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Numbering 3: Adoptions and Children of Multiple Marriages

By Judy Kellar Fox, CG® The Walker family showed us how to accommodate numbering children born to unknown fathers in the secon [...]

2018-05-15T09:51:43+00:00 April 13th, 2016|Education|Comments Off on Numbering 3: Adoptions and Children of Multiple Marriages

Numbering Adoptees in a Genealogy

By Judy Kellar Fox, CG® Why are adoptees treated differently from biological children in numbering a genealogy? It’s a great q [...]

2018-05-15T09:51:43+00:00 April 12th, 2016|Education|2 Comments

Numbering a Genealogy 2: “Adoptive” Children

By Judy Kellar Fox, CG® The Walker family introduced us to the basic numbering system of a descending genealogy in the last po [...]

2018-05-15T09:51:43+00:00 April 6th, 2016|Education|Comments Off on Numbering a Genealogy 2: “Adoptive” Children

Respecting the Privacy of DNA Test Takers

By Judy Kellar Fox, CG® We, all of us who take a genetic test or sponsor or manage a test for someone else, have a responsibil [...]

2018-05-15T09:51:45+00:00 October 8th, 2015|Education|Comments Off on Respecting the Privacy of DNA Test Takers

Employers and Public Favor Graduates Who Can Communicate

By Elissa Scalise Powell, CG®, CGL℠ I was reading an online report of a survey done among 1,000 American adults and 260 [...]

2018-05-15T09:52:18+00:00 September 23rd, 2013|Education|Comments Off on Employers and Public Favor Graduates Who Can Communicate

Using Established Patterns (and Records Access) to Find Answers

Established Patterns The Editors' Corner points out that the December 2012 issue of the National Genealogical Society Quarterly ha [...]

2018-05-15T09:52:45+00:00 February 22nd, 2013|Education|Comments Off on Using Established Patterns (and Records Access) to Find Answers