Business Organization

Antecedents® LLC is a domestic limited liability company. Its articles of organization are filed with the State Corporation Commission of Virginia. Donald W. Moore is the registered agent and owner of Antecedents® LLC.


It is the policy of Donald W Moore, d/b/a Antecedents® LLC, that personal information, such as client’s name, postal and e-mail address, or telephone number is private and confidential. The personal information clients provide is used only for the purposes for which they provide it.

Information supplied by clients for research purposes is confidential. Information and/or documents that are public record and gathered while conducting research for clients may be used for other research purposes when applicable and in written or oral presentations, except where reference is made to living persons, and subject to state and federal privacy laws.


The user-supplied content and source code of this site are protected by U.S. copyright law and international treaties and may not be copied for any commercial or non-commercial use without the express written permission of Donald W Moore, d/b/a Antecedents® LLC. All rights are reserved.

Copyright in Work

Under current copyright law, Donald W. Moore is an independent contractor and retains copyright to work products prepared for clients.


This web site contains links to other web sites that are not under its control. Donald W Moore, d/b/a Antecedents® LLC, is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. The inclusion of a link does not imply endorsement of the linked site by Donald W Moore, d/b/a Antecedents® LLC.

Professional Ethics

Genealogical services provided by Donald W Moore, d/b/a Antecedents® LLC, are governed by ethical standards as set forth by the following organizations.

Release of Information

Personal information is not released to third parties except to further the purpose for which clients provide it, or if release is required by law or is pertinent to judicial or governmental investigations or proceedings. There are no other circumstances under which clients’ personal information is provided or sold to third parties.

Service Marks

Antecedents® LLC is the owner of the U.S. registered service mark Antecedents under registration no. 2,413,968, dated 19 December 2000, in International Class 42, covering genealogy research.


This web site does not use “cookies” and does not collect or distribute personal information about its visitors.


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