Books

Books written by our writers including local travel guides and particular research topics.

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  • A Genealogist’s Guide to Grand Rapids, Michigan- PDF

    $4.99

    “A Genealogist’s Guide to Grand Rapids, Michigan” is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area. This guide offers information for genealogists regarding the top libraries, archives, and museums in Grand Rapids, as well as the surrounding areas. These repositories offer abundant treasures for the researcher of all levels: beginner, intermediate, and advanced.

    “A Genealogist’s Guide to Grand Rapids, Michigan” was created by Katherine R. Willson who shares her familiarity with Grand Rapids, Michigan and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

    Now available for just $4.99 as a full-color downloadable PDF.

  • A Genealogist’s Guide to Springfield, Illinois-PDF

    $4.99

    A Genealogist’s Guide to Springfield, Illinois is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area.  Think of it as your personal travel guide with information on where to research in addition to where to eat and what to see.

    A Genealogist’s Guide to Springfield, Illinois was created by Jane Gwynn Haldeman who shares her familiarity with Springfield, Illinois and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

     

  • A Genealogist’s Guide to Richmond, Virginia-PDF

    $4.99

    A Genealogist’s Guide to Richmond, Virginia is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area.  Think of it as your personal travel guide with information on where to research in addition to where to eat and what to see.

    This guide to Richmond, Virginia was created by Shannon Combs-Bennett  who shares her familiarity with Richmond and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

     

  • A Genealogist’s Guide to the Washington DC Area-PDF

    $4.99

    A Genealogist’s Guide to the Washington DC Area is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area.  Think of it as your personal travel guide with information on where to research in addition to where to eat and what to see.

    A Genealogist’s Guide to the Washington DC Area was created by Shannon Combs-Bennett  who shares her familiarity with Washington DC and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

     

  • A Genealogist’s Guide to Grand Rapids, Michigan-Paperback

    $9.99

    “A Genealogist’s Guide to Grand Rapids, Michigan” is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area. This guide offers information for genealogists regarding the top libraries, archives, and museums in Grand Rapids, as well as the surrounding areas. These repositories offer abundant treasures for the researcher of all levels: beginner, intermediate, and advanced.

    “A Genealogist’s Guide to Grand Rapids, Michigan” was created by Katherine R. Willson who shares her familiarity with Grand Rapids, Michigan and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

    Now available for just $9.99 as a 5″ x 8″ black & white paperback through Amazon!

  • A Genealogist’s Guide to Springfield, Illinois-Paperback

    $9.99

    A Genealogist’s Guide to Springfield, Illinois is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area.  Think of it as your personal travel guide with information on where to research in addition to where to eat and what to see.

    A Genealogist’s Guide to Springfield, Illinois was created by Jane Gwynn Haldeman who shares her familiarity with Springfield, Illinois and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

    Now available for just $9.99 as a 5″ x 8″ black & white paperback through our store at Amazon!

  • A Genealogist’s Guide to the Washington DC Area-Paperback

    $9.99

    A Genealogist’s Guide to the Washington DC Area is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area.  Think of it as your personal travel guide with information on where to research in addition to where to eat and what to see.

    A Genealogist’s Guide to the Washington DC Area was created by Shannon Combs-Bennett  who shares her familiarity with Washington DC and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

    Now available for just $9.99 as a 5″ x 8″ black & white paperback through Amazon!

     

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    Ancestors in a Nation Divided-PDF

    $9.99

    Whether your ancestor fought for the Union or the Confederacy, Ancestors In A Nation Divided will help you open the doors to his military service. You’ll learn about the battles he fought, camp life, injuries he may have sustained and more. Your research will put you alongside your ancestor in his Civil War journey. You’ll learn about his experiences and in knowing what he lived through you’ll be able to appreciate his service all the more. The Civil War changed this country’s path, it shaped our nation into what we know today and your ancestor had a hand in that. Ancestors In A Nation Divided will help you start learning about your Civil War ancestor today. (114 pages)

  • A Genealogist’s Guide to Richmond, Virginia- Paperback

    $9.99

    A Genealogist’s Guide to Richmond, Virginia is a great resource for genealogists who plan on researching in this geographic area.  Think of it as your personal travel guide with information on where to research in addition to where to eat and what to see. Listed are local and regional libraries and archives that those visiting the capital of Virginia may like to visit.  If you want to stretch your legs after a long day of genealogy there are suggestions for parks and other activities in addition to places to eat close to the more popular research facilities in the downtown area.

    This book was created by Shannon Combs-Bennett.  Within it she shares her familiarity with Richmond and the surrounding area to assist genealogists and family in making their trip an enjoyable one.

    Now available for just $9.99 as a 5″ x 8″ black & white paperback through Amazon!

  • Digging for Ancestors: An In-Depth Guide to Land Records-PDF

    $9.99

    Our very own, Michelle Roos Goodrum has been working with The In-Depth Genealogist to take her many blog posts, articles, and research experience in land records to develop a guide and extensive case study. The book is chock full of step by step explanations and analysis of many documents and includes great resources. The chapters in this book are adapted compilations of the early “Timeless Territories” articles published at The In-Depth Genealogist, related writings from her personal blog, The Turning of Generations, along with new material and useful resources. As you read each chapter, consider how the material, examples and methodology might relate to your own research questions or situations.

  • Digging For Ancestors

    Digging for Ancestors: An In-Depth Guide to Land Records-Paperback

    $24.99

    Michelle Roos Goodrum has been working with The In-Depth Genealogist to take her many blog posts, articles, and research experience in land records to develop a guide and extensive case study. The book is chock full of step by step explanations and analysis of many documents and includes great resources. The chapters in this book are adapted compilations of the early “Timeless Territories” articles published at The In-Depth Genealogist, related writings from her personal blog, The Turning of Generations, along with new material and useful resources.

    The Table of Contents include:

    Introduction
    Quick Start: Top Ten Tips
    1.         Getting Started with Land Records Research
    2.         Using Deed Indexes and Deeds
    3.         Transcribing Documents: Quick Answers to Why and How
    4.         Understanding Extracts and Abstracts
    5.         What are Dower and Dowry?
    6.         Using the BLM in Your Research
    7.         Baffled by Legal Property Descriptions?
    8.         Let’s Talk: State Land States
    9.         A Look at Cash Entry Files
    10.       Examining a Homestead File
    11.       Using Land Records to Solve Genealogical Problems
    12.       Cemetery Deeds: They’re Land Records, Too
    13.       Three Reasons to Visit the Old Family Home
    14.       Google Earth: See the Past in the Present
    15.       Fun with Land and Property Records

    Appendix A:       Resources for Land Records Research
    Appendix B:  Township Grid
    Index

    Now available for just $24.99 as a 8.5″ x 11″ color Paperback through Amazon!

  • Going In-Depth Magazine: The First Four Years

    $240.00

    Do you love the feel of a hefty volume and want to have your own set of Going In-Depth to read on paper? Then this is for you! We have compiled each year of the magazine into a hardback full-color volume. These books are beautiful (yes, I know we should be humble, but really these are awesome) and can be on your bookshelf too! Each volume contains a year’s worth of our digital magazine with columns written by our team who are experts in their field from all over the world. These genealogists, archivists and historians all write with the hope of inspiring your family history journey and providing the knowledge you need to succeed. We strive to create a resource for every genealogist, no matter the age, stage, or focus of your research.

    To get the complete set of our magazine compilation books you can order directly through us! Each volume is published in hardback and full color on high quality paper.

    Shipping is included in your order and can take 7-14 days for printing and delivery. 

  • Going In-Depth Magazine: The Fourth Year

    $59.99

    Going In-Depth is the digital genealogy magazine presented by The In-Depth Genealogist. In each monthly issue, there are columns written by our team who are experts in their field from all over the world. These genealogists, archivists and historians all write with the hope of inspiring your family history journey and providing the knowledge you need to succeed. We strive to create a resource for every genealogist, no matter the age, stage, or focus of your research.

    This book is a compilation of the fourth year of Going In-Depth magazine’s issues. This 678 page volume is published in hardback and covers February 2016 through January 2017.

  • Going In-Depth Magazine: The Third Year

    Going In-Depth Magazine: The Third Year

    $69.95

    Going In-Depth is the digital genealogy magazine presented by The In-Depth Genealogist. In each monthly issue, there are columns written by our team who are experts in their field from all over the world. These genealogists, archivists and historians all write with the hope of inspiring your family history journey and providing the knowledge you need to succeed. We strive to create a resource for every genealogist, no matter the age, stage, or focus of your research.

    This book is a compilation of the third year of Going In-Depth magazine’s issues. This 818 page volume is published in hardback and covers February 2015 through January 2016.

  • Going In-Depth Magazine: The First Year

    Going In-Depth Magazine: The First Year

    $59.95

    Going In-Depth is the digital genealogy magazine presented by The In-Depth Genealogist. In each monthly issue, there are columns written by our team who are experts in their field from all over the world. These genealogists, archivists and historians all write with the hope of inspiring your family history journey and providing the knowledge you need to succeed. We strive to create a resource for every genealogist, no matter the age, stage, or focus of your research.

    This book is a compilation of the first year of Going In-Depth magazine’s issues. This 778 page volume is published in hardback and covers February 2013 through January 2014.

  • Going In-Depth Magazine: The Second Year

    Going In-Depth Magazine: The Second Year

    $59.95

    Going In-Depth is the digital genealogy magazine presented by The In-Depth Genealogist. In each monthly issue, there are columns written by our team who are experts in their field from all over the world. These genealogists, archivists and historians all write with the hope of inspiring your family history journey and providing the knowledge you need to succeed. We strive to create a resource for every genealogist, no matter the age, stage, or focus of your research.

    This book is a compilation of the second year of Going In-Depth magazine’s issues. This 784 page volume is published in hardback and covers February 2014 through January 2015.