Choto,Choto wrote:Joe,Joe Ribaudo wrote:Choto,
The obvious answer is to become the accepted expert on all things Dutchman. What follows will be the "expert's" book.
One can form an opinion (hopefully based on research) and package it for sale but I am not sure that anyone here can be considered an "expert". Some opinions certainly carry more weight than others but I think that has more to do with personal honesty, insightfullness and a selfless desire to advancing the general knowldge.
I can now write that you are correct about Miguel L. Peralta's geneology.
And more importantly, it seems as if there really is a geneological connection between Clay's Peraltas and Miguel L. Peralta y Vasquez
I am going to put it out there for those of you reading this who are activly chasing after Jacob's lost mine. Don't let anyone discurage you from looking.
Some are, or can become, experts on the "history" surrounding all topics surrounding the LDM legend.