Debunking Misleading Records

Thomas W. Jones, PhD, CG
Aug 2, 2014
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Welcome
1m 39s
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Introduction
1m 17s
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1. Mistrust Records
6m 41s
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Why Records Can Mislead
6m 43s
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2. Detect Errors
4m 20s
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Formats for Comparing
1m 28s
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3. Discard Incorrect Records
1m 06s
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4. Prove Correct Answers
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Case Study #1
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Case Study #2
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Case Study #3
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Conclusion
1m 10s

About this webinar

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

About the speaker

About the speaker

Tom Jones is an award-winning genealogical researcher, writer, editor, and educator. He co-edited the National Genealogical Society Quarterly in 2003 through 2018, and he is the author of the textbooks Mastering Genealogical Proof
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