Posted by Genealogy’s Star: The Elements of Research — Part Twenty: Research is more than looking

There is a fundamental relationship between documents and records and acquiring genealogically significant information. Every discovery of a document or record will also suggest additional documents that may be found. Searching is a repetitious activity and is limited to a single discovery. Research produces a chain of documents and records that lead to answering questions.…

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