A-Z Challenge 2018 – Books about Surnames

a2z-h-smallThere are a number of books about surname studies and undertaking a One-Name Study and it might not surprise many of you that I have a good number of them on my bookshelves.

7POWTHE book to have on your bookshelves is this book, The Seven Pillars of Wisdom is available from the Guild directly (Guild members should login) and for those of you wanting a Kindle version, via Amazon.

Other books are:

If you have other surname books on your bookshelves please leave a comment.

A number of these books is mention in the Pharos Introduction to One-Name Studies course.


About Julie Goucher

Genealogist, Author, Presenter, native Guildfordian, avid note taker and journal writer. Lover of Books, Stationery & History; Surnames, Butcher & Orlando One-Name Studies. Pharos Tutor for all One-Name Studies/surname courses as well as Researching Ancestors from Continental Europe.
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3 Responses to A-Z Challenge 2018 – Books about Surnames

  1. Anne Young says:

    I missed your sign-up but glad I caught you by the letter B. I look forward to following along through the challenge.

    Off to have a look at the 7 pillars of wisdom



  2. Double Karma says:

    A few suggestions

    – Surnames, DNA & family history by George Redmonds, Turi King & David Hey
    – Names & History by George Redmonds
    – Searching for Surnames by John Titford


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