Saturday, March 22, 2014

MGP2 - Chapter 4 GPS Element 2: Source Citations YUP!

Chapter 4 has got you stumped? Then head on over to our LIVE Hangout on Air Sunday, 23 March 2014 as we discuss more from Thomas W. Jones' Mastering Genealogical Proof.


1. Between now and Sunday's session, review MGP1 - Chapter 4 GPS Element 2: Source Citations

3. For VIEWing and COMMENTing before during and after this live MGP2 - Chapter 4 session go here:

NOTE: You must be a member of this free genealogy community.

If you'd prefer, you may VIEW the live event here. (You just cannot comment)

Here's our scheduled start time:
Sunday, 23 March 2014

10am Eastern (New York)
9am Central (Chicago)
8am Mountain (Salt Lake City, Denver)
7am Pacific (Los Angeles)

If you need a time zone converter, use:

Read each chapter in advance of the study group session, but don't attempt to do your written homework until the panel has discussed the chapter. We are on the honor system here. No need to check in with Ol' Myrt. In fact, Dr. Jones has provided answers at the end of the book.

WATCH LATER on DearMYRTLE's YouTube Channel:

The MGP Study Group 2 will have one advantage: we can view the archived sessions of the initial MGP Study Group in addition to attending our own sessions. Those archived versions appear on DearMYRTLE's YouTube Channel located here:

Feb 16, 2014 - Orientation

Feb 23, 2014 - Chapter 1 Genealogy’s Standard of Proof

Mar 2, 2014 - Chapter 2 Concepts Fundamental to the GPS
Mar 9, 2014  - Chapter 3 GPS Element 1: Thorough Research

Mar 16, 2014 – Chapter 3 Revisited

Mar 23, 2014 –   Chapter 4 GPS Element 2: Source Citations

Mar 30, 2014 -  Chapter 5 GPS Element 3: Analysis and Correlation
Apr 6, 2014 - Chapter 6 GPS Element 4: Resolving Conflicts and Assembling Evidence
April 13, 2014 - Chapter 7 GPS Element 5: The Written Conclusion
April 20, 2014 – Skip this week due to Easter
April 27, 2014 - Chapter 8 Using the GPS and Chapter 9 Conclusion and graduation


Thomas W. Jones, Mastering Genealogical Proof  (Arlington, Virginia: National Genealogical Society, 2013). [Book available from the publisher at , also available in Kindle format, described here.] 

Happy family tree climbing!
Myrt :)
Your friend in genealogy.

G+ DearMYRTLE Community
Twitter: @DearMYRTLE
Second Life: Clarise Beaumont