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|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
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|| Introduction: Why the sleuths? -- Putting a down payment on success -- Planning for research -- Broadening the scope: cluster genealogy -- Documenting research -- Gathering information: research -- Examining evidence: the gray cells in action -- Arranging ideas: progress reports -- Reporting: case solved -- Finding the parent generation: the search for Isaac Heldreth's parents -- Finding slave ancestors: the search for the family of Archie Davis, Sr. -- Finding the parent generation: the search for Ann (Robertson) Croom's parents.
|| Taking up where "Unpuzzling Your Past" leaves off, this guide offers fool-proof strategies from one of America's favorite genealogy authors. For fun, Croom links her proven techniques to the advice of famous fictional detectives, such as Sherlock Holmes and Miss Marple.