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The Family Tree Scandinavian genealogy guide : How to trace your ancestors in Norway, Sweden, and Denmark / David A. Fryzell.

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  • 5 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola LOCAL HIST & GEN 929 FRY (Text) 33118000188728 Reference: Local History Collection Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver GEN 929.1 FRYXELL (Text) 34304000953156 Adult - Genealogy Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon HER 929.1 FRYXELL (Text) 34330513480575 Heritage Center Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City IND RA 929.1072 FRYXELL (Text) 30403002391308 Indiana Room - Research Aids Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield IC 929.1048 Fryxell (Text) 31208913157238 local history & genealogy Checked out 11/20/2020
Washington Carnegie PL - Washington 929 FRY (Text) 21401000508024 Adult Hardback Shelves Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781440300752
  • ISBN: 1440300755
  • Physical Description: 255 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : Family Tree Books, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
1. Linking your family tree to Scandinavia ; Your Scandinavian heritage ; Jump-starting your Danish, Swedish, and Norwegian research ; Identifying your immigrant ancestor -- 2. Getting to know the old country ; The history of Denmark ; The history of Sweden ; The history of Norway -- 3. Tracing your family in Scandinavia. Understanding Scandinavian geography ; Scandinavian Languages and Names ; Church Vital records ; Other church records ; Censuses and household examinations ; Probate, estates, and land records ; Military records ; Other records -- 4. Advanced sources and strategies. Putting it all together ; What to do when you get stuck.
Summary, etc.:
If trying to trace your Scandinavian ancestors makes you exclaim, "Uff da!" you've come to the right place. Scandinavian genealogy expert David A. Fryxell will take you step-by-step through the exciting--and challenging--journey of discovering your Danish, Swedish, or Norwegian roots. You'll learn how to 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 language guides, sample records, and resource lists to aid your research.
Subject: Scandinavia > Genealogy.
Denmark > Genealogy.
Sweden > Genealogy.
Norway > Genealogy.
Scandinavian > Emigration and immigration.
United States > Emigration and immigration.
Scandinavian people > Genealogy.

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