We all know that sourcing is an art, not a science, right? And there is no one way to write a source. Lots of wrong ways, but also correct variations that allow you to find your source and the information it contains again. Also you allow others to assess where the evidence came from and... Continue Reading →
To abide by the Genealogical Proof Standard you must do an exhaustive search. 1 We know that includes vital records, deeds, probate, tombstones and a wide variety of original and derivative sources. But in the age of the internet, what else does it include? How many sites should we look at? Random Google searches are... Continue Reading →
I've been on Vacation, a girl's weekend in New Orleans. So I've been away from my blog. Good weekend! New Orleans is an amazing town. So I've been working on my Sources. I really thought this was going to be tiresome, but it's not. I'm actually slowing down and looking at the images. And rethinking... Continue Reading →
OK, I don't know if I made it seem fun, but hopefully I did explain it enough to motivate people to try! The presentation is at: Citing Your Sources Can Be Fun on livestream.