Genealogical Research

Have you ever wanted to know more about your family history? The desire to know from where and from who we came, is a fundamental one, and the search can be an exciting and rewarding journey.
Tara has a passion for, and 15+ years experience performing, genealogical research. She would be happy to help you get to know your ancestors better and connect with your deep past.
Her areas of special interest and skill include:
  • Cemetery research and tombstone transcriptions
  • Upstate New York research (with a particular emphasis on Oswego and Fulton Counties)
  • Vermont record retrieval and research
  • Online look-ups
  • Narrative writing and legacy work
  • Manuscript and article proofreading/editing/manuscript preparation
She has prepared academic manuscripts for many publishers including: Yale University Press, Columbia University Press, Island Press, Orbis Books, Haworth Press.
She is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, the National Genealogical Society, the New England Historic Genealogical Society, the Central New York Genealogical Society, and the Genealogical Society of Vermont.
For more information or to schedule a consultation, email

*PLEASE NOTE: Tara’s client load is full at this this time (as of Oct. 2016), but if you’d like to be contacted when she has an opening, just send an email and she’ll notify you. Thanks for your interest.*