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.
study of ancestral lines
study of family history
Skill reusability level
Relationships with occupations
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.
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.
- Genealogy – ESCO