Wednesday, October 25, 2017

The Five Questions That Genealogists Should Always Ask Themselves!

This article came from FamilyTree Magazine by Vanessa Wieland and can be seen by hitting here. It gives insight on how to interpret from the records we find and how we can use that information to understand our past? Asking some questions of the records you’re using can reveal a lot, especially the hidden details. Ms Wieland writes an informative piece on how to answer some of the questions such as:

Who is the informant?

What information is included?

When was the record created?

Where is the event recorded?

and Why is it important?