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Webinar: Shaky Leaf Syndrome: Using Website Generated Hints More Effectively
Speaker: Sara Cochran
Indexing, optical character recognition, and computer algorithms make finding obscure records about our families easier than ever! Unfortunately, computers can’t distinguish between people of the same name who lived in different places or at different times. Using real examples, we’ll practice evaluating hints and attaching the keepers to our trees.
Sara Cochran, The Skeleton Whisperer, uses her 25 years of experience to assist clients in their genealogical research and preserve their photographic legacy. Her research has taken her across the U.S. and into Ireland. She completed the ProGen Study Group and is a Boston University Genealogical Research certificate holder.