Raking the Ashes

Raking the Ashes

Genealogical Strategies for Pre-1906 San Francisco Research

Book - 2011
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Publisher: Oakland, Calif. : California Genealogical Society, c2011
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780978569457
Call Number: 929.1072 P44285r 2011
Characteristics: xvi, 222 p. : ill., maps, facsims. ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: California Genealogical Society


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Researching one's ancestors who lived in San Francisco prior to the 1906 earthquake can be difficult since most records were destroyed in the resulting fire that swept through the city. Nancy Simons Peterson writes about what did and did not survive, including work-arounds for lost records and ad... Read More »

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