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The surnames handbook : a guide to family name research in the 21st century

Author: Debbie Kennett; Derek Aubrey Palgrave
Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire : The History Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book provides a comprehensive guide to researching your surname. It will take you through the available resources both online and offline to enable you to understand the origins, meaning, evolution, frequency and distribution of your surname.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Debbie Kennett; Derek Aubrey Palgrave
ISBN: 9780752468624 0752468626
OCLC Number: 794707569
Description: 224 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Debbie Kennett ; foreword by Derek A. Palgrave.

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Every surname has its own story to tell, and a surname study is a natural complement to family history research. The Surnames Handbook provides a comprehensive guide to researching your surname using  Read more...

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I believe this handbook, which is a significant contribution to our understanding in this field, deserves not only our admiration and gratitude, but also a place on our bookshelves. -- Derek A. Read more...

 
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