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14 May 2013

New Area Means New Rules--Sometimes

When your research migrates to a new geographic area, remember that laws and cultural practices may be different even if the language is the same. As I begin working on my New England ancestry, I realize a little more each day that there are differences that, while minor, are significant enough that I need to learn more about the records of the region to avoid making incorrect interpretations.

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