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Bibliography and Suggested Books

The bibliography below lists books that we consulted while creating our Genealogy "How-To" Guide. Below the Bibliography is a second group of books that we came across in our research, and believe may be helpful to you as you search for your ancestors.

Bibliography

Bentley, Elizabeth Petty. The Genealogist's Address Book. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., 1993.

Berry, Ellen Thomas and Berry, David Allen. Our Quaker Ancestors, Finding Them in Quaker Records. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., 1987.

Blockson, Charles L. Black Genealogy. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Black Classic Press, 1977.

Byers, Paula K., ed. Hispanic American Genealogical Sourcebook. Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research, Inc., 1955.

Canadian National Archives. Tracing Your Ancestors in Canada. Minister of Supply and Services Canada, 1993.

Colletta, John P. They Came in Ships: A Guide to Finding Your Immigrant Ancestor's Arrival Record. Salt Lake City, UT: Ancestry Publishing, 1993.

Crandall, Dr. Ralph. Shaking Your Family Tree. Dublin, New Hampshire: Yankee Publishing, Inc., 1986

Croom, Emily Anne. Unpuzzling Your Past. 2nd ed. Crozet, VA: Betterway Publications, Inc., 1989.

Daniels, Roger. Coming to America: A History of Immigration and Ethnicity in American Life. Princeton, NJ: HarperCollinsPublishers, 1990.

Dollarhide, William. Lecture Notes -- Finding Living Relatives. California Genealogical Society Family History Faire, April 16, 1994, San Francisco, CA.

Encyclopedia Americana. International Edition, 1993. "United States -- Population Origins," by Rowland Berthoff.

Encyclopedia Americana. International Edition, 1993. "United States -- Population and Growth Characteristics," by Barbara and Bernard Okun.

Encyclopedia Americana. International Edition, 1993. "Immigration," by Franklin D. Scott.

Everton's Genealogical Helper. 1994 edition. Logan, Utah: The Everton Publishers, Inc., 1994.

Family History Library. Research Outline: United States. Salt Lake City: Corporation of the President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1988.

Family History Library. Research Outline: Tracing Immigrant Origins. Salt Lake City: Corporation of the President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1992.

Gilfond, Henry. Genealogy: How to Find Your Roots. New York: Franklin Watts, 1978

Greenwood, Val D. The Researcher's Guide to American Genealogy. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1990.

The Handy Book for Genealogists. 8th ed. Logan, Utah: The Everton Publishers, Inc., 1991.

Hilton, Suzanne. Who Do You Think You Are? Philadelphia: The Westminster Press, 1976.

Hudson, Winthrop S. Religion in America. 3rd ed. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1981.

Hughes, Jonathan. American Economic History. 3rd ed. HarperCollinsPublishers, 1990.

Jonas, Susan, ed., Ellis Island: Echoes from a Nation's Past. Aperture Foundation, Inc., 1989.

Kantor, Andrew, "Internet: The Undiscovered Country," PC Magazine, volume 13 (March 15, 1994): page 116.

Kemp, Thomas. International Vital Records Handbook. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1993.

Miller, Olga K. Migration, Emigration, and Immigration. Volumes 1 and 2. Logan, UT: Everton Publishers, Inc., 1981

National Archives and Records Administration. Military Service Records in the National Archives of the United States. Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office, 1985.

National Archives and Records Administration. Using Records in the National Archives for Genealogical Research. Washington, D.C.: National Archives, 1990.

National Archives Trust Fund Board. Guide to Genealogical Research in the National Archives. Washington, DC: NATF, 1985.

Olmstead, Clifton E. History of Religion in the United States. Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1960.

Smith, Jessie Carney, ed. Ethnic Genealogy: A Research Guide. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1983.

Taylor, Philip. The Distant Magnet. New York: Harper, 1971.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Where to Write for Vital Records. Hyattsville, MD: Government Printing Office, March, 1993.

Vandagriff, G.G. Voices in Your Blood. Kansas City: Andrews and Mc Meel, 1993.

Westin, Jeane Eddy. Finding Your Roots. New York: Ballantine Books, 1978.

Wolfman, Ira. Do People Grow on Family Trees? New York, NY: Workman Publishing Co., Inc., 1991.

Chambers, Valerie N. The Genealogical Helper. Logan, UT: The Everton Publishers, Inc., 6 issues per year.

Suggested Works

American Genealogical Research Institute Staff. How to Trace Your Family Tree. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1973

Arnold, Jackie Smith. Kinship: It's all Relative. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1994.

Arthur, Stephen and Julia. Your Life and Times. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1994.

Baxter, Angus. In Search of Your British & Irish Roots: A Complete Guide to Tracing Your English, Welsh, Scottish & Irish Ancestors. 3rd ed. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1991.

Baxter, Angus. In Search of your European Roots: A Complete Guide to Tracing Your Ancestors in Every Country in Europe. 2nd ed. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1994.

Baxter, Angus. In Search of Your German Roots: A Complete Guide to Tracing Your Ancestors in the Germanic Areas of Europe. 3rd ed. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1994.

Baxter, Angus. In Search of Your Roots: A Guide for Canadians Seeking Their Ancestors. Toronto, Ontario: Macmillan of Canada, 1984.

Bentley, Elizabeth Petty. County Courthouse Book. 3rd ed. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1995.

Bentley, Elizabeth Petty. Directory of Family Associations. 1993-1994 ed. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1993.

Carroll, F. Michael. Portrait of My Family. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., [n.d.].

Chorzempa, Rosemary A. Polish Roots. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1993.

Colletta, John Philip. Finding Italian Roots: The Complete Guide for Americans. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1993.

Cory, Kathleen B. Tracing your Scottish Ancestry. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1993.

Davenport, Robert R. Hereditary Society Bluebook. 1994 ed. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1994.

Doane, Gilbert H. and Bell, Jane B. Searching for Your Ancestors: The How and Why of Genealogy. 5th ed. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 1980.

Dollarhide, William. Genealogy Starter Kit. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1994.

Dollarhide, William. Managing a Genealogical Project. rev. ed. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1991.

Epperson, Gwenn F. New Netherland Roots. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1994.

Everton, George B., Jr. and Hall, Joseph, editor. The New and Improved How To Book for Genealogists. 8th ed. Logan, UT: The Everton Publishers, Inc., 1986.

Falley, Margaret D. Irish and Scotch-Irish Ancestral Research. 2 vols. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1988.

Filby, P. William. A Bibliography of American County Histories. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1987.

Grenham, John. Tracing Your Irish Ancestors. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1993.

Gunderson, Ted L. How to Locate Anyone Anywhere Without Leaving Home. New York: E.P. Dutton, 1989.

Johnson, Richard S. How to Locate Anyone Who is or Has Been in the Military: Armed Forces Locator Directory. 5th ed. Burlington, N.C.: MIE Publishing, 1993.

Kurzweil, Arthur. From Generation to Generation: How to Trace Your Jewish Genealogy and Personal History. New York: William Morrow and Co., Inc., 1980.

Lackey, Richard S. Cite Your Sources: A Manual for Documenting Family Histories and Genealogical Records. University of Mississippi Press, 1990.

Meyer, Mary Keysor. Meyer's Directory of Genealogical Societies in the USA and Canada. Mt. Airy, MD: Libra Publications, 1990.

Moody, David. Scottish Family History. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1990.

Nelson-Anderson, Danette L., R.N., B.S.N. and Waters, Cynthia V. Genetic Connections: A Guide to Documenting Your Individual and Family Health History. Washington, Missouri: Sonters Publishing, 1995.

Pelling, George. Beginning Your Family History in Great Britain. 4th ed., rev. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1989.

Platt, Lyman D., Ph.D. Hispanic Surnames and Family History. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1996.

Reid, Judith Prowse. Genealogical Research in England's Public Record Office: A Guide for North Americans. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1996.

Rottenberg, Dan. Finding Our Fathers: A Guidebook to Jewish Genealogy. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1986.

Rowlands, John, ed. Welsh Family History: A Guide to Research. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1994.

Smith, Elsdon C. American Surnames. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1994.

Stryker-Rodda, Harriet. Understanding Colonial Handwriting. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1986.

Szucs, Lorretto Dennis and Luebking, Sandra Hargreaves. The Archives: A Guide to the National Archives Field Branches. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, Inc., 1988.

Tepper, Michael. American Passenger Arrival Records: A Guide to the Records of Immigrants Arriving at American Ports by Sail and Steam. Rev. ed. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1993.

Thorndale, William and Dollarhide, William. Map Guide to the U.S. Federal Censuses, 1790-1920. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc., 1987.

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