Author Archives: Tim

About Tim

Tim is the past president of the Genealogical Society of Central Missouri and teaches genealogy help classes at the library on a regular basis.

Roots of the Local Genealogical Movement

Thirty-five years ago this October, the Missouri State Genealogical Association (MoSGA) began its grass roots efforts to protect old family cemeteries, preserve precious records and help people discover their own roots. This work began after the popular television mini-series “Roots,” based on the book by Alex …
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