New England Family Histories: State of Connecticut; by Lu Verne V. Hall and Donald O. Virdin; 262 pp; Paper; 5.5x8.5; Published: 1999, Reprinted: 2006; index; ISBN: 0-7884-1394-5; Item # HBH1394
New England Family Histories: State of Connecticut - LuVerne V. Hall and Donald O. Virdin. An abundance of genealogical works about New England families has been written and is available to the public. This book is your guide to these existing works. The authors have researched and compiled a valuable bibliographic reference tool for anyone searching for their New England ancestors, or researching Connecticut family histories and genealogies. Bibliographic references are grouped alphabetically, by family name, from Aasen to York, with titles arranged alphabetically by author. Individual book listings contain author, publisher and publication date (as available) to make location easier. This volume also provides a list of the major Connecticut libraries, codes to library abbreviations with a very brief glossary, a list of Connecticut genealogical societies, a bibliography and an index of full names.