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28 January 2011

Is the Title Misleading?

The first time you use a database or website, make certain you know what you are using and understand where the data is from.  Titles can be misleading.

I thought a reference to a relative in Canadian border crossings was wrong because it was from the St. Alban's, Vermont district. The person I was looking for landed in Vancouver. Turns out the St. Alban's district extended from Vermont all that way.