestors, By Stephen Szabados
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-127)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Where to start -- Step 1 : finding town names. Documents from the "old country" ; Interview relatives ; Marriage records ; Naturalization petitions ; Passenger manifests ; Social Security application ; Military records ; Employment records ; Death certificates ; Obituaries -- Step 2 : learn the history of the country and area -- Step 3 : gazetteers and maps. Using gazetteers ; Using maps -- Step 4 : finding ancestor records. Family History Center films and other databases ; Location of records in the "old country" ; German script and other alphabets ; Translating the records -- Desperate measures. Message boards ; Online family trees -- Appendix A: useful websites and books -- Appendix B: Old German handwriting chart -- Appendix C: other alphabets
Control code
ocn818645811
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
i, 130 pages
Isbn
9781468128451
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
929.1072 SZ12A ; GE-G ; GE1210SZABAD pav.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, facsimiles :
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 818645811
  • (Sirsi) 818645811
  • (OCoLC)818645811

Library Locations

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      3440 S. Lee's Summit Road, Independence, MO, 64055, US
      39.055851 -94.391098
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