Stephanie Pitcher Fishman, Author

Fiction & Non-Fiction Rooted in Personal Story

Researching Your Family History Through the U.S. Census

Researching Your Family History Through the U.S. Census
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Series: Quick & Easy Guides for Genealogists, Book 5
Genre: Family History
Tags: Family History, Genealogy, Nonfiction, Quick & Easy Guides for Genealogists
Publisher: Rebecca Hills Books
Publication Year: 2015
Length: 70 pages
ASIN: B0178YAV2M
ISBN: 1519233345
This genealogy guide will provide tips and tricks to getting the most out of your U.S. Census records. Contents go beyond the basics to provide easy to understand information on special circumstances, record losses, source citations, and more.
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About the Book

The census is perhaps the first record set people use once they become interested in their family history.

Federal and state census records can provide valuable information on the personal and professional lives of your ancestors. This genealogy guide will provide tips and tricks to getting the most out of your U.S. Census records. Contents go beyond the basics to provide easy to understand information on special circumstances, record losses, source citations, and more.

This guide is part of the Quick & Easy Guides for Genealogists series of genealogy guides.

About the Author
Stephanie Pitcher Fishman

Stephanie Pitcher Fishman is an author and professional genealogist specializing in Midwestern and Southeastern United States family history.

She is the author of seven family history research guides in the Legacy QuickGuide series on topics including religious records, census records, and state-specific research techniques. She has also written articles and blog posts for websites such as Archives.com and was a co-founder of The In-Depth Genealogist.

Since then, she’s branched out into fiction rooted in family story. In recent years, she’s also contributed to the chronic illness community by sharing her story and the stories of others dealing with illnesses such as fibromyalgia, anxiety, and more.

Her first novel, Finding Eliza, combines everything that she loves: family history, historical fiction, and strong female characters.

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