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From: (Jeanne Connell)
Subject: Re: Genealogy - what and where is it?
Date: Sun, 02 Mar 2003 18:20:41 GMT
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On Sun, 2 Mar 2003 17:33:03 -0000, "Sean MacLochlainn"
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>Aileen Howard wrote:
>> I don't see that it is the responsibility of Dennis Ahern to report
>> everything he finds. Surely it is best just to read the excerpts in
>> the spirit of enjoyment and if there is anything relating to an
>> ancestor or relative, that is (or would be) a bonus..
>It does change how his efforts should be perceived, since it is clear that
>he is not undertaking some laudible indexing project.

I would suggest that you not read Dennis' posts if you don't find them
interesting. There are an awful lot us that do enjoy them. Genealogy
is not just names and dates. It's also understanding the climate and
times in which our ancestors lived.

Jeanne Connell

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