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*Oliver, "[http://personal.linkline.com/xymox/fraud/fraud.htm Genealogy Frauds]," ''America's First Families''; several more articles in addition to "Fraudulent Lineages."<br>  
 
*Oliver, "[http://personal.linkline.com/xymox/fraud/fraud.htm Genealogy Frauds]," ''America's First Families''; several more articles in addition to "Fraudulent Lineages."<br>  
 
*James Pylant, "[http://www.genealogymagazine.com/watoutforfak.html Watch Out for Fake Family Trees],"''GenealogyMagazine.com'' ([http://www.genealogymagazine.com www.genealogymagazine.com]&nbsp;: accessed 26 October 2009); Reverend W. Twyman Williams exposes fraudulent French ancestry of Chrétien DuBois, Gary B. and Elizabeth Shown Mills discover fraud, and George L. Nichols concludes Leon Nelson Nichols work is fictional.<br>  
 
*James Pylant, "[http://www.genealogymagazine.com/watoutforfak.html Watch Out for Fake Family Trees],"''GenealogyMagazine.com'' ([http://www.genealogymagazine.com www.genealogymagazine.com]&nbsp;: accessed 26 October 2009); Reverend W. Twyman Williams exposes fraudulent French ancestry of Chrétien DuBois, Gary B. and Elizabeth Shown Mills discover fraud, and George L. Nichols concludes Leon Nelson Nichols work is fictional.<br>  
*Ron Wild, "Beware of Fraudulent Genealogies," ''Family Chronicle ''([http://www.familychronicle.com/Fraudulent.html www.familychronicle.com/Fraudulent.html]&nbsp;: accessed 26 October 2009); citing print edition, January/February 2001; lists multiple fraudulent genealogists.<br>
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*Ron Wild, "[http://www.familychronicle.com/Fraudulent.html Beware of Fraudulent Genealogies]," ''Family Chronicle ''([http://www.familychronicle.com www.familychronicle.com]&nbsp;: accessed 26 October 2009); citing print edition, January/February 2001; lists multiple fraudulent genealogists.<br>
  
 
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Genealogy is effected by forgeries, fakes, and frauds. Gustav Anjou is perhaps the most famous author of fraudulent genealogies. Numerous fraudulent genealogies are known to exist and can be found in any major genealogical library, online or off. For more information, consult these sources: