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A1 Positive Thought
PO Box 13877
Tallahassee, Florida 32317-3877
Contact Person:  Jan A Campbell
Research Specialty:  Military Records and Awards (Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Indian Wars/Treaties, Civil War, World War I, World War II, Korea, Vietnam), Pensions, VA benefits, NARA Records and Bounty Land, Native American Lineage Research including Dawes rolls. Genealogy and Family History Records including Census, Birth/Marriage/Death, Vital Records, Wills and Voter records. Passports, Immigration, Emigration and Naturalization records. Family Trees, Pedigree Charts, and Photographs. Preparation of lineage society applications for DAR, SAR, and Tribal citizenship by descent. Searches of International, National and State Digital Archives, and University Libraries. On-site searches of Florida, Georgia and Alabama Archives and electronic records. Reasonable rates.

Stenger Historica
9506 Dabney Court
Fredericksburg, VA 22408-7744
Telephone:   (540) 834-0684
Contact Person:   Dieter Stenger
Research Specialty:   Captured German records including SS, SA, NSKK, RUSNA and NSDAP files, all personnel records for officers and enlisted, and all combat formations/unit records of the army and SS, and all records of the SS. Fluent in German. Translation Services Available.

AAA Document Research and Retrieval Service, a wholly owned subsidiary of DFW Paralegal Service
P.O. Box 48010
Fort Worth, TX 76148-0010
Telephone: (800) 758-4882
Fax: (817) 339-6156
Contact Person: Jim Barber
Research Specialty: State & Federal Document Research and Retrieval; Civil, Criminal & Bankruptcy Court Records; Immigration Records; Texas County & Court Records.

Aaron's American Ancestor Research
P.O. Box 50561
Provo, UT 84605-0561
Telephone: (801) 836-1996
Contact Person: Aaron or Jeff Jones
Research Specialty: All records that are of genealogical value. This includes Record Group 75. Immigration, military, family history, census.

Access History
4524 North Chelsea Lane
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4749
Telephone: (301) 351-5345
Fax: (301) 657-4610
Contact Person: Grace Palladino
Research Specialty: Census Records, Labor, Business History, Transportation, and Regulatory Agency Records, Immigration, Emigration, and Naturalization Records, Congressional Records, Photographs and Pictures.

A. Elizabeth Terry, MA
194 Spring Oaks Drive
Ballwin, Missouri 63011
Telephone:  (314) 283-1779
Contact Person:  Elizabeth Terry
Research Specialty:  Genealogical and family history including but not limited to: immigration and naturalization records; census records; birth, death, marriage and other vital records; court and land records; military records; and church records.

Adventure Research
P.O. Box 270933
Louisville, Colorado 80027
Telephone: (303) 641-8412
Contact Person: Renee Meade
Research Specialty:Historical records for the Rocky Mtn West, Census Records, Genealogy and Family History, Immigration, Emigration and Naturalization Records; Photographs and Pictures.

Ale's Archives
9810 Dairyton Court
Gaithersburg, MD 20886
Telephone:  (202) 406-0227
Contact Person:  Victoria A. Brown
Research Specialty: Genealogy, diplomatic records, intelligence records, immigration, scientific, military

American Civil War Ancestor RG
19 Briar Point Avenue
Coventry, Rhode Island 02816-5601
Telephone:  (401) 823-9898
Cell Phone: (401) 464-2119
Contact Person:  Bruce D. Frail and Benjamin J. Frail
Research Specialty:  I have 20+ years of professional and volunteer research experience and I am the current National Graves Registration Officer for the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War. My son (a History Major at Rhode Island College) and I will research Military Service Records, Pension Records, Deck Logs, Veterans Burial Locations, and any other area of general research of the American Civil War. You may contact us through our website at or and by clicking the hyperlink in our company name above. Visit us at our FaceBook Page "American Civil War Ancestor", also keep in mind that we do research Confederate Soldiers as well. We do research for government (state and local city), commercial, private and non-profit groups and private parties. "We Reunite You With Your Past."

American Roots Company
451 Hungerford Drive, Suite 119-234
Rockville, MD 20850
Telephone:  (240) 383-7834
Contact Person:  Tina C. Jones
Research Specialty:  Geographic Area - Nationwide Searches, Early/Colonial Research, Tracing Back to 1st Immigrant Ancestor, African American/Slavery Research, Military Research, Verifying/Documenting Lineages for SAR and DAR.

625 Meadowlark Road
Audubon, PA 19403
Telephone: (610) 666-6567(home); (610) 772-7046(cell)
Contact Person: Mary Louise Fizpatrick

Ancestor Stalker
P.O. Box 9034
Columbia, MD 21044-9034
Telephone:  (443) 280-9785
Contact Person:  Josh Jenkins
Research Specialty:  Civil War, Immigration, Census, Revolutionary War, Land Records, Genealogy and Family History Records, DNA consults

Ancestral Branches
Post Office Box 362
Hamburg, PA 19526-0362
Telephone: (610) 562-5524
Contact Person: Melanie Karvoski

Ancestry Sisters
530 Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, IL 60611
Telephone:  (312) 350-4370
Contact Person: Ellen Driscoll
Research Specialty:  Document Retrieval, Family Trees, Immigration , Mayflower Society. We have Offices in Chicago, Peoria, IL + Kalamazoo, MI.

Arbor Genealogy
12810 SE 296th Way
Auburn, WA 98092-3241
Telephone: (253) 951-0287
Fax: (253) 323-7315
Contact Person: Jessica Hacken

Marilyn L. Arnold
Find Your Family
Falls Church, VA 22042-2006
Telephone: (703) 534-6668
Fax: (703) 534-6668
Contact Person: Marilyn L. Arnold

Autumn Baccellia
5616 Johns Drive
Sacramento, CA 95822
Telephone:  (916) 893-1400
Contact Person: Autumn Baccellia
Research Specialty:  I have over 20 years experience. I was raised in the Mormon Church and was taught genealogy research at a very early age. I research immigration and naturalization records, military, pension records, civil and church records, court records, census records, land records, state archives and library research, obituary and newspaper research, genealogy research.

Dara A. Baker PhD (ABD)
1800 N. Oak St # 1306
Arlington, VA 22209
Telephone: (631) 766-5181
Contact Person: Dara A. Baker
Research Specialty: United States and British History, Congressional Records, esp. 19th & 20th century, Judicial Records, Native American, African American, Genealogy, Immigration, Census, Military/Pension, Political, Congressional & Presidential, State Records, Personal Papers, Petitions to Congress, RG 46, Rg 283, Rare Books

Amylynne Baker-Santagate
20 Starwood Dr
Hampstead, NH 03841
Telephone:  (603) 247-1049
Contact Person:  Amylynne
Research Specialty:  Any + All available at these facilities listed below

Susan Berlowitz
345 Pleasant Avenue, #2
New York, NY 10035-4342
Telephone: (212) 426-7392
Fax: (212) 426-7392
Contact Person: Susan Berlowitz

Kelley Bevis
611 Pennsylvania Avenue SE #412
Washington, DC 20003-4303
Telephone: (202) 431-0788
Contact Person:Kelley Bevis
Research Specialty:Civil War service records, Civil war pension records, War of 1812 service records, War of 1812 pension records, WWI & WWII Draft Registration Cards, Revolutionary War, Census lookups, Immigration Records, Naturalization Records.

Kenneth Bishop
8 Dobbins Street
Waltham, MA 02451
Contact Person: Kenneth Bishop
Research Specialty: New England research-census records, passenger arrival lists, Canadian Border Entry Records

Bloodlines Genealogical Research Services
7231 Town Court South
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-4729
Telephone: (609) 933-6000
Contact Person: Claire Keenan Agthe

Broad Run IT, LLC
6472 Georgetown Rd
Broad Run, Virginia 20137-2121
Telephone:  (540) 347-1865
Fax:  (540) 349-7727
Contact Person:  Stephen D. McLeod or Edith M. McLeod
Research Specialty:  All record groups-in particular maritime, military, pension, ship passenger lists, consular, census

Christine M. Cacace
315 W. 106th Street, Ste. 16-A
New York, NY 10025-3445
Telephone:  (212) 865-9083
Contact Person: Christine M. Cacace
Research Specialty: Genealogy and Family History - Has over 25 years experience researching Federal, State and City civil and religious records; conducts research in Italian, Irish, German and Eastern European civil and religious records. Aids in Dual Citizenship research qualification and Applications.

Lisa M. Castellanos
7206 Kings Arm Dr
Manassas, VA 20112
Telephone:  (703) 595-8573
Contact Person:  Lisa M. Castellanos
Research Specialty:  British Isles, Census, Naturalizations, Oath of Allegiance, American Revolution and Civil War Pensions, Land grants

Chicago Research
21 W. Goethe, 4D
Chicago, IL 60610-8291
Telephone:  (312) 335-0586
Contact Person:  Christina A. Reynen, MLS/MA
Research Specialty:  Independent archivist/researcher, specializing in Chicago and Cook County history. Areas of expertise; biography, court records, labor and business history, immigration/emigration, house and building history. Former contributor and fact checker for the Encyclopedia of Chicago.

Claudia Breland
27115 212th Pl SE
Maple Valley, WA 98038
Telephone:  (425) 443-2968
Contact Person:  Claudia Breland
Research Specialty:  Census, land, naturalization records, Seattle + Pacific Northwest

Evie Bresette, CG
307 West 109th Street
Kansas City, MO 64114-4907
Telephone: (816) 941-7545
Fax: (816) 942-7210
Contact Person: Evie Bresette

Brophy Professional Genealogy and Heir Tracing
198 Patricia Drive
Abington, MA 02351-1047
Telephone:  (781) 738-2671
Fax:  (781) 878-0720
Contact Person:  Michael Brophy
Research Specialty:  Immigration &; Naturalization, Census Records, Genealogy &; Family History, Irish-American, New England. Meet me via a short video:

Michelle L. Chubenko
149 Tyler Avenue
Carteret, NJ 07008-1725
Telephone: (732) 969-2652
Contact Person: Michelle L. Chubenko
Research Specialty: 19th-20th Century Urban Research, Genealogy and Family Records,Immigration, Emigration and Naturalization.

Heather Cole
199 Pleasant Street
Norwood, MA 02062-4801
Telephone: (617) 216-4978
Contact Person: Heather Cole
Research Specialty: Genealogy, family history, local history, census records, naturalization records-New England, vital records-Massachusetts, town records-Massachusetts, JFK Presidential Library.

Common Folk Ancestry
9 Whitetail Lane
Kittery, ME 03904-5429
Telephone: (207) 439-3755
Fax: (207) 439-4762
Contact Person: Margaret Dube
Research Specialty: Immigration and naturalization records; passenger lists; census schedules; military records.

Joan M. Croson
11 Cardigan Court
Waldorf, MD 20602
Contact Person:  Joan M. Croson
Research Specialty:  census, immigration and naturalization, military, bounty land warrants, Civil War, Indian wars, Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Pensions

The Coyle Group
P.O. Box 361
Mount Vernon, VA 22121-0361
Telephone: (703) 799-7303
Fax: (703)799-7304
Contact Person: Robert J. Coyle

Pamela Dallas
Post Office Box 2826
Granite Bay, CA 95746-2826
Telephone: (916) 791-7425
Fax: (916) 791-3285
Contact Person: Pamela Dallas

Gem P. Daus, MA
4600 S Four Mile Run Dr. #1234
Arlington, VA 22204-3568
Telephone:  (202) 596-2436
Contact Person:  Gem P. Daus
Research Specialty:  Immigration(RG85), Public Health(RG90), Filipino American History, Philippine Insular period(RG126, 350), World War II(RG24, 38, 407), Asian American History, Angel Island (text, picture).

Martha Davidson
2520 41st Street NW #3
Washington, DC 20007
Telephone: (202) 298-6937
Fax: (202) 298-6937
Contact Person: Martha Davidson
Research Specialty: Still pictures and textual records, all subjects.

Jonathan Webb Deiss
805 1/2 Maryland Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002-5305
Telephone: (202) 270-1882
Contact Person: Jonathan Webb Deiss
Research Specialty:Military, Genealogy, Land, Native American, Immigration.

Diplomatic and Intelligence Research
4469 Sedgwick St. NW
Washington, DC 20016
Telephone:  (202) 812-8466
Contact Person: Ms. Sim Smiley
Research Specialty:I specialize in diplomatic, intelligence and military history of the WII, the Cold War and beyond. Particular focus on: OSS, CIA, CIA Crest, State Dept, Captured German Records, Italy, France, Army Navy Intelligence, Biological Warfare, Nixon and the FBI. Fluent in French, Italian and Swedish and can also research in German and Spanish. Former NARA volunteer in Modern Military Branch where I compiled finding aids for OSS records.

Margie Ellis
PO Box 440042
Somerville, MA 02144
Telephone:  (617) 797-1904
Contact Person:  Margie Ellis
Research Specialty:  Irish history, Naturalizations, Land Records, genealogy, general NARA holdings research, cemetery searches, state archives, immigration.

James M. Evans III
P.O. Box 644
Morrow, Georgia 30260
Telephone:  (404) 797-9980
Contact Person:  James M. Evans III
Research Specialty: All records located at the Southeast Region archival facility in Morrow, GA (Atlanta), especially those associated with genealogy , family history, census records, immigration and naturalization. I am located within two miles of Southeast Region facility.

Family Discovery Services
1171 West Mill Drive
Kennesaw, GA 30152-3954
Telephone: (678) 581-0749
Contact Person: Sharon M. Carberry, J.D.

Family History Research Group
603 Lightstone Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78258
Contact Person:  James T Christian
Research Specialty:  Naturalizations, Immigrations, Military Records, Census, Passports, Land Records

Find Your Family
Post Office Box 7116
Falls Church, VA 22046-7116
Telephone:  (703) 534-6668
Fax:  (703) 534-6668
Contact Person:  Marilyn L. Arnold
Research Specialty:  Census records; genealogy and family history; immigration, emigration, and naturalization; military

Margaret R. Fortier
100 Station Landing
Medford MA 02155-5198
Telephone: (508)-414-1595
Contact Person:  Margaret R. Fortier, Professional Genealogist
Research Specialty: , Immigration, Emigration-Naturalization Records, Census Records, Genealogy + Family History, French Canadian, Italian-American research.

Richard Franzen
3 Deer Trail
Tabernacle, NJ 08088-9737
Telephone: (609) 859-3569
Contact Person: Richard Franzen

Ted Gostin
P.O. Box 56321
Sherman Oaks, CA 91413-1321
Telephone: (818) 501-5852
Fax: (818) 501-5852
Contact Person: Ted Gostin
Research Specialty:Naturalizations, passenger lists, So. Calif. Indian tribal registrations, court records

Brian Eugene Gunn
18636 Hedgegrove Terrace
Olney, MD 20832-1812
Telephone: (240) 277-1276
Fax: (301) 570-5828
Contact Person: Brian Gunn

Satu Haase-Webb, Independent Historian and Researcher
1334 A Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003
Telephone:  (202) 257-6915
Contact Person:  Satu Haase-Webb
Research Specialty: All media types-Text records,Still images/Photographs, Video and Audio recordings. Military history (Civil War, WWI, World War II, MilitaryGov/OMGUS, POWs etc.),  Holocaust, captured German records, Nuremberg and other war crimes trials, Diplomatic and intelligence records, (mil Intel/CIC, OSI, SSU, CIA etc.), Cold War African American History (Slavery, Civil Rights), Women, Immigration (19th/20th c.), Art, Social History (19th/20th c. Labor, etc.). On-site, 15+ yrs experience. Ex-gov historian. German speaker (native).

Michael Hait
16013 Kenny Road
Laurel, MD 20707
Telephone: (301) 642-4217
Contact Person: Michael Hait
Research Specialty: Census, American Revolution, ship arrivals, genealogy

Jennifer Hallock
935 Rte 5, #8
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Telephone: (802) 380-2484
Contact Person: Jennifer Hallock
Research Specialty: New England, Vital records Vermont, immigration Military

The Hannah Family Foundation
Box 27
Point Lookout, MO 65726
Telephone:  (866) 523-2993 or (480) 778-0459
Fax:  given upon request
Contact Person:  M. L. 'Mel' Gentry
Research Specialty:  Little Shell Nation, Family genealogy, Turnbo papers Silas Turnbo, Historical data, maps, Native Indigenous American Indians, Military Records.

Harmani Associates International LLC
1800 JFK BLVD Suite 300
Philadelphia PA 19103
Telephone:  (215) 253-4410
Contact Person:  Horace C. White
Research Specialty:  Genealogical and family history including but not limited to: immigration and naturalization records; census records; birth, marriage and other vital records; court and land records; Navy records; and church records; architectural drawings, films.

Joel Harrington
950 3rd Avenue
Redwood City, CA 94063-4005
Telephone: (650) 368-0614
Contact Person: Joel Harrington

Helen Weiss Productions
Post Office Box 21264
Washington, DC 20009-0764
Telephone: (202) 255-0380
Contact Person: Helen Weiss

Heritage~Family History~Ancestry Research
12 Fairview Avenue
Lincoln, RI 02865-1808
Telephone:  (401) 474-3618
Contact Person:  Donna H. Blinn
Research Specialty:  Pedigree Charts; Locating Vital Records: Birth/Marriage/Death, Military, Immigration & Naturalization, Census & Voter Records, Court, Land, Wills & Financial Records; Historical Newspapers; Cemetery Searches; Designing your Family Album; Education in use of online sources of information; Workshops and individual consultation assistance.

Historical Research Associates, Inc.
419 7th St. NW, Suite 403
Washington, D.C. 20004
Telephone:  (202) 557-0222
Fax:  (406) 721-1964
Contact Person:  Keith Zahniser
Research Specialty:  All research.

Matthew C. Hogan
P.O. Box 643
Burtonsville, MD 20866
Telephone: (301) 922-9065
Fax: (301) 890-0688
Contact Person: Matthew Hogan
Research Specialty: African American History, Asbestos, Court Records; Coast Guard/Lighthouse; Immigration; Military Records; Science/Technology; Diplomatic Records; Captured German Records; Census; Cold War records; Congressional Records; Genealogy and Family History Records; Intelligence records; Native American Relations Records; Navy Records; President Nixon records; Still Photos; Audio-Visual.

Homework Assistance
P.O. Box 406 J
Denton, TX 76209
Contact Person: Angela
Research Specialty: We charge by the source/file/record not by the hour! Military records, immigration/emigration, historical documents, diplomatic records, government records, environmental, oral histories, and business records

Imagefinders, Inc.
6101 Utah Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20015-2461
Telephone: (202) 244-4456
Contact Person: Elisabeth M. Hartjens

Jersey Roots Genealogy
149 Tyler Ave
Carteret, NJ 070081
Telephone:  (732) 969-2652
Fax:  (732)969-2652
Contact Person:  Michelle Chubenko
Research Specialty:  Family History and Genealogy Research; Census Records; Birth, Death Marriage and other Vital Records (esp. New Jersey and NYC); Court and Land Records; Immigration and Naturalization Records; Military Records; New Jersey State and Local Archives.

Raymond W. Johnson
4237 Sunnyside Ave
Brookfield, IL 60513
Telephone: (708) 387-1884
Contact Person: Ray Johnson
Research Specialty: Census/Naturalization/Military

Kanzler Research
PO Box 664
Melville, New York 11747
Telephone: (917) 855-3265
Contact Person: Frank Consler
Research Specialty: Due Diligence, kinship matters, unknown missing heirs, vital records, passenger lists, immigration, and naturalization.

Eric G. Karisa
1701 Park Road NW, Apt. 206
Washington, DC 20010
Contact Person: Eric G. Karisa

Kris Kaszuba
3857 Pell Place, Suite 301
San Diego, CA 92310-4141
Telephone:  (858) 353-6279
Contact Person:  Kris Kaszuba
Research Specialty: Immigration and Naturalization Records, Military Records, Service Records, Morning Reports, Personnel Files, DD214, Unit Rosters, Payroll Records, Medical Records, Family Genealogy, Citizenship Records

Sophie Kurtz
175 Prospect
Newton Falls, Ohio 44444
Telephone: (330) 872-1270
Contact Person: Sophie Kurtz
Research Specialty: Manifest or Record of my Mother Emilia Baya, born 1904 coming to United States, Ellis Island from Medjuric, Yugoslavia, on Cunard Line ship Aquitania, 11/24/1928-12/3/1928

Joan Kusek
9640 Walmer
Overland Park, KS 66212-1554
Telephone:  (913) 213-3550
Contact Person:  Joan Kusek
Research Specialty:  Census, Naturalization, War Records, Native American Land Records; Circuit, District Court Records, Criminial Records, Civil War, War of 1812, Revolutionary War, passenger lists.

Gail Lelyveld
205 C Street NE Apt 1
Washington, DC 20002-5764
Telephone: (202) 579-6466
Contact Person:  Gail Lelyveld
Research Specialty:  Revolutionary War, Civil War, Spanish American War, World War I, World War II Issues, Peace Issues, Native American Issues, Immigration

Lenker Genealogy Research Services
147 Groton Road
North Chelmsford, MA 01863
Telephone:   (617) 838-9278
Contact Person:   Lynne Lenker
Research Specialty:   Lynne Lenker hold a Certificate in Genealogical Research from Boston University (Dec.2013)and has years of experience. Genealogy Research: family trees, vital records (birth, death, marriage), census records, probate records (divorce, deeds) immigration, emigration &amp naturalization records, ship manifests, military records, SSI and death index records, church records (New England), grave records, cemetery records and visits (NE), forensic (heirs, photo IDs), town records (NE), document retrieval (NE).

The Leonard Group, Inc.
9364 Spring Water Path
Jessup, MD 20794
Telephone:   (301) 776-9260
Fax:   (301) 776-8962
Contact Person:   Kevin Leonard
Research Specialty:  African-American history, American military history, WWI, WWII, US Navy, US Army, US Air Force, 20th century American History, asbestos, captured German records, census records, Cold War, congressional records, court records, Coast Guard/lighthouse/customs records, diplomatic records, genealogy and family history records, immigration and naturalization records, intelligence, labor & business history/transportation/regulatory agency records, military records, Native American relations records, President Nixon, science, technology, natural resources & the environment, audio/sound recordings, cartographic/architectural/ships plans records, film & video recordings, still photos.

Linda Altman Southern Genealogy
PO Box 99690
Raleigh, NC 27624-9690
Telephone: (919) 696-5649
Contact Person: Linda Altman
Research Specialty: Military, Family History, Passenger Arrivals

Brenda Loew, Independent Researcher
1144 Chestnut Street
Newton, MA 02464-1309
Telephone:  (617) 797-0048
Contact Person:  Brenda Loew
Research Specialty:  Certified Paralegal, experienced in litigation research, bankruptcy, criminal, civil, background records, court research and filings, real property/title records. Federal, State, County and Municipal records. U.S. History, Presidential, Genealogical, Immigration, Census, Military, Early Republic, Colonial, Judicial, Supreme Court, Congressional, WWII-Cold War-9/11-Current. Boston Public Library, Boston University Library, JFK Library.

Mehira Lozano
11586 Greenwich Point Road
Reston, VA 20194-9733
Telephone: (831) 588-4692
Contact Person: Mehira Lozano
Research Specialty: American studies, immigration, Latin American Latino studies

Jeff Mackey
10241 W. 56 Terrace
Merriam, KS 66203
Telephone:  (785) 272-2664
Contact Person:  Jeff Mackey
Research Specialty:  Cold War, Congressional Records, Census Records, Court Records, Lighthouse\Customs Records, Genealogy and Family History, Immigration, Emigration and Naturalization, President Nixon.

Richard J. Macon
PO Box 996
Bayonne, NJ 07002
Telephone: (201) 320-1927
Contact Person: Richard J. Macon
Research Specialty: military, Immigration & Naturalization, censuses, Catholic records

Rosanna Martinez
P.O.Box 347751
Coral Gables, FL
Telephone:  (305) 389-9134
Contact Person:  Rosanna Martinez
Research Specialty:  General Research. All subjects. Research in Spanish, Russian and English.

Elizabeth McCall
3822 Bailey Avenue 3C
Bronx, NY 10463-2516
Telephone: (347) 427-2406
Fax: (347) 427-2406
Contact Person: Elizabeth McCall
Research Specialty: Immigration/Naturalization, Irish in America, Military Records, Patent/Copyright/Trademark, Genealogy.

Owen McGillivray
416 Boston Ave.
Takoma Park, MD 20912-4148
Telephone:  (503) 709-0536
Contact Person:  Owen McGillivray
Research Specialty:  Textual records (civilian), particularly in the Agricultural Adjustment Administration

Marjorie Judith Mcmillan
1303 Diamond Drive
Newtown, PA 18940
Telephone: (215) 579-7714
Contact Person: Judy McMillan

Milus Historical Research
2812 Mattlyn Court
Raleigh, NC 27613-6510
Telephone:  (919) 815-4360
Contact Person:  Kevin D. Milus
Research Specialty:  Census Records, Genealogy & Family History Records, Immigration, Emigration and Naturalization Records, Military Records, Cartographic/Architectural Records, Photographs and Pictures.

MMJ Research
3200 Garfield Street NW
Washington, DC 20008-3513
Telephone:  (202) 333-4555
Fax:  (202) 333-1059
Contact Person:  Margaret Johnson
Research Specialty:  Still picture research including photographs, cartographic records, microfilm, manuscripts, civilian and military textual records, and Presidential records. 20+ years experience.

Shannon Bridget Murphy
2660 Petersborough Street
Herndon, VA 20171-2443
Telephone:  (703) 864-3099
Contact Person:  Shannon Bridget Murphy
Research Specialty:  Asbestos; Captured German Records; Cold War; Congressional Records; Coast Guard, Lighthouse and Customs Records; Diplomatic Records; Family History; Immigration and Naturalization; Intelligence; Labor and Transportation; Military Records - Military searches including lineage and patriotic applications; Native American Relations Records; Navy Records; President Nixon; Science, Technology, Natural Resources and Environmental Records; Audio and Sound Recordings; Motion Pictures and Audio- Silent films; Film and Video; Photo Stills and Video Recordings; Photographs and Pictures
3328 34th Street
Boulder, CO 80301
Telephone: (800) 416-3497
Contact Person: Elizabeth Khan
Research Specialty: Immigration and naturalization records, Native American genealogy, African-American genealogy, colonial ancestors.

The New York Public Library-NYPL EXPRESS
188 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016-4314
Telephone: (212) 592-7200
Fax: (212) 592-7215
Contact Person: Richard Foster-Research Coordinator
Research Specialty: Court Records, Manuscript research, Genealogy, Census, Immigration, Military records

Nichimy Corporation
6215 Greenbelt Road, Suite 201
College Park, MD 20740
Telephone:  (301) 313-0610
Fax:  (301) 313-0611
Contact Person:  Yoko Nagasaka Myers
Research Specialty:  WWII Pacific Theater records (text, photographs, motion picture, cartographic) and Allied Occupation of Japan, Koreans in Japan, Okinawa related issues. U.S.-Japan Relations, Japanese migration

Shanetta Oliver
P.O. Box 6204
Capitol Heights, MD 20791-6204
Telephone:  (240) 412-6182
Contact Person:  Shanetta Oliver
Research Specialty:  African-American history, DOJ, FBI, and other law enforcement records, CIA, military records, immigration and naturalization, Census records, Genealogy

Partners in History
950 NW Elford Drive
Seattle, WA 98177-4125
Telephone:  (206) 275-1114
Contact Person:  Sharon Boswell

Sadie Pasha
3410 Robey Terrace
Silver Spring, MD 20904
Telephone: (240) 560-6139
Contact Person:  Sadie Pasha, Professional Genealogist and Low Country Family Historian
Research Specialty: Genealogy and Family History Records, Jews of Spain and Portugal, Oral Traditions, Culture, Religion, "Geechee" West Africans and Cherokees of South Carolina and Georgia. Conducted twenty-year One Name Study of Cohen surname among enslaved "Geechee" and Free Persons of Color in Georgetown, Edgefield, Beaufort, Charleston and Savannah. Presentation of historical, genealogical and biographical research on Portuguese Jews (Secret Jews) and descendants, Southern Jews, Indenture, Slavery, Rice Plantations, Emigration, Immigration and Naturalization Records, Family Charts, Photographs, American Revolutionary War and Pension Records, Census Records, Court Records, Civil War and Freedmen Records, Reconstruction, Dawes Roll, WWI, WWII, and researching International, National and State Digital Archives (Libraries).

Patricia Hackett Nicola, Certified Genealogist
2908 27th Avenue West
Seattle, WA 98199-2853
Telephone:  (206) 284-5232
Fax:  (206) 284-5232
Contact Person:  Patricia "Trish" Nicola
Research Specialty:  Washington and Oregon territorial census; Passenger arrival, naturalization, pension and bounty land warrant applications; Oregon and Washington land claims and files; Chinese Exclusion Act files; court records.

O'Day, Pamela A.
333 Old Bay Lane, #10
Havre de Grace, MD 21078-4018
Telephone: (410) 939-4554
Contact Person:Pamela O'Day

Partners in History
950 NW Elford Drive
Seattle, WA 98177-4125
Telephone: (206) 275-1114
Contact Person: Sharon Boswell

Sadie Pasha
3410 Robey Terrace
Silver Spring, MD 20904
Telephone: (240) 560-6139
Contact Person:  Sadie Pasha
Research Specialty:  Genealogy and Family History Records, Jews of Spain and Portugal, Oral Traditions, Culture, Religion, "Geechee" West Africans and Cherokees of South Carolina and Georgia. Conducted twenty-year One Name Study of Cohen surname among enslaved "Geechee" and Free Persons of Color in Georgetown, Edgefield, Beaufort, Charleston and Savannah. Presention of historical, genealogical and biographical research on Portuguese Jews (Secret Jews)and descendants, Southern Jews, Indenture, Slavery, Rice Plantations, Emigration, Immigration and Naturalization Records, Family charts, Photographs, American Revolutionary War and Pension Records, Census Records, Court Records, Civil War and Freedmen Records, Reconstruction, Dawes Roll, WWI, WWII, and researching International, National and State Digital Archives (Libraries).

Patricia Flores DBA The Family Historian
425 S. 156th St., Apt 134-B
Burien, WA 98148-1261
Telephone: (206) 246-8536
Contact Person: Patricia Flores

Prove the Line Genealogy Services
22667 Beacon Crest Terr
Ashburn, VA 20148
Telephone: (703) 593-2820
Contact Person: Dawn M. Brady
Research Specialty: NARA research includes Genealogy and Family History Records, Census Records, Land Records, Immigration/Naturalization Records, Military Service Records, Pension Records, Bounty Land Warrant Records. Whether your genealogy project is large or small, Prove the Line Genealogy Services is here to help you. We offer a variety of services, all at competitive rates, including Record Look-Up Service, Lineage Society Application Preparation Service, Tombstone/Cemetery Photo Service, and an Hourly Genealogical Research Service. Member Association of Professional Genealogists, National Genealogical Society, and National Institute for Genealogical Research Alumni.

205 Yoakum Pkwy., #1105
Alexandria, VA 22304
Telephone:  (301) 233-0651
Contact Person:  Richard Vidutis
Research Specialty:  Military records (base records, theater construction engineering, ordnance locations, base architecture, oral histories); Engineering records (bridge construction, plans, mining, architecture); Marine records (ship types, plans, shipwreck locations, fatalities, cargo manifests, customs records); Immigration (emigration, ethnic communities, census records, labor history); Cartographic and architectural records (maps, drawings); Photographs and pictures.

Record Click LLC
123 E Main St Ste. 2 PMB 105
Denville, NJ 07834
Telephone:  1-866-632-9291
Contact Person:  Elizabeth Khan
Research Specialty:  Ancestral Research, Find Family, Heir Searching, DNA Family Tree, Adoption Research, Military Research, also citizenship by descent applications.

Reidy Historical Consulting
11942 Charlotte
Kansas City, MO 64146
Telephone:  (228) 249-1927
Contact Person:  Tim Reidy
Research Specialty:  Military Records, Genealogy and Family Records, HAB/SHAER Record Group, Photographs and Pictures.

Post Office Box 638
Severna Park, MD 21146-0638
Telephone: (410) 729-4050
Contact Person: Cathy Sippel or Jack Schworm

Roma Roots
6230 N. Kenmore, #908
Chicago, IL 60660
Telephone: 773-649-4968
Fax: (801) 348-3125
Contact Person: Joshua D. Roma

2250 W. Lawrence Ave. #1
Chicago, IL 60625-1929
Telephone: (773) 290-8003
Contact Person: Doc Kane

Schneden Genealogical & Historical Research
625 East Acorn Street
Gardner, KS 66030
Telephone: (913) 660-0656
Contact Person: Brian Schneden (APG Member) Research Specialty: Medical Health History, Germanic Genealogy, Immigration/Emigration Dithmarschen, Schleswig Holstein Germany

Sharp Research
6035 30th Ave, NE
Seattle, WA 98115
Telephone: (206) 523-9755
Contact Person: Virginia L. Sharp

Edward A. Singer
7512 Sweetbriar Dr.
College Park, MD 20740
Telephone:  (703) 203-7770
Contact Person: Edward Singer
Research Specialty: General Research, All Topics, Find and Make Copies.

Amy Sue Smith, MA, JD
6417 Forest Rd.
Cheverly, MD 20785-3127
Telephone:  (240) 256-5265
Contact Person:  Amy Sue Smith
Research Specialty:  Genealogy and Family History Records; Military Records; Immigration, Emigration and Naturalization Records; pension files; and land records

Steps to the Past
60 Plaza Street East, Apt 6N
Brooklyn, NY 11238-5034
Telephone:  (718) 622-2692
Contact Person:  Robert Friedman
Research Specialty:  Genealogy and Family History; Census; Immigration, Emigration and Naturalization; Jewish genealogy; NYC libraries, archives, and cemeteries.

Strange Research
PO Box 7165
McLean, VA 22106-7165
Telephone:   (202) 320-2672
Contact Person:   Susan Strange
Research Specialty:   Motion pictures - full time on site research; still photographs and textual records - all subjects.

T/A East Europe Connection
1711 Corwin Drive
Silver Spring, MD 20910-1533
Telephone: (301) 585-0117
Contact Person: Laurence Krupnak

Marsha Ann Tate, Ph.D.
132 South Main Street
Pleasant Gap, PA 16823-3210
Telephone: (814) 359-3367
Contact Person: Marsha Ann Tate
Research Specialty: Census Records, Congressional Records, Court Records, Diplomatic Records, Genealogy and Family History Records, Immigration, Emigration and Naturalization Records, Intelligence, Labor and Business History/Transportation/Regulatory Agency Records, Military Records, Audio/Sound Recordings, Film and Video Recordings, Photographs and Pictures

Taylor & Hammel LLC - A Litigation and Environmental Research Firm
1240 N. Pitt Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
Telephone:  (703) 822-4658
Fax:  (703) 842-8656
Contact Person:  John Taylor - Senior Researcher
Research Specialty:  Environmental and Legal Research; Asbestos; Captured German Records; Cold War; Congressional Records; Court Records; Diplomatic Records; Immigration, Emigration & Naturalization; Labor & Business History; Military Records; Native American Relations Records; Navy Records; President Nixon Records; Science, Technology, Natural Resources and the Environment Records; Audio/Sound Recordings; Cartographic/Architectural/Ships Plans Records; Film & Video Recordings; Photographs and Pictures

Thaxton Green Studios, Inc.
PO Box 360
Millwood VA 22646
Telephone:  (540) 837-9300
Contact Person:  David Thaxton/Kevin Green
Research Specialty:  Motion Pictures, Video and Still Picture research for inclusion into television documentaries, feature films and other media productions. 30 years experience in archive research, consultation and production.Vietnam - Provide unit and 201 File documentation for use in VA claims. College Park NARA, D.C. NARA, St. Louis NARA. Specific - 1st Cav. Division Awards, Orders, unit & individual.

Touchstone Research Group, LLC
244 5th Avenue, Suite 2571
New York, NY 10001-7604
Telephone:  (800) 283-3214
Fax:  (646) 530-8701
Contact Person:  William Hammond, Director
Research Specialty:  Touchstone is one of the largest research firms for military records at NPRC. Our on-site researchers have successfully retrieved thousands of veterans' records from that faciity and retrieves more records for veterans per week than any other firm. DD214s, OMPF, 201 Files, Military Medical Records. Bonded and insured services to acquire your military service records with offices in St. Louis MO, Denver CO, Millington TN, Quantico VA, Kansas City MO, and researchers at other military records repositories nationwide.

Juli Turano
6980 S Bannock St Apt 8
Littleton, CO 80120
Telephone: (303) 798-2108
Contact Person: Juli Turano
Research Specialty:  Government(All) - Economics, Financial, Congressional, Executive, Judicial; Corporate - SEC, Intelligence, Lobby, Patents, Trademarks; Real Estate - GeoSat, Civil-Land, Taxes, Liens; Popular Fact Checking - Political, Current Events, Quotes; Historical, Ancestry, World Events

Sandra A. Lindner-Turner
P.O. Box 4210
Manassas, VA 20108
Telephone:  (571) 208-2589
Contact Person:  Sandra Lindner-Turner
Research Specialty:  Census, Military and Naturalization

Betty Ann Tyson
87 Pierce Road
Watertown, MA 02472-3033
Telephone: (617) 924-7715
Contact Person: Betty Ann Tyson

Up, Roots! Genealogy Research Services
27 West Penn Street
Long Beach, NY 11561-4032
Telephone: (516) 889-7163
Contact Person: Judith Langer-Surnamer Caplan
Research Specialty: U.S. Census; New York Naturalizations; World War II Old Men's Draft Registration; New York and Philadelphia Passenger Arrivals, Immigration Records, NY State Vital Record Indexes, Due Diligence, as well as various CDs available at NARA-NE

Valerie Metzler Archivist/Historian
114 Ruskin Drive
Altoona, PA 16602-2916
Telephone: (814) 940-0493
Fax: (814) 940-0493
Contact Person: Valerie A. Metzler

Charles M. Vaughn
P.O. Box 4056
Windham, NH 03087-9998
Telephone: (617) 791-4757
Contact Person: Charlie Vaughn
Research Specialty: New England states real estate title searches; state & federal court decisions; genealogy; family history; census records; naturalization records; vital statistics: birth, death, marriage and divorce; passenger lists.

Voices from the Past
20379 Bowfords St.
Ashburn, VA 20147
Contact Person:   Stephanie Thompson
Research Specialty:   census records, vital records, immigration records.

Pamela A. Weisberger
Creative Genealogical Research at Home and Abroad
630 22nd Street
Santa Monica, CA 90402-3122
Telephone: (310) 804-5511
Contact Person: Pamela A. Weisberger
Research Specialty:  Jewish genealogical research pertaining to Eastern Europe -- especially Polish, Galician, Austrian and Ukrainian records. Other specialties: Polish magnate landowner records, cadastral maps, New York City, Los Angeles & San Francisco; census and vital records; ship passenger manifests, court & criminal/prison records; cemeteries; oral history videos; historical newspaper research; city directories. Also handles ancestral village travel planning.

Cara Whiting
2000 S. Grant St.
Arlington, VA 22202
Contact Person:  Cara Whiting
Research Specialty:  19th century U.S. history, 20th century U.S. history, military/pension, Native American (RG 75), census, immigration, family history, Genealogy.

Yesterday's Mysteries
Box 51
Nutting Lake, MA 01865
Telephone:  (978) 600-8103
Contact Person:  Robert M. Ankenbauer, Jr.
Research Specialty:  American Revolution, US Civil War, 1800-1900 US Migrations from the original 13 colonies to Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, Indiana and Illinois.

Your Family Search
P.O. Box 293A
Duxbury, MA 02332
Telephone:  (781) 934-1519
Contact Person:  Lilly Cleveland
Research Specialty:  Naturalization, Mayflower ancestors, Irish-American.

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