Search for content in message boards

What sources to remove from my work and discontinue using?

Replies: 24

What sources to remove from my work and discontinue using?

Posted: 1331459425000
Classification: Query
I want to imrprove the quality of my trees by removing all "sources" (and citations to same) that are unreliable, often inaccurate, or otherwise not suitable for someone trying to exercise due diligence.

I have already removed all citations using "Public Member Trees" as a source.

I think there are more sources that may need to be removed from my trees. Please help by listing sources you consider unauthoritative.

For example:
- AGBI (American Genealogical Biographical Index: use or avoid/ignore?
- Dictionary of National Biography: use or avoid/ignore?
- Family Data Collection(s) - Birth, Death, Marriage, Individual Records: use or avoid/ignore?

What other "sources" fall in this category?


SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Lee Davidson 1331459425000 
AGHatchett3rd 1331471394000 
frostfreedet 1331588712000 
Lee Davidson 1331610917000 
AGHatchett3rd 1331615282000 
Lee Davidson 1331645791000 
AGHatchett3rd 1331656299000 
Lee Davidson 1331672223000 
frostfreedet 1331706406000 
Lee Davidson 1331739069000 
per page

Find a board about a specific topic