GENEALOGICAL AND HISTORICAL RESEARCH
We provide extensive research following standards as prescribed by the Board of Certified Genealogists. Creating family histories and obtaining access to New England historical resources are our specialty. Services include:
- Genealogical problem-solving and family history research
- Local record retrieval
- Artifact and landmark photography
- Training and education for schools and communities
CURRENTLY READING/LISTENING TO...
Only a Few Bones by John Philip Colleta (Direct Descent , 2000)
Family lore claimed his ancestor was murdered in Mississippi. Newspapers and court records said the man and four other victims were killed and incinerated in his remote country store. But the case was never solved. Now, after 30 years of investigating, the great great grandson of the slain carpetbagger reveals what really happened. This is a case study for how to build historical context around an ancestral event. Depicting graphically how family history and history
converge. (Google Books)
CURRENTLY WORKING ON...
"The History of Northborough, Massachusetts - Video Series"
In collaboration with the publically funded Northborough Cable Access Television, the Northborough Historic Commission and Northborough Historical Society aim to educate the community of the town's colorful history. Stories will range from personal histories to the cultural and economic development since the town's settlement in the late 1600's through today.