Are you looking for a speaker for your society, group, or library? Do you need help looking up records or on site research? Email me at: to discuss terms and for pricing info.

Class Info

My classes typically last one hour. Choose from one of the following topics or contact me to discuss a topic tailored to fit your needs. I can travel to locations within southwest Michigan and northern Indiana.

What’s Your Story? 

Ideas for making family history a part of your life, now.

Dig a Little Deeper

Learn about record types, how to analyze the data, and using that information to formulate your research plan.

Serendipity and Family History

Is it luck, a coincidence, or something else?  Moments of serendipity in our family history research happen when we least expect it and often lead to great and meaningful discoveries.  

Research Help

Do you need help with on site record look-ups?  I am available to assist you in the following locations and the surrounding areas:*

Kalamazoo, MI

Battle Creek, MI

Lansing, MI

Jackson, MI

*Please note that I do charge mileage and a look-up fee.  I also charge the client for any parking, copy, or other fees associated with the request.