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Citations: Fall Not on Thine Sword!
The dreaded footnote! O tempora! O mores!
No one need fear the proper formulation of a resource citation for their research. They help a careful reader understand the compiler's sources, and a thoughtful peer to check our methods and work. In the end, they provide the underpinnings that provide the foundation of our compilations.
Beginner. Just starting to do family history., Intermediate. Online database savvy and can locate/read deeds, vital records, wills, and church records.
Methodology: evaluating/analyzing information
Not specific as to geography or ethnicity