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From: " Arnold Weirmeir" <>
Subject: Re: [ONTARIO] Birth Date Calculator
Date: Sat, 23 May 2009 18:58:28 -0400
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Regarding birth registrations, nobody is perfect. My mother was born on 30
Sep yet the registration record said 13 Sep.
Arnold
----- Original Message -----
From: "Kevin & Nancy Caldwell" <>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, May 23, 2009 6:27 PM
Subject: Re: [ONTARIO] Birth Date Calculator


> Hi Dave,
>
> After putting a date through the calculations, with today's date (a
> reverse
> guess & try), I can see what you mean. It added 10 days.
>
> Regarding exact dates in genealogy, with some people I have 3 exact
> birthdates.......birth registration (given by friend of family), family
> records and death registration----all gave different birthdates. I would
> assume the birth registration was the right one, but if given by someone
> on
> the best of their knowledge, who's to say that is right either? I usually
> just pick one, and have the others in my notes with sources-------
>
> Nancy
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Dave Dixon" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Friday, May 22, 2009 7:04 PM
> Subject: [ONTARIO] Birth Date Calculator
>
>
>> My thanks to Kevin, Nancy, Glen and Pat for more "calculator" sites.
>> Information on the accuracy or lack thereof makes interesting reading and
>> again shows how genealogy is fraught with errors if one is not cautious.
>>
>> Dave.
>>
>>
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