We have all faced the intrigue and the challenge of family lore...those stories that get handed down from generation to generation. They may be true or they may not be, of course.
Katrina McQuarrie in her Blog titled Kick-Ass Genealogy has a post that speaks to the process of dealing with those family tales. It leads us through three step: preliminary considerations, research, and the aftermath.
It is a well-written article with some valuable guidance. Besides, don't you just love the name.
Check it out at: http://www.kickassgenealogy.com/how-to-prove-family-legends/