Organizing Genealogy Documents With The Help Of Zotero

There are many ways to organize your genealogy and, in most cases, your approach is going to evolve and change over time. Mine certainly has. Today I use three primary pieces of software, a relationship-based genealogy software application, Scrivener and Zotero. Relationship-Based Software Most genealogy software applications are relationship-based. In other words, people are added …

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Using The Argyle Patent Documents to Identify the Parents of Catherine McArthur (ca. 1721—after June 1797) and her brother Duncan McArthur (ca. 1727—1 February 1813)

Case Study: The Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG) defines a case study as “an intelligent, honest illustration of how the writer used a technique to bring about the described result.” Case Studies and Proof Arguments have a different tone than telling a story. The idea of a case study is to focus on the …

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