Finding Female Ancestors


Subject:
genealogy , family tree , women , family , kin , government records

Description:
Finding women in historical records can be difficult, as maiden names can be difficult to locate and different laws applied to men and women before the last century. This article provides an overview of how to find information about women in historical records. While it focuses on finding your female ancestors, the search tips are useful for anyone researching women in history.

Creator:
Przecha, Donna

Publisher:
genealogy.com

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.genealogy.com/50_donna.html


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