What is Palaeography?

Unlock the mysteries held within age-old documents!

Palaeography Skills


Palaeography is the fascinating study of historical documents. Working with these documents is a valuable skill for genealogists.

What You Will Learn:

We’ll discuss handwriting, writing tools and materials, monetary systems, Roman Numerals, and calendars. The origin of family names, currency, weights and measures is covered along with reading and transcribing early documents, spelling variations, punctuation, grammar and literary style.

This course can be taken for personal interest or as an elective. This course is included in the Methodology Certificate.

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Palaeography: Reading and Understanding Historical Documents

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Need help with your order? Call 800.580.0165 x1 in US/Canada or email angie@GenealogicalStudies.com with your question.

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