Articles and books by Ruth A. Symes employing innovative approaches to family history
'I have been a family historian for more than 40 years, and a professional historian for over 30, but as I read it, I was constantly encountering new ways of looking at my family history....Essential reading I would say!' Alan Crosby, WDYTYA Magazine
Thursday, 9 March 2017
Learn to analyse your ancestors' personal writing
Are the entries made out of habit or only when inspiration strikes?
Is the diary factual or opinionated?
Is it scientifically precise or somewhat literary in style?