Lithuania SIG #Lithuania How do you handle Julian dates in your tree? #lithuania
Art Poskanzer <amposkanzer@...>
For Lithuania old dates I add 12 days, but after 28 Feb 1900 I add 13
Subject: How do you handle Julian dates in your tree?Julian
birthdates, emigrated to the West, and have Gregorian death dates.Almost
always, these relatives didn't bother with the calendar transition; iftheir
gravestones have full dates, they list the Julian birth and Gregoriandeath.
for a while, translating the Julian date to Gregorian, but I'mstarting to
wonder if that's the right way to go about this. I do record theJulian
date in the fact notes.