There has been an explosion of interest in genealogy since the release of census data on the Internet. Now, with access to a home computer, you can easily search for your ancestors - this book shows you how. Now extended and updated to include a crucial chapter on websites, "How to Write your Family History" will appeal to genealogists of all levels of experience. Specifically designed to help readers make a better job of writing, illustrating, and putting their family history into printed form, this book is an indispensable aid in not only tracing your ancestors but making sense - to family and friends - of the results of your search. This is an extended and updated edition of "How to Write a Family History" first published in 1989.
The late Terrick FitzHugh was the author of the classic and hugely popular Dictionary of Genealogy, The co-author of the current book is his cousin Henry Fitzhugh, a dedicated Internet gonealogist.