The Genealogical Proof Standard (GPS) consists of 5 elements:1) reasonably exhaustive search 2) complete & accurate source citations 3) analysis & correlation of collected information 4) resolution of all conflicts 5) written conclusion.See More
What countries and other locations are you interested in researching?
US, Canada and Norway
What is your level of genealogy knowledge?
If you are a genealogy expert, what are your specialties?
I hold a bachelor degree in teaching, and am pursuing a masters degree in non-fiction writing. I do genealogy education, and research in Norway and Norwegian-American genealogy. I give speeches about genealogy research, seminars and write articles on several subjects. Since 2001 I have published 9 books about Norwegian Genealogy. For the last 20 years I have toured Americans to their home stead in Norway.
For what reason did you start genealogy research?
I have always been interested in history and genealogy. As a young child I was introduced to genealogy at Statsarkivet in Hamar and pursued genealogy as a carrier in my twenties.