The family tree : Polish, Czech & Slovak genealogy guide : how to trace your family tree in Eastern Europe / Lisa A. Alzo.
- 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 4 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola||LOCAL HIST & GEN 929.1072 ALZ (Text)||33118000172492||Reference: Local History Collection||Available||-|
|Indiana State Library - Indianapolis||ISLG 929.138 A478FA (Text)||00000106242381||Genealogy book||In process||-|
|Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon||HER 929.1072 ALZ (Text)||34330512979163||Heritage Center||Available||-|
|Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library||IC 929.1 Alzo (Text)||31208912244540||new local history & genealogy||Available||-|
- ISBN: 1440343276
- ISBN: 9781440343278
- Physical Description: 239 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
- Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : Family Tree Books, 
- Copyright: ©2016
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-227) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| 1. Linking your family tree to Polish, Czech, and Slovak localities. Your Polish, Czech, or Slovak heritage ; Jump-starting your Polish, Czech, and Slovak research ; Identifying your immigrant ancestor -- The history of Poland ; The history of the Czech and Slovak republics -- 2. Getting to know the old country. Understanding Eastern European geography ; Languages, surnames, and given names -- 3. Tracing your family in Poland, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia. Vital records ; Census records ; Military records ; Other record resources -- Heritage travel and on-site research -- 4. Advanced sources and strategies. Putting it all together ; What to do when you get stuck.
|Summary, etc.:|| Trace your Eastern European ancestors from American shores back to the old country. This in-depth guide will walk you step-by-step through the exciting-- and challenging-- journey of finding your Polish, Czech, or Slovak roots. You'll learn how to identify immigrant ancestors, find your family's town of origin, locate key genealogical resources, decipher foreign-language records, and untangle the region's complicated history. The book also includes timelines, sample records, resource lists, and sample record request letters to aid your research.
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