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Update to my red herring post

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I blogged a few posts ago about red herring hints on Ancestry, and discussed a specific case where the algorithm has been suggesting a wrong marriage and other facts for quite a time. If you remember, or haven’t read that post, the case involved a marriage between a farm labourer, John Pidsley, and his wife […]

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Red Herring Hints

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One of the joys of using a genealogy website designed to help you make your family tree, is that most of them will provide hints as you enter information.  It’s becoming more and more useful, as more people start researching their family tree and add information, the reliability of the information will, in theory, become […]