A-Z Challenge 2018 – Writing about your One-Name Studies

a2z-h-smallWhether you write articles, Tweets, Facebook posts or a blog you are writing and publicising your study and fulfilling at least three of the Seven Pillar’s of Wisdom: the Art of One-Name Studies, published by the Guild in 2012. The book is also available from Amazon in Kindle format.

In the last few years I have written more and more about my own studies, and in particular about my Orlando study, Italian research and about the broad genre of surnames and surname research.

Here are a few articles I have written in the last year alone (in reverse order):

You have nothing to loose by writing about your surnames. You may even find a connection to your family or someone else researching the surname. In some cases, including my Orlando study, our One-Name Studies and surname research is bound together with a One-Place Study and perhaps our cultural heritage.

Pathway to My Sicilian Heritage Image


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 – Writing about your One-Name Studies

  1. Pingback: A-Z Challenge 2018 – Zeal about Surnames | Anglers Rest

  2. Anne Young says:

    I find writing about my family history focussed my mind and always prompts more research. Having to communicate gives me clarity.
    Fellow A to Z-er


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