Day: March 2, 2017

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Genealogy 101

Genealogy Basics: What Makes a Good Source?

Family trees should be based on PROOF of relationships. Otherwise, I could claim I was related to anyone I wanted – a king, a president, a famous singer, or even you! You will find proof in sources, but not all sources are created equal. What makes a good source? A good source is an original […]

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Writing Family History

A Class So Good the Door Monitor Bought Our Book – RootsTech

Networking and Ambassador status aside, Andy and I had a job today. RootsTech hired us to teach two labs on Friday afternoon, and it was time to put up or shut up as a speaker. And, a loyal blog follower was in the audience! There are so many classes at conferences that fill your head […]

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