These members demonstrated determination and commitment by completing all assignments in the nineteen month program to study Professional Genealogy: A Manual for Researchers, Writers, Editors, Lecturers and Librarians, edited by Elizabeth Shown Mills. Each gained valuable knowledge from feedback of their peers as well as by completing the practical study assignments.
Desmarais, Catherine Becker Wiest, CG
Graduated: ProGen 01 (Apr 2008 - Dec 2009)
Catherine is a Certified Genealogist (sm) and the owner of Stone House Historical Research in Vermont’s beautiful Champlain Valley. She has a broad range of genealogical experience in U.S. records, with a particular focus on Vermont and Pennsylvania. She also specializes in research in Ireland. Catherine works on military repatriation cases for the U.S. Army, through a contract with SNA International, to find family members of soldiers missing from past wars. She also undertakes forensic research for law firms to locate heirs and beneficiaries.Stone House Historical Research
399 Old Stage Road, Essex Junction, VT 05452
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