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Genealogical Research

define • gather • analyze • correlate • resolve • present

With over 30 years of research experience, Bridget specializes in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Ireland and Scotland. With access to repositories in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and DC, she collects evidence readily from some of the best including the Maryland State Archives in Annapolis. Her knowledge of how to navigate these facilities will surely aid any research process.

She has a keen eye for document transcription and analysis, plus an uncanny ability to read historic documents within their time and place. Tenacious at brick wall research, Bridget researches from present to past. All genealogical problems are approached objectively, yet perceptively, and always precisely source-cited for future investigation.

a few recent clients

  • Irish Genealogy Pop Up, Guinness Open Gate Brewery & Barrel House

  • “Finding Your Roots,” with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

  • Dual Citizenship Application, International Client

  • Break Through a Brick Wall, Local Client

  • Lineage Society Membership Research, Local Client

  • Solve a Brick Wall Using DNA, Local Client