Source Citation Guide
Conventions used by Price & Associates, Inc.
Below you will find sample citations for a variety of commonly-used published and unpublished sources.
Loretto Dennis Szucs and Sandra Hargreaves Luebking, The Source: A Guidebook of American Genealogy (Salt Lake City, Utah: Ancestry Inc., 1997).
Cecil R. Humphery-Smith, The Phillimore Atlas and Index of Parish Registers (Chichester: Phillimore & Company Ltd., 2003).
British Isles Vital Records Index, CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, Utah: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2000).
1850 U.S. Census, Cayuga County, New York, p. 46, www.ancestry.com.
1900 U.S. Census, Aurelius Township, Cayuga County, New York, E.D. 109, Sheet 10A, www.heritagequestonline.com.
1901 British Census, Chedzoy, Somerset, England, p. 9, www.ancestry.com.
Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Orphan’s Court Records 1719-1856, A:38, FHL 21843.
Richard W. Price, email@example.com, e-mail message to author, 6 March 2006.
Richard W. Price, firstname.lastname@example.org, “Please Help Me Find My Ancestors,” Price Surname Forum, http://genforum.genealogy.com/price/messages/100.html.
Richard W. Price, email@example.com, “Price Family,” Ancestry World Tree, www.ancestry.com, accessed 6 March 2006.
York County, Virginia, Deeds, Orders, and Wills, 20 Jan 1900, 8:209, FHL 34405.
Richard W. Price, firstname.lastname@example.org, “Thank You For Helping Me Find My Ancestors,” Online Posting, 6 March 2006, PRICE-L@rootsweb.com, http://listsearches.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/listsearch.pl?list=PRICE.
“New York Passenger Lists,” Ancestry, www.ancestry.com.
“International Genealogical Index,” FamilySearch, www.familysearch.org.
Church of England, Parish Registers of Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire, England, FHL 991366.
Will of Michael Walters, WD 20 Jan 1788, WP 20 Mar 1789, Bedford County, Virginia Will Book 21:261-262, FHL 860632.