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Tracing ancestors in Shetland

Alexander Sandison

Tracing ancestors in Shetland

by Alexander Sandison

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Published by A. Sandison, Distributed by Shetland Times in London, Lerwick .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shetland -- Genealogy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alexander Sandison.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCS477.S5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19315036M
    ISBN 1009506191924

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