Jane's Genealogy Jigsaw
United States sources are arranged first by state, then by county within each state, and, if necessary, by town or township within each county.
German sources are arranged first by what were then duchies, then by parish within each duchy.
Most of the items posted so far refer to my direct ancestors and their immediate families.
- New Hampshire
- New York
- North Carolina
The Importance of Documentation
It is extremely important to be able to tell just where each piece of information comes from that we use as we try to assemble our genealogy jigsaw. The following articles are highly recommended:
A Cite For Sore Eyes -
Quality Citations for Electronic Genealogy Sources
by Mark Howells
"Are You a Genealogist, or a Collector of Genealogy?" --
My Plea for More Citation of Sources
by Scott Simpson
Understanding Sources, Citations, Documentation
And Evaluating Evidence In Genealogy
by Richard A. Pence
How to Cite Sources
by John Wylie
Cite Your Genealogy Sources
by Kimberly Powell