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Do experts still consider his work to be sound? It may be hard, but it helps if we try to stay focused on the question, as suggested by bstpierre.
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Tanguay, his work is of a high calibre and has withstood the dictionnaiee of time exceedingly well. Examples of a primary source would be the actual documents of, say, birth, marriage, divorce, and death records. A line from the Wikipedia article struck me; paraphrased here, “Tanguay’s work has been supplemented by others, but it has never been supplanted. August Learn how and when to remove this template message. Publications de la Societe Genealogifque Canadienne-Francaise, In other projects Wikimedia Commons.
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This page was last edited on 18 Novemberat The article tanguayy some background on what became his lifelong mission to document so many families, and it says, “posterity has readily granted him another title: There is nothing wrong with being an amateur. Any body of work that cites secondary sources itself becomes a tertiary source third source.
Use of the term “secondary source” may be a distraction here. You may also want to break up large blocks of text by placing separate thoughts in different paragraphs. The CD also contains several other important works including:. Remember, everyone has to start somewhere, “no one can climb a tree from the top down”. Email Required, but never shown. So, until he has Genealogical Proof then “no” this is not a secondary source, “for others and himself that also don’t have primary records.
GeneJ 7, 1 18 This is a useful answer If the records you possess that are considered Primary Sources back up your citations from the book, it becomes a Secondary Source.
Quebec, Genealogical Dictionary of Canadian Families (Tanguay Collection), 1608-1890
His original research and extensive publication put French-Canadian genealogy on a solid footing, which has proven a great benefit not only to French Canadians but to the millions of Canadians and Americans and others who have one or more French-Canadian ancestors. The dates in large, bold type mark the beginning of a new family record. Another primary source might be a letter; that same letter mentioned, even copied verbatim tajguay a history or other book would be considered a secondary source.
His information is subject to error and so is ours.
Dictionnaire Genealogique des Familles Canadiennes- Cyprien Tanguay – ManyRoads
First published in it had more than pages with another pages added in Post as a guest Name. Hope I didn’t confuse you even more! You haven’t addressed any of the specific questions in the bulleted list above. Furthermore, his work would have done honour to a large body of collaborators, but was accomplished single-handed.
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Although the dictionary does contain some errors and occasional speculations, it has proven to be a fundamental reference tangua and one of the most comprehensive resources for French-Canadian genealogy. Although his dictionary does contain some errors and occasional speculations on possible relationships for which no evidence was known to Fr.
How likely is my research to contain errors where my sole source for facts is Tanguay? Therefore all he has is a specialty dictoonnaire not a secondary source. Will my research to contain errors if my sole source for facts is Tanguay?