What could have been a beautiful, blossoming romance turns into an all-out war of sabotage.
Of course, you want to know what the real dates are, as this is important to the accuracy of your research, as well as your understanding of it.
So, let’s take a look at two common dating issues in genealogy research… As far as double dating goes, you will almost certainly eventually come across this if you go far enough back in time into colonial America or England/Great Britain in the 18 century.
Quaker records make figuring things out a little bit more challenging because they list dates in an odd way, different from what we are used to in typical dating.
When you combine their odd style of writing dates with the change in calendars, you can become really confused as to what the actual, real date is for which you are searching.
In fact, the pivotal year for double dating is 1752.