Wisconsin State Genealogical Society

December 2016 Webinar

Eight Common Mistakes That Genealogists Make and How to Avoid Them
  • Presenter: Donald Schnitzler
  • Date:  Tuesday, December 20, 2016
  • Time: 7:00 PM CST
  • Webinar Description: This program highlights some of the common mistakes made by genealogists researching their family history as well as strategies that help overcome them.  Discussion topics include basic research methodologies (alternate records selection tables), documenting and citing sources, use of research logs, and planning for the future.
    At the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:
    • Recognize and Avoid common mistakes made in genealogical research
    • Strategize for the best approach to finding the missing pieces of genealogical information
    • Discuss and Apply elements of the Genealogical Proof Standard
    • Acknowledge and Analyze inevitable contradictions in and between family records
    • Consider possible approaches to “passing on” genealogical work
  • Register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3558432315931053058
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