Table of Contents for In Search of Your Confederate Ancestors


Introduction to the Revised Edition 1
Foreword Why Search for Confederate Ancestors? 4
Chapter 1 How to Begin 9
Chapter 2 Search for Federal Population Census Records 18
Chapter 3 Discovering Confederate Records 38
Chapter 4 Notable Sources for Confederate History 56
Chapter 5 Your Ancestor's Confederate Military Unit 74
Chapter 6 Conducting Research in Southern State Archives and Libraries 88
Chapter 7 Beyond the Discovery of Confederate Ancestors 101
Epilogue 121
Acknowledgments 125