Wow! I have first hand knowledge of the 17th century?

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Been adding some new pages of Colonial folks my husband is descended from. 

Was surprised to see how WikiTree automatically adds me as a source, namely, that I have first-hand knowledge of my husband's 17th century Colonial ancestors. (see

I will admit that since a young girl I have always wanted to travel back in time. According to WikiTree, I have! wink


in WikiTree Tech by Jillaine Smith G2G6 Pilot (802k points)
recategorized by Jillaine Smith

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If you add a source when you create the profile, that won't appear.

At any time, you can replace that note with a better source.

It's very important to include sources, especially on these older profiles.

by Chris Whitten G2G Astronaut (1.3m points)
selected by Keith Baker
Chris, I understand the intent; a better solution might be to say that the Source is "the research of [username]" instead of saying that I have first hand knowledge.

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