Lynn offers several services to:

  • Guide you step by step to do it yourself
  • Help with creating a research plan
  • Do all of the research and give you a written report – Basic research includes making a pedigree chart with information about ancestors lives.
  • Solve advanced research problems or brick walls
  • Look up information at the Augusta County, Virginia Courthouse or local libraries
  • Organize your boxes of family papers and put information into a family chart.
  • Design a family history book for your ancestors (see Family Book page)

What does it cost?

The initial consultation to assess your situation is free.  Lynn’s hourly rate for research services is $36 per hour, conducted in 2 hour segments.  Extra expenses apply for photo copies, postage, mileage or parking fees.

The rate for look up charges and organizing family papers is $20 per hour.

Designing Family history books starts at $300 and depends on the number of photos and length of the text.  Call for a free estimate to let me know what you have.

What do you get?

A written report will be given after each segment of research with copies of documents and sources.  Reports include a summary of findings, research notes, evidence analysis when needed and suggestions for future work if applicable.

I comply with the Genealogist’s Code of Ethics and the Genealogy Proof Standard as developed by the Board for Certification of Genealogy.