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Marsha Hoffman Rising CG, FASG, was a professional genealogist who specialized in problem-solving issues that arise while researching nineteenth century ancestors. She also served as vice president of the National Genealogy Society and served on the boards of the Association of Professional Genealogists, the Board for Certification of Genealogists, the New England Historic Genealogic Society, and as president of the Federation of Genealogical Societies and the Genealogical Speaker's Guild. During her thirty year professional career in genealogy, she received the National Genealogical Society Award of Merit (1989), was elected a Fellow of the Utah Genealogical Society (1990), received the FGS George E. Williams Award (1991), the National Genealogical Society Award of Excellence (1992), and the FGS Malcolm H. Stern Humanitarian Award (1999).
I've been tracing family for almost twenty years, and have hit some brick walls along the way. While this book hasn't solved them all yet, it has given me many ideas for new... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Chicken Liver
This book would helpful for new person starting a family tree.Published 1 month ago by Thomas Edwards
Have not had the book for that long. I get got it for the information concerning the search for ancestors prior to 1850. Read morePublished 1 month ago by SkyBoss
Marsha Hoffman Rising’s book is aimed at the intermediate genealogist, someone that has already started researching their family history and has hit some dead ends. Read morePublished 2 months ago by rachel
This a very useful tool, especially for self-taught family historians who want to learn the steps necessary to make their research more complete.