Tag Archives: Citation

My Vital Documents .. An Inventory

Recently I have been discussing sources, citations and documentation in GenDetective, and this column will conclude the series.  The third pillar in our document/proof assembly is the documents, and in particular our vital documents.  In general, our three genealogy pillars breakdown along these lines: … Continue reading

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Our Documentation

Recently I have been discussing sources and citations in this blog.  The third leg in our document/proof assembling is the documents.  The certificates, census records, deeds, estate files, obituaries, clippings, photographs, etc.  all of the documents that we have scanned, … Continue reading

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Sources & Citations in GenDetective v2

In our last blog, Lets talk about sources & citations, we discussed sources, citations, and the Source Usage Statistics report.  The Source Usage Statistics report documents the number of references to each source by events, people and families. What does the … Continue reading

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Lets talk about sources & citations

Recently I have received several questions about sources and citations and GenDetective source reports.  The conversation seems to begin with the Source Usage Statistics,  so today we are going to look at sources, citations and the Source Usage Statistics report.  Lets start … Continue reading

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