Wednesday, 11 May 2011

Stop Press! A Genealogy Sceptic - 1842:

I came across this statement when browsing at my local archive centre.  An article in "The Galashiels Weekly Journal:  no. 6, 1842" announced:
"Genealogy, in our opinion, is a matter of very little importance, fit only for chattering groups over their tea" 


Is this worthy of being a "Wisdom Wednesday" topic for discussion? 

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1 comment:

  1. If only they could see us now!
    Cheers,
    Theresa (Tangled Trees)

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