On Mon, 10 May 2004, Lou Burnard wrote:
> > It might be apropos to mention that I know TEI is also being used to record
> > primary documentary evidence of genealogical information, perhaps bearing
> > the needs to that community in mind at the same time would be beneficial. (I
> > have no specific proposals in that area and just mention it as a related use.)
> Do I see someone volunteering to chair a small workgroup?
I try not to volunteer for work. ;-)
> Seriously though, how do you suggest we get the views of "that
> community" other than by involving them in some such way?
I will forward this message to one (who may indeed be lurking
on this list as well) who might be interested. There is also
the [log in to unmask] mailing list. Although fairly
quiet recently I know is read by a number of interested parties
who have developed their own formats for storing event and persona
based information related to genealogy.
Dr James Cummings, Oxford Text Archive, University of Oxford
James dot Cummings at ota dot ahds dot ac dot uk