Ten ways of avoiding Errors when researching – No 10

For the Final Tip don’t fall for the “tourist trap” of the “Family Coat of Arms” or “Family Tartan”. There…

More » about “Ten ways of avoiding Errors when researching – No 10”

Ten ways of avoiding Errors when researching – No 9

During your research it is good practice to avoid relying on one source, when more will do. One fact relating…

More » about “Ten ways of avoiding Errors when researching – No 9”

Ten ways of avoiding Errors when researching – No 8

If you come across your great x5 grandfather who at 40 years of age married a 13 year old girl,…

More » about “Ten ways of avoiding Errors when researching – No 8”

Ten ways of avoiding Errors when researching – No 7

When speaking with relatives on their recollections of ancestors don’t assume that the information you get from them is correct,…

More » about “Ten ways of avoiding Errors when researching – No 7”

Ten ways of avoiding Errors when researching – No 6

Don’t make the assumption that your ancestors lived in the same parish for generations past. Also if your ancestor appears…

More » about “Ten ways of avoiding Errors when researching – No 6”

Older Posts »