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Genealogy and the law : a guide to legal sources for the family historian / by Kay Haviland Freilich and William B. Freilich.

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  • 4 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Series Information

Special topics series (National Genealogical Society) ; no. 114.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville INDIANA 929.1 FREILICH (Text) 34706001480617 Genealogy Reference -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola LOCAL HIS & GEN 929.1 FRE (Text) 33118000176440 Reference: Local History Collection Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLG 929 F864GE (Text) 00000106758543 Genealogy book In process -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon HER 929.1 FRE (Text) 34330512914301 Heritage Center - New Book Shelf Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield IC 929.1 Freilich (Text) 31208912297761 local history & genealogy Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 929.1 FRE (Text) 70741000135367 Adult Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781935815143
  • ISBN: 1935815148
  • Physical Description: xiii, 119 pages ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: Arlington, VA : National Genealogical Society, [2014]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Understanding the law -- Understanding the terminology -- Types of law -- Finding the pertinent law -- Sources to use -- Where to research -- Citing legal sources -- Applying the law to ancestral events.
Summary, etc.:
Knowing the laws that your ancestors lived under is one key to understanding why they did or did not do things. The Freilichs guide genealogists and family historians in finding and understanding laws and legal concepts that throw lights on events, and help solve problems that arise in the course of research.
Subject: Genealogy.
Law > History.

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