Book of the Month - December
December's Book of the Month is My Ancestor was an Agricultural Labourer by Ian Waller FSG. For the majority of family historians, the discovery of an 'ag lab' in their tree is a very common occurrence, but what many don't realise is just how much information is available about these ubiquitous ancestors. Ian Waller's book gives an insight into the lives of agricultural labourers and their families, highlighting the effects of social and economic change upon them, while also outlining the many different records and information from which you can start to piece together your own ancestors' lives.
A Fellow of the Society of Genealogists, Ian Waller is also a professional genealogist who writes and lectures widely on family history. Ian is also the author of the Society's My Ancestor was a Mormon.
During December, My Ancestor was an Agricultural Labourer is available to members at the special offer price of GBP 6.47(GBP 7.19 to non-members), you can order your copy here. Offer expires on 31/12/2013.