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Family Genealogy & History Research
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Families & research areas
Book Release
  Three decades of skilled courthouse research in multiple states
  Over a decade of experience in assisting individuals with their research and preparation of applications to lineage societies
  Research conducted in numerous archives and genealogical libraries
 DAR Chapter Registrar for six years
  Professional genealogical writing
  Respond to Historical Society referrals 





Statue of Brigadier General John Stark

location: Bennington Battle Monument, Bennington, Vermont



Genealogical Education
  Family & Law in American History- Hist 400 - Brigham Young University, 2004
  Conference on Early American Genealogical Research, DAR Headquarters, Washington, DC - October 2005
  National Genealogical Society Conference in the States and Family History Fair - May 2007 
  DAR Volunteer Genealogist Training Course - Two Day Field Workshop - October 2007 
  National Genealogical Society 2009 Family History Conference - May 2009
  Cemetery and Mortuary Records - National Institute for Genealogical Studies - Mar/Apr 2010 
  Maine Genealogical Conference - September 2010, 2011, 2014, 2016
  Finding British Isles Ancestors - North Carolina Genealogical Society, two day Conference - November 2010
  New England Regional Genealogical Conference - April 2011, 2013, 2015
  Using Federal Records in Genealogical Research with John Philip Colletta - MGS workshop April 2011
  Skills constantly honed by frequent attendance at talks related to genealogy and history   
General Education
  University of Maine at Farmington, graduated Magna cum Laude with a BA in Geography
Work Experience and Education
  Retired Federal Civil Service employee - trained in courthouse searches, field interview skills & computer data searches  


  Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of North Carolina
  Daughters of the American Revolution - former Chapter Officer in North Carolina; Associate member of a chapter in Maine
  New England Historic Genealogical Society
  National Genealogical Society
  Maine Genealogical Society
  Maine Old Cemetery Association
  Wake County (North Carolina) Genealogical Society  
  Member of several town historical societies

  Genealogist for Hope [Maine] Historical Society
Current Projects
  Transcription of old diaries & journals with corresponding historical events and genealogical research
  Major compilation of 20 years worth of 19th century social news from newspapers relating to a rural Maine town; the vital records and town history had been missing for many of those years - book released in 2014
  Researching all direct and collateral family lines of the original settlers of Hope, a rural mid-coast Maine town
  Cemetery research and compilation of records.    Completed survey and update of records of East Union Cemetery in Union, Maine.  Currently working on the West Rockport, Maine Cemetery.
  Detailed review of 1931 photographs of Boston, comparing the past with the present
  Researching families who migrated to Western Massachusetts in the 1700 and 1800 hundreds
  Volunteer researcher for my NC DAR Chapter's prospective members
  Published research conducted in Western Massachusetts