Genealogical Standards of Evidence: A Guide for Family Historians (Genealogist's Reference Shelf)
Genealogical evidence is the information that allows us to identify an individual, an event in his or her life, or the relationship between individuals. In such a process, we often hear or use words such as evidence, proof, or documentation. Brenda Dougall Merriman takes readers through the genealogical process of research and identification, along the way examining how th...more
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Genealogical Standards of Evidence by Brenda Dougall Merriman is part of the Genealogist's Reference Shelf series by OGS/Dundurn Press. As befits a guide from a Canadian genealogy guru, it is a concise and readable *introduction* (note the stars) to the current citation practices and evidence analysis within the genealogical field. She also covers, in brief, s...more