Getting the Most from Your Records: Putting Them Through the Wringer!

Getting the Most from Your Records: Putting Them Through the Wringer!


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by Linda Woodward Geiger

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Getting the Most from Your Records: Putting Them Through the Wringer!


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You've found the document, now put it through the wringer. Consider: genealogical standards, provenance, jurisdiction, possible biases, etc. 


 
 

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Presenter: Linda Woodward Geiger

Linda Woodward Geiger is an associate of the Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG), holding credentials as a Certified Genealogistsm and as a Certified Genealogical Lecturersm. She is a nationally-known speaker, author, and historical researcher. She has spoken at genealogy conferences and seminars in over twenty-five states, and has served as a coordinator and staff member of a variety of courses at the Institute of Genealogical and Historical Research (IGHR). She currently serves as president of Friends of the National Archives Southeast Region (FNAS); as hostess for webinars sponsored by FNAS and serves as their webmaster.

 

Linda specializes in federal records; Georgia's state and county records; and training researchers in methodology standards. She is also recognized for her work documenting Cherokee Heritage.

 

Linda Woodward Geiger