Wednesday, January 28, 2004

Finding a Professional Genealogist

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Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) :

Board for Certification of Genealogists:

International Commission for the Accreditation of Professional Genealogists:

Study guide: Becoming an Accredited Genealogist by Karen Clifford, ISBN 0-916489-81-7

Book: Professional Genealogy: A Manual for Researchers, Writers, Lecturers, and Librarians, ed. Elizabeth Shown Mills, ISBN 0-8063-1648-9

Other nations
Australia and New Zealand:
Australian Association of Genealogists and Record Agents:

Genealogical Institute of the Maritimes / Institut généalogique des provinces Maritimes (the Maritimes of Canada):

Bureau Québécois D'Attestation de Compétence en Généalogie, Fédération Québécoise des Sociétés de Généalogie:

Association of Genealogists and Researchers in Archives:

The Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies:

Chambre Syndicale des Genealogistes — Heraldistes de France:

Chambre de Généalogistes Professionnels:

Society of Professional Genealogists for German-speaking Europe:
P.O. Box 31 16 33, D-10653 Berlin, Germany

Association of Professional Genealogists in Ireland:

Association of Scottish Genealogists and Record Agents:

The Scottish Genealogy Society: - How to Select a Professional Genealogist:

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