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The Surnames Handbook

By Debbie Kennett

9780752468624

ISBN: 9780752468624

Published: 01-10-2012


The Surnames Handbook

By Debbie Kennett

ISBN: 9780752468624

Published: 01-10-2012

About This Book

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 been revolutionised in the last decade with the increasing availability of online resources, and it is now easier than ever before to explore the history, evolution, distribution and meaning of your family name. The Surnames Handbook provides a comprehensive guide to researching your surname using genealogical methods in conjunction with the latest advances in DNA testing and surname mapping. The book explores the key resources that are used to study a surname and is packed with links to relevant websites giving you everything you need to research your surname in one compact volume.

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