"Welcome Laurel. It sounds like you have had a really interesting career. I've been a bit of a rover careerwise. Most best loved paths are Asian bodywork sport therapy practitioner (certification from Nippon Shiatsu Diagaku in VT), managing…"
"HI Laurel, I too am taking the Courses for the American Certificate and a DAR member. I think I will take the DAR genealogy classes and help with some projects when i am all done. I think it would put my skills to work. Good Luck"
"Thank you for the welcome Sara. The NGS classes are on my list too. My plan is to attend IGHR (especially since it is so close to me) and GRIP in the future. I have to confess to being a lifelong learner.
I don't recognize your Florida names…"
"Welcome, Laurel! I took a couple of classes here at NIGS. I am currently taking classes with NGS plus I attended IGHR this year. I have ancestors in the panhandle of Florida that I have not researched in depth. They were…"
My name is Laurel Brown and I live in Indian Trail, NC just outside of Charlotte. I started doing genealogy over 40 years ago, but have had many starts and stops along the way. Over the last few years my goal has been to review my tree, clean up my citations, and streamline my process so that I move forward in a much more efficient way. In my pre-parenting life I was a Research Librarian at a major law firm having completed my Masters in Library and Information Studies in 2000. I currently…See More