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15 Reasons to Research Funeral and Memorial Books – The Ancestor Hunt

15 Reasons to Research Funeral and Memorial Books

There are a bunch of different documents and records that the genealogist and family historian can utilize to find out more about one’s ancestors, no matter whether they be related to life event dates or locations or include other information.  I have found that funeral and memorial books hold a ton of interesting information, much more so than one might initially consider. Some memorial books are quite ornate and leather-bound, but many are quite simple and have less than 6 pages (at least the ones from the mid to late 20th century for my family).

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Good Luck and Happy Hunting!

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