I don’t know where I first saw this but I know that I definitely fit the criteria. It’s often found in those who engage in Tangential Genealogy.

AGDG –  Attention Deficit Genealogy Disorder

Because she has given me permission to use her images I am adding this definition from Twisted Twigs and Gnarled Branches.

Attention Deficit Genealogy Disorder

Attention Deficit Genealogy Disorder



My genimate, Chris Goopy, suggested this word for inclusion in the Geneadictionary, thanks Chris for the following definition and directing me to the image below.

Genealogify – to turn all conversations to questions or statements about family history.


Thanks to Twisted Twigs On Gnarled Branches Genealogy (Deidre Erin Denton) for permission to use this image.