Debunking Misleading Records

Debunking Misleading Records

by Tom Jones

Watch Preview

Ready to watch the entire class?

Subscribe now and access all 281 classes, and have access to 1241 pages of supplemental syllabus materials.

Syllabus   |    Purchase CD   |   


Debunking Misleading Records

Genealogical sources of all kinds contain errors, both accidental and intentional, that mislead. Standard tests expose the errors, helping researchers make correct conclusions.


Share your Comments:

Presenter: Tom Jones

Tom Jones is an award-winning genealogical researcher, writer, editor, and educator. He has co-edited the National Genealogical Society Quarterly since 2002, and he is the author of the textbook Mastering Genealogical Proof. He has been certified by the Board for Certification of Genealogists since 1994. A professor emeritus at Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C., Tom teaches genealogical research methods at week-long genealogy institutes. He speaks at national, regional, and local seminars in the United States and internationally, and he writes frequently on genealogical evidence, proof, and problem solving.

Tom Jones
Tom Jones's Webinar Library