29 March 2020
Here are some rueful rules from genuine expert genealogist Dave Woolven, who is poking a bit of fun at himself. I’m sure they’re all things that we’re guilty of too!
Dave’s rueful rules
I consider myself an expert family historian as I follow all the rules:
I wait until all the older people are dead before thinking of the questions that only they could answer
I wait until the places I've lived in have been demolished
I wait until my old secondary school has been turned into a car park
I wait until all the places where I worked have been demolished