All in all, this book is a comprehensive guide to following a paper trail that’s more tricky than most out there
(which was widespread in Wales), probate records, newspaper archives, manorial documents and more, with a sprinkling of entertaining anecdotes from the archives. Being resident Family Historian at the National Library of Wales, the author is well delves into collections found at The National Archives and regional repositories.
An immersive approach to family history is encouraged, with chapters about occupations, museum recommendations and collections of historic maps that
Laura Berry is one of the lead
genealogists on the