Category - Books

Forensic Genealogy

If you really want to dig deep into your genealogy research and discover new things in documents and photos you’ve seen a million times, Forensic Genealogy by Colleen Fitzpatrick, Ph.D. is the...

Family Tree Magazine

  I treated myself to this magazine to see if it could help a seasoned genealogist like me to find new articles or evidence to help locate records for my research. It’s ok, but I already know...

How to Do Everything: Genealogy

Genealogy Book Club Recommendation:   Discover your genealogy using the latest methods Thoroughly revised to cover new tools, techniques, and data, How to Do Everything: Genealogy, Fourth...

Advanced Genealogy Research Techniques

Genealogy Book Club Recommendation   Break through brick walls in your genealogical research Learn how to use innovative methods to unearth hard-to-find ancestors. Advanced Genealogy Research...

The History of Virginia, in Four Parts

Genealogy Book Club Recommendation:   This book was written by Mr. Robert Beverly, a native and lifelong inhabitant of Virginia. It is written in four parts. The first part covers the history of...

In Search of Your British & Irish Roots

Genealogy Book Club Recommendation: Whether you conduct your research in person or by mail, this celebrated manual–now in its Fourth Edition–will guide you in finding your ancestors in...

Finding Your Hispanic Roots

Genealogy Book Club Recommendation: Finding Your Hispanic Roots is quite possibly the most useful manual on Hispanic ancestry ever published. Building on the previously published Tracing Your...

Genealogy: Family Tree Research Made Easy

Genealogy Book Club Recommendation: Genealogy: Family Tree Research Made Easy is a wonderfully comprehensive book on researching your family tree. Poppy Sure is a genealogy expert who has put...

Genealogy Online

Here’s a wonderful book from Elizabeth Crowe that I found very helpful in my genealogy research.  I currently have an older edition and I’m looking forward to purchasing the up-to...

Sicilian Genealogy and Heraldry

Sicilian Genealogy and Heraldry is a new book by one of Sicily’s foremost historians, Louis Mendola. He’s been consulted by the Vatican, the BBC, the New York Times, The History Channel...

Becoming an Accredited Genealogist

  Do you need help in completing all of your personal family history research? Are you curious about how a professional genealogical researcher makes a living? Do you want to understand the...

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics. It is the first...

Explore Your German Ancestry

The Family Tree German Genealogy Guide: How to Trace Your Germanic Ancestry in Europe I recently purchased this book on Kindle to help me locate my missing German ancestors. I’ve found a wealth...

Stories Of Ohio (The Ohioans of the Ice Age)

The first Ohio stories are part of the common story of the wonderful Ice Age, when a frozen deluge pushed down from the north, and covered a vast part of the earth’s surface with slowly moving...

Edward Rutherfurd on New York

Strangely, I suspect it was Viking ancestors who drew me to New York. For centuries my father’s family lived on Britain’s biggest tidal river, the Severn, on which there was a huge trade...