Genealogy Online—Gems and Junk
Lecture no. 2 from the course: Discovering Your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy
Taught by Professor John Phillip Colletta | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses
It’s unthinkable to do genealogy today without the Internet. But not all online sources are reliable. First, take a look at the benefits (and drawbacks) of government, nonprofit, and commercial online sites. Then, learn how to make sense of U.S. population censuses—the most important record for constructing lineage in America.