Tag Archives: Sources

Sources Census

Sources Census Sources in Ancestral Quest are composed of three parts. The most inclusive part is the Repository. It can hold many sources. This is where you found the Source you are using. Many other repositories may contain the same source, but these do not concern the documentation of your Source. The Source itself, which …

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Sources or Notes

Using Sources, Citations and Repositories instead of Notes in Ancestral Quest

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Online Sources

Online Sources Yes, sources are an often discussed and often disputed subject. How should I document things? Should I use Notes for my documentation? Do I really want to save all those images of documents? Is there a better way? I hesitate to suggest that what I am about to present is ‘The Best Way’ …

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Internet Sources

Showing Internet Sites as Sources I recently decided to use the findagrave.com database as a secondary source on the Burial¬†dates and places in my Ancestral Quest file. I had previously created an Other Event, which I called Cemetery Plot, to store the information I found in Find A Grave. When ¬†Ancestral Quest version 14.00.14 was …

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Sources

Sources Using Ancestral Quest to copy Sources to or from Family Tree AQ 14.00.14 does it. Note: This is a preliminary posting, which may be replaced with a similar posting using a record with a more exemplary source. First, a quick note about sources. Many people, probably most, use the Notes function for documenting the …

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