sherifenley's Profile

About Me

Sheri Fenley is a professional genealogist and historical research from Stockton who specializes in North Central California research. She is the editor of the SJGS newsletter and author of the popular blog "The Educated Genealogist" which was voted as one of Family Tree Magazine's Top 40 Blogs.

Research Specialties

North Central California research which is the counties of: San Joaquin, Calaveras, Amador, Sacramento, Tuolumne, Mariposa, Stanislaus, Merced, Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Marin, Napa, Yolo and Sonoma Lineage society applications

Genealogical Society/Association Memberships

  • Association of Professional Genealogists
  • National Genealogical Society
  • National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR)
  • California State Genealogical Alliance
  • California Genealogical Society

Research Offerings See all

Repositories I Can Visit

San-joaquin-soc San Joaquin Historical Society & Museum
Gerald Kennedy Reference Library & Archives
Lodi,
California
Holt-atherton University of the Pacific Holt-Atherton Special Collections
Stockton,
California
Haggin The Haggin Museum Library & Archives
J.C. Leyendecker Collection
Stockton,
California
Stockton-maybe Stockton-San Joaquin County Public Library
Stockton,
California
Ca-archives California State Archives
Sacramento,
California
Ca-state-lib California State Library
Sacramento,
California
Sacramento-history Center for Sacramento History
Sacramento,
California
Bancroft Bancroft Library
Berkeley,
California
Sutro Sutro Library
San Francisco,
California
Ca-hist-soc California Historical Society
San Francisco,
California
Ca-gen-soc California Genealogical Society & Library
Oakland,
California
Na-san-francisco The National Archives at San Francisco
San Bruno,
California

Research Localities I Focus On