The millions of genealogy records now available online are a huge help to genealogists. We all can now sit at home and use our computers to search records that only a decade ago were often unavailable to us. Only ten years ago, we had to travel to distant repositories to find many of these records in person or on microfilm, often expending a lot of time and effort. Even then, many of the records had not been indexed a decade ago. Today's new computerized indexes have made the records better and easier to use.
Or have they?
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