Some genealogical challenges cannot be solved with direct evidence. This typically requires extensive research into collateral lines to find supporting information that leads to indirect evidence. With enough solid indirect evidence you can successfully prove your case.
Marian Pierre-Louis is a House Historian and Genealogy Professional who focuses on New England research. She specializes in educational outreach through webinars, internet broadcasts and video. Marian is the host of the Genealogy Professional podcast, a show committed to helping genealogy professionals become better business people.