Swedish American Genealogy Humor
Available April 2006. Waiting for ISBN number.
This collection of humorous thoughts by a Swedish American genealogist in
booklet form will provide belly laughs, snickers, understanding nods, and
chuckles to you if you have experience working on Swedish Genealogy with
Some entries will make you think. Others may make you groan. A few entries
are not related to genealogy but focus on Swedish American life. Many will
remind you of growing up in a Swedish American family. All will make you happy
to be a Swedish American.
The handwriting script type style is used to simulate the handwriting in
Swedish Church Records. Samples of these entries can be found at the bottom of
several pages of the Sweden Genealogy Genline Workbook. Here's one of my
For hundreds of years our Swedish
ancestors scratched out an existence from a clearing in the dense forest. They
planted crops in rocky soil and hoped the growing season would be long enough
for a good harvest. Us? We complain if the supermarket doesn't have a 12 ounce
size of mustard and we have to buy a 16 ounce size container instead. My how
times and fortunes have changed.
The 140 page booklet is 5 x 8 1/2 inches. There is one entry per page. A
plastic spiral binding is run across the top. Here's an image of the booklet.
Not available yet.
Get your copy for $16 postpaid to any USA address. Add $4 for USPS Priority
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information for Sweden Genealogy Genline Workbook.
Genealogy Genline Workbook
Available April 2006, this step-by-step workbook will help you identify and
locate your Swedish ancestors. With a computer connected to the internet,
thousands of resources are waiting to help you discover your pedigree. The
recently completed digitization of Swedish church records by Genline
opens the volumes of church records for even the smallest of villages for you to
pursue the records to identify your ancestors.
You will be assisted in finding the name, birth month and year of your
immigrant ancestors. Then these details are used to identify the parish from
which each immigrant ancestor originated before coming to North America. Once
the parish of origin is known through investigation, the real hunt begins for
the parents of each person. Then the hunt continues for their parents. And on
You can expect to go back 6 generations or more depending on your diligence
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see the pedigree developed by the author David
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a description of each topic covered in the workbook.
A heavy grade good quality acid free paper is used for the production of
this workbook to allow for it to be passed on from person to person over time.
The backs of each page remain blank so pertinent notes can be added to
personalize the workbook where appropriate. Further, each page is three hole
punched so the spiral binding can be removed and the pages eventually put in a
three ring binder. With this, pages can be added as needed.
8 1/2 inch by 11 inch 140 pages, three hole punched with a plastic spiral
binding. Written in English.
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about Sweden. Follow the topic which is of interest to you. Use your back button
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