Re: A Little Research Reminder...
- I wonder if a couple met in church and both were from the opposite far reaches of the parish, if this rule would necessarily apply?
> The Paddy Casey Rule:
> In my family history research I constantly make use of the 5-mile rule, i.e.
> that spouses were usually found within a 5-mile radius of the index person's
> house because that was the distance a suitor could walk of an evening and,
> after an evenings courting, get back home in time for a hard day's work the
> next day.