19 April 2013

Golden Rules of Genealogy


I came across this neat graphic on the Got Genealogy? FB page.  A simple summary of some “Golden Rules of Genealogy.”


I love #1 – Speling Dusn’t Cownt.  How many times have I talked with people who really get hung up on spelling.  Typically, that changes once I show them how many ways I found their ancestors name or place of residence listed!

Which is your favorite rule?

What rule(s) would you add?



Editor’s Note: the graphic contains a statement “You have our permission to use/publish these Golden Rules as much as you like.  Just give us credit for them, okay?” GotGenealogy.com



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