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Tracing ancestors in Shetland

Alexander Sandison

Tracing ancestors in Shetland

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Published by The author, distributed by the Shetland Times in London, Lerwick .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Shetland (Scotland)
    • Subjects:
    • Shetland (Scotland) -- Genealogy.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Alexander Sandison.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCS477.S5 S25 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4482144M
      ISBN 100950619108
      LC Control Number79310633
      OCLC/WorldCa4288835

      Highland Ancestors. Highland family history research and how HFHS and this website can help. There are a number of books that serve as a good introduction to family history research in Scotland. Alwyn James, “Scottish Roots” (Edinburgh, ), and Kathleen B. Corey, “Tracing Your Scottish Ancestry” (Edinburgh, ; Baltimore, MD, USA.


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