Finding Your Mexican Ancestors: A Beginner's Guide

Finding Your Mexican Ancestors: A Beginner's Guide

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by George R Ryskamp, Peggy Hill Ryskamp
     
 

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Finding Your Mexican Ancestors is essential to any researcher looking to trace their heritage across the Rio Grande. In it, authors George and Peggy Ryskamp show how easy Mexican American research can be providing detailed descriptions of parish records, civil records, and other types of records common in Mexico.  See more details below

Overview

Finding Your Mexican Ancestors is essential to any researcher looking to trace their heritage across the Rio Grande. In it, authors George and Peggy Ryskamp show how easy Mexican American research can be providing detailed descriptions of parish records, civil records, and other types of records common in Mexico.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781630263355
Publisher:
Turner Publishing Company
Publication date:
01/02/2007
Series:
Finding Your Ancestors Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

George R. Ryskamp, J.D., AG, teaches Latin American and southern European family history at Brigham Young University, where he also serves as director of the Center for Family History and Genealogy and the Immigrant Ancestor Project. He is a fellow of the Utah Genealogical Association, a Miembro Academico of the Acedmia Americana de Genealogia, and a corresponding member of the Academia Real Matritense de Genealogia y Heraldica.

Peggy Hill Ryskamp has done Hispanic family history in the United States and on numerous trips to Spain and Mexico for more than twenty years. Coauthor of A Student's Guide to Mexican-American Genealogy, a speaker at local and national conferences, and former coeditor of The Genealogical Journal, she juggles client work and writing.

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Finding Your Mexican Ancestors: A Beginner's Guide 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a great book, I have been searching for information on how to and where to look for my Mexican ancestors. This information in this book is to the point. You can not go wrong! Anyone doing Mexican research, this book is for you. Get it!