roots4all's Profile

About Me

Bachelors Degree, Family History-Genealogy, BYU. Former columnist, WorldVitalRecords.com: Wrote 132 articles and first e-book, Family History Tips. Former Intern, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society. Prior research performed in National Archives, Washington, DC and Manhattan, NY; DAR Library, Library of Virginia, New York Historical Society, New York Municipal Archives, BYU Family History Library, LDS Family History Library.

Research Specialties

Specialties: Mid-Atlantic states(specifically New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania), military records, immigration, Canadian, Slavic, Southern California, access to Newberry Library, FHL records, and local Chicago records.

Genealogical Society/Association Memberships

  • Chicago Genealogical Society
  • Association of Professional Genealogists

Research Offerings See all

Repositories I Can Visit

Repository_image_default_banner River Grove Public Library District
River Grove,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Elmwood Park Public Library
Elmwood Park,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner-1 Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD) at NEIU
Serving Cook County and the City of Chicago
Chicago,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Niles Public Library District
Niles,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner-1 Historical Society of Oak Park and River Forest
Oak Park,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Schiller Park Public Library
Schiller Park,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Eisenhower Public Library District
Harwood Heights,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Melrose Park Public Library
Melrose Park,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Norwood Park Historical Society
Chicago,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner River Forest Public Library
River Forest,
Illinois
Parkridgelibrary Park Ridge Public Library
Park Ridge,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Maywood Public Library District
Maywood,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Oak Park Public Library
Oak Park,
Illinois
Img_2792 Newberry Library
Chicago,
Illinois
Repositories_wilmette_fhc Wilmette Illinois Family History Center
Many Chicago-area films on site including complete collections of Catholic Church recor...
Wilmette,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Wilmette Public Library
Wilmette,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Evanston Public Library
Evanston,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Cook County Building
Chicago,
Illinois
Daley Cook County Clerk's Office
Chicago,
Illinois
Haroldwalib Harold Washington Library - Chicago Public Library
Chicago,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Forest Park Public Library
Forest Park,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Morton Grove Public Library
Morton Grove,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner National Archives at Chicago (NARA Great Lakes)
Chicago,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner North Riverside Public Library District
North Riverside,
Illinois
Repository_image_default_banner Skokie Public Library
Skokie,
Illinois

Research Localities I Focus On