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Traditional Genealogy Research (non-DNA)

What it is:  Research and analysis of historic documents and artifacts to reconstruct ancestral relationships and related topics.

For:  Anyone hoping to learn more about their past.

Interested? Click here to inquire.

Genetic Genealogy Research (DNA)

What it is:  Research and analysis of genomes (atDNA, mtDNA, Y-DNA, and X-DNA) to resolve questions regarding ancestral lines up to six or seven generations in the past (i.e., the genealogically relevant timeframe).

For: Those who have tested, but want more than colorful pie charts and pretty pictures...or someone whose genealogy puzzle isn't easily resolved with paper trails...or anyone who's curious about "this DNA testing stuff" but has yet to take the first step...or, well, anyone.

Interested? Click here to inquire.

Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG) 

virtual courses January through May 2021: 

Nineteen live classrooms, Airtable, Basecamp, Dropbox….

Virtual Universe Services

Tailored to fit the client and/or organization, including (but not limited to) the following: 

  • Account set up: Zoom, Dropbox, Basecamp, Airtable, etc. 
  • Event management and/or tech support
  • Moderator/host for live stream events
  • Training sessions: Speaker prep, attendee groups, support staff, etc.
  • Recording management
  • Adjustments to and/or management of your existing account(s)

Interested? Click here to inquire.

For: Genealogy fans who want to do their own research, but need a little boost from a pro.  Offered in person or via Zoom. Coaching is available in three flavors:

  • Where Do I Begin? … For those just starting out, or resuming after time away from their research.
  • How Do I Get Unstuck? … Need a jump start? This is for you.
  • Brick Wall Demolition … Some mysteries aren’t easily resolved, and require insight from a pro.

Interested? Click here to inquire.

Genealogy Research Coaching

DNA binder and chromosome data

DNA Assistance

What it is: One-on-one conversation to answer your questions about DNA (testing, goals, results, which tests will guide you toward answers, what can—and can’t—be learned from DNA, who else needs to test, etc.). Offered in person or via Zoom.

For: Those who have tested or are considering testing.

Interested? Click here to inquire.

Bishop’s Transcripts, Nottingham Deanery, England

What it is: Record retrieval from repositories in the Minneapolis/St. Paul region (and possibly beyond).

For: Genealogists (professional and hobbyists) who need record copies that aren't available online.

Interested? Click here to inquire.

Document Pulls

Kirk session minutes, 1825

Dumfries, Dumfrieshire, Scotland

Know someone who's curious? Who would love to learn more about their family history? Who has a big project that requires a professional? Also consider....

  • As a baby gift, creating a family tree that can go in the baby book 
  • A unique wedding gift that merges two family trees  
  • An anniversary gift that illustrates ancestral trees
  • A birthday surprise for someone anxious to get into genealogy themselves, or have someone do the research for them  
  • And so much more!

Interested? Click here to order.

Gift Certificates

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Door key, St. Michael’s and All Angels Arthuret

Longtown, Cumberland, England

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