Avoiding conflicts of interest
It is all too common a story in the records of the 1860s and 1870s.
A story of some lives cut short, other lives changed forever.
It's a story that begins to b ...
Happy Cinco de Mayo
Today is Cinco de Mayo, the fifth of May, celebrating the defeat of the French Army at the Battle of Puebla in Mexico in 1862. That wasn't the end of the war with the French -- ...
It was back in February, when the Federation of Genealogical Societies was holding its 2015 conference side-by-side with RootsTech, that Michael Hall made the decision.
He wan ...
Reporting DNA issues accurately
In genealogy, we get this point: facts matter.
In genealogy, the point shouldn't have to be repeated: facts matter.
And in genetic genealogy, the point really ...
For my history, my records, my people
The Legal Genealogist is in Georgia today, at the spring conference of the Georgia Genealogical Society -- “Your Ancestors and the Law.” We're going to tal ...