Monday, November 12, 2012

Question Everything…Even Birth Certificates

Sharon Tate Moody gives us some things to consider in our research, even when that research involves birth certificates—records we tend to take at face value.

Sharon, writing in Tampa Bay Online (, gives us several examples of where the information on birth certificates can be misleading, or flat wrong. She points out that the only primary evidence on a birth certificate is that concerning the live birth of the child…nothing else.

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Take time to check out birth records |

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