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.

Free Genealogy Events and Family History Research Help

In addition to drop-in classes and presentations on the online resources (HeritageQuest and for family researchers available through your library, there are a couple of upcoming events genealogists should add to their calendars. The 40th anniversary celebration of the Genealogical Society …
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November is National Adoption Month

November is National Adoption month. More than 100,000 children and youth in the U.S. foster care system are awaiting permanent families. National Adoption Month is a time to raise awareness about the adoption of children and youth from foster care, and …
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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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