Do you have genealogists on your shopping list this year? Genealogists love everything and anything genealogy related. I know I appreciate it when my family gives me something. It allows me to use my genealogy budget for other things.
Here are a few gift ideas for your favorite genealogists.
DNA Kits are available from a number of companies. Prices vary depending on the type of test chosen. Look for Black Friday deals. Some companies have a health component to their tests. The companies combine DNA testing with discovering one's own health traits.
- Family Chartmasters- Janet Horvoka has a variety of options for genealogists.
- Family Tree Chart
- Check sites like Etsy for custom genealogy charts.
- Researcher's Guide to American Genealogy by Val D. Greenwood
- Mastering Genealogical Proof or Mastering Genealogical Documentation by Thomas Jones.
- The Family Tree Guide to DNA Testing and Genetic Genealogy by Blaine T. Bettinger.
- Organize Your Genealogy by Drew Smith
- How to Find Your Family History in U.S. Church Records by Sunny Jane Morton
- A book in the area, or subject, one is researching. Think about maps, local and county histories, military, land, or country specific books.
- Family Tree Magazine
- Internet Genealogy
- Special Issues of Magazines For example, Mayflower Centennial Edition or Tracing Your English and Scottish Ancestors
- Etsy A lot of creative people have custom designs. Search 'genealogy jewelry'.
- Local stores-once I found a tree of life necklace at my local Kohl's.