Genealogy

Description

Study of historical relations and lineages among family relatives displayed in a table of the descent from person to person which forms a family tree or in a form of written narratives.

Alternative labels

study of ancestral lines
genealogy
study of family history

Skill type

knowledge

Skill reusability level

occupation-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Genealogy is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Genealogist: Genealogists trace history and lineages of families. The results of their effort are displayed in a table of the descent from person to person which forms a family tree or they are written as narratives. Genealogists use analysis of public records, informal interviews, genetic analysis, and other methods to gain input information.

Optional knowledge

Genealogy is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

 


 

References

  1. Genealogy – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022

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