Genealogical Specialty Areas Southeastern Native American Research Southern US Research Forensic Research Location of Heirs Genealogists/Research Specialist Lineage Specialist/Researcher General Research Areas Archivist Conference Reunion Planner/Document & Photo Organizer Historian/House Historian Indexer Instructor/Lecturer/Conferences/Events Photographic (dating of pic and taking of pictures for clients) Travel Research Assignments Tours for Clients Brick Walls (partial listing) RESEARCH SERVICES: Genealogical Research includes an initial consultation to determine a focused research goal Development of a custom research plan for your genealogical project Goal oriented research and analysis of the results After research and analysis, I will provide a comprehensive report with source citations copies of relevant documents found (ex. marriage/death/birth records, census images, etc) *Please note that sometimes records can not be found due to fact that record holdings having been destroyed, a loss due to age, or the records may have never existed. For this reason, results cannot necessarily be guaranteed. However, research will be conducted diligently and you will be provided a list of all resources searched as well as the results. Research Fees: I have a current hourly rate of forty-five dollars ($45) per hour for genealogical and historical research, this includes consultations, research, analysis of information and the preparation of research reports. Occasionally, I offer different rates based on a case by case bases and need. Please contact me for more information. Specialty Research runs at a higher rate. Contact for rate Tribal Federal/State Recognition Process -Contact for rate
We also off Package Rates and Payment Plans Please contact for package rates Additional expenses are not included in the above stated rate. Seventy-five (75) % of calculated expenses are due upfront. They include but are not limited to, copies, document retrieval, microfilm rental, postage, repository access, parking, and travel. Mileage over twenty-five( 25) miles is charged at fifty-four and one half (54.5) cents, (2018 IRS rate) the current federal government allowable rate per mile. Ten (10) hours is a usual set block to started for most of the services we provide. These fees are required up front and is based on the agreed time limit: for example, a ten hour project at forty-five( $45) an hour equals four hundred and fifty ($450) plus seventy-five( 75%) of calculated expenses and is non refundable. I accept, cash, cashiers checks and money orders. Please do not hesitate to ask questions about any expenses involved in hiring me to help you with your research.