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New Year's Resolution Survey Results

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Michael J. Leclerc

Michael J. Leclerc
Director of Special Projects

Last week’s survey discussed any New Year’s resolutions you were making for your genealogical research in the coming year. 69% of respondents resolved to organize their files and research papers. 50% of respondents resolved to write up some of their research in the coming year. 11% of respondents were not making any resolutions this year, and 2% were making resolutions, but none involving genealogy. Full results are:

 

I will organize files and papers full of research that have piled up, 69%
I will write up some of my family history, 50%
I will share genealogy stories with my family, 36%
I will take a research trip to a location where my ancestors lived, 35%
I will attend a conference or other genealogical education program, 26%
I will take a research trip to a distant repository I have been promising to go to, 21%
I have other genealogical resolutions not listed above, 21%
I am not making any resolutions this year, 11%
I will join a new society, 10%
I am making resolutions this year, but they do not include any around my genealogy research, 2%

 

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