About The Author

Welcome to FamilySleuther.com! 

I'm an avid family historian pestering relatives for lore, sifting through archival records, and passing the spittoon for DNA samples to uncover his roots.

This website is a family history journal for me and a resource for you. It documents my interest in ancestry and shares helpful, practical tips.

It's here that I track and dialogue my efforts to delve into the past, solve family mysteries, and bring life back to those who are history - my history. Your genealogy benefits from my mistakes and successes, as I share my lessons learned and best practices.

Learn more about me and the Family Sleuther blog in my Geneabloggers May I Introduce to You... interview (my interview follows Amy's interview, so scroll down).

Professional Development
I take my genealogy professional development and learning serious. I routinely work to advance my research skills in order to climb higher in my family tree. A great way for me to do that is through continued skills-building conferences, which has included:
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