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British Isles Family History Society – U.S.A.

Past Board Members and Volunteers 1988-2014
(from Journals and Newsletters)


1988

President and Editor: Donald L. Hirst

Vice President (Programs Chairperson): Nancy Lee Bier

Treasurer (and Journal proofreader): Sharon L. Moell

Membership Chairperson (and Computer Entry): Gale Teague

Bookkeeper: Nancy Geitgey

Secretary (and Editor’s Assistant): Marylin C. Hirst

Publicity Chairperson: Patricia Hearne

Publications Sales Chairperson: Evelyn Wallace


1989

President and Editor: Donald L. Hirst

Vice President (Programs Chairperson): Nancy Lee Bier

Treasurer (and Journal proofreader): Sharon L. Moell

Membership Chairperson (and Computer Entry): Gale Teague

Bookkeeper: Nancy Geitgey

Secretary (and Editor’s Assistant): Marylin C. Hirst

Publications Sales Chairperson: Evelyn Wallace

Publicity Chairperson: Patricia Hearne


1990 (officers not listed in 1990 journals and newsletters not available)


1991 (officers not listed in 1991 journals and newsletters not available)


1992

President: Nancy L. Bier

1st Vice President (Programs): Dr. Barry J. Hensen

2nd Vice President ( Membership): Sharon Pyrdeck

Secretary: Annie Lloyd

Treasurer: Sharon L. Moell

Editor: Donald L. Hirst

Assistant Editor: Marylin C. Hirst

Research Chair: Bonnie Jordahl

Publications: Evelyn Wallace

Surname Registrations (non Board position?): Rod Nordburg


1993

President: Nancy Lee Bier

1st Vice President (Programs): Janet L. Powers

2nd Vice President (Membership): Sharon Pyrdeck

Secretary: Annie Lloyd

Treasurer: Dorothy Losee

Editor (Journal Editor with September): Donald L. Hirst

Assistant Editor (Co-journal as of December): Marylin C. Hirst

Research Chair: Bonnie Jordahl

Publications: Evelyn Wallace

Surname Registrations (non Board position): Rod Nordburg

Newsletter Editor (with July and non Board): Margaret G. Morden

Newsletter Editor (with December): Nancy Lee Bier


1994

President: Sharon C. Pyrdeck

1st Vice President (Programs): Janet L. Powers

2nd Vice President (Membership): Mary D. McKinnon

Secretary: Annie Lloyd

Treasurer: Dorothy Losee

Research Chairperson: Bonnie Jordahl

Journal Editor (February March): Donald L. Hirst

Journal Editor (June July): to be announced

Interim Journal Editor (rest of year): Barry Henson

Surname Registrations (non Board position): Rod Nordburg

Newsletter Editor (non Board position): Nancy Lee Bier


1995

President: Sharon C. Pyrdeck

1st Vice President (Programs): Linda Jonas

2nd Vice President (Membership): Mary D. McKinnon

Secretary: Dorothy Payne

Treasurer: Dorothy Losee

Research Coordinator: Delli Speers

Interim Journal Editor: Barry Henson

Surname Registrations (non Board position): Rod Nordburg

Newsletter Editor (non Board position): Nancy Lee Bier


1996

President: Linda Jonas

1st Vice President (Programs): Michael Reagon

2nd Vice President (Membership): Mary D. McKinnon

Secretary: Eve Savage

Treasurer: Dorothy Losee

Research Coordinator: Nancy Carlberg

Journal Editor: Sharon Ford

Newsletter Editor (non Board position until December): Nancy Lee Bier

Newsletter Editor (with December 1996/January 1997): Annie Lloyd

Surname Registrations (non Board position): Rod Nordburg


1997

President: Linda Jonas

1st Vice President (Programs): Michael Reagan

2nd Vice President (Membership): Mary D. McKinnon

Secretary: Eve Savage

Treasurer: Dorothy Losee

Research Coordinator: Nancy Carlberg

Journal Editor: Sharon Ford

Newsletter Editor: Annie Lloyd (position started year as non board and was part of board with June July newsletter)

Surname Registrations (non Board): Rod Nordburg (position no longer listed by June July newsletter)


1998

President: Linda Jonas

1st Vice President (Programs): Michael Reagan

2nd Vice President (Membership): John Ellis

Secretary: Karen K. Murphy

Treasurer: Dorothy Losee

Research Coordinator: Nancy Carlberg

Journal Editor: Sharon Ford

Newsletter Editor: Annie Lloyd

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

Welsh Study Group Director: Annie Lloyd

English Study Group Directors: Janice Cloud, June Hanson, Linda Jonas, and Kathleen Lund

Irish Study Group Director: Nancy Lee Bier

Irish Newsletter Editor: Darlene McClain

Scottish Study Group Director: Kay Ronald Devonshire

Internet Users Group Director: Bill Mooney

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Newsletter Production: Dorothy Losee and Barbara Bloodgood

Journal Production: Josephine White, Annie Lloyd, Mary McKinnon, Verna Owen and Sharon Ford

Recipe Collection: Verna Owen

Society Historian: Sharon Ford

Seminar Syllabus Production: Mary McKinnon

1999

President: Linda Jonas

1st Vice President (Programs): Mary McKinnon

2nd Vice President (Membership): Cal Matthews

Secretary: Janet Thomas

Treasurer: Dorothy Losee

Research Coordinator: Loretta Rooney Hess (January-August)

Linda Egan Flynn (November-December)

Journal Editor: Sharon Ford

Newsletter Editor: Annie Lloyd

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

Welsh Study Group Director: Annie Lloyd

English Study Group Directors: Janice Cloud, June Hanson, Linda Jonas, and Kathleen Lund

Irish Study Group Director: Nancy Lee Bier

Irish Newsletter Editor: Darlene McClain

Scottish Study Group Director: Kay Ronald Devonshire

Internet Users Group Director: Bill Mooney

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Newsletter Production: Dorothy Losee and Barbara Bloodgood

Journal Production: Annie Lloyd, Mary McKinnon, Verna Owen and

Sharon Ford

Recipe Collection: Verna Owen

Society Historian: Sharon Ford

Seminar Syllabus Production: Mary McKinnon

Publicity: Annie Lloyd and Christie Weintraub


2000

President: Sharon Lee Ford

1st Vice President (Programs): Mary McKinnon

2nd Vice President (Membership): Cal Matthews January-February)

Dorian Hannaway (May-December)

Recording Secretary: Janet Thomas

Corresponding Secretary: Elizabeth Lutton (May-December)

Treasurer: Dorothy Losee

Research Coordinator: Linda Egan Flynn

Journal Editor:

Newsletter Editor: Annie Lloyd

Other Volunteers (Possibly) Non Board Positions

Regional San Diego Publicity Representative: Fred Hill (May-December)

Society Publicity: Christie Anne Weintraub (May-December)

Seminar Brochure and Syllabus: Diane Butler

Internet User Group:

Welsh Study Group Director: Annie Lloyd

English Study Group Directors: Janice Cloud, June Hanson, (January- December and Kathleen Lund (January-February)

Irish Study Group Director: Nancy Lee Bier

Scottish Study Group Director: Kay Ronald Devonshire

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton


2001

President: Sharon Lee Ford

1st Vice President (Programs): Kay Ronald Devonshire

2nd Vice President (Membership): Dorian Hannaway

Treasurer: Dorothy Losee

Recording Secretary: Janet Thomas

Corresponding Secretary: Elizabeth Lutton

Research Coordinator: Linda Egan Flynn

Journal Editor: Lynn Kirini

Newsletter Editor: Sally Rolls Pavia

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

2001 Seminar Co-chairs: Nancy Lee Bier and Janet Thomas

Seminar Syllabus Editor: Darlene McClain

Seminar Brochure and Syllabus Production: Diane Butler

Society Publicity: Annie Lloyd

English Study Group Directors: Janice Cloud and June Hanson

Irish Study Group Director: Nancy Lee Bier

Scottish Study Group Director: Nancy Lee Bier (Jan.-Feb., May-

Sharon Ford (January-

Kay Ronald Devonshire (March-April)

Welsh Study Group Director: Annie Lloyd

Publicity Regional Representative San Diego: Fred Hill

Surname List: Sue Wilson

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Proof Reader: Prudence Pease Meader


2002

President: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

1st Vice President (Programs): Kay Ronald Devonshire

2nd Vice President (Membership): Dorian Hannaway

Treasurer: Dorothy Losee

Recording Secretary: Janet Thomas

Corresponding Secretary: Open

Research Coordinator: Linda Egan Flynn

Journal Editor: Linda Jonas, (Spring 2002) and Terri Niccum (Fall 2002)

Newsletter Editor: Jim McNamara (May-December)

Past Presidents: Sharon Ford and Nancy Bier

Members at Large: Lydia Jeffrey, Patricia Sorteberg, Barbara Anderson, Bruce Hamilton, Bonnie Nichols (May-June) & Jill Kirby (Sept.-Dec.)

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

2002 Seminar Co-chairs: Nancy Lee Bier and Janet Thomas

Seminar Syllabus Editor: Darlene McClain

Seminar Brochure and Syllabus “Ed” (likely Production): Diane Butler

Society Publicity: Annie Lloyd

English Study Group Directors: Janice Cloud and June Hanson

Irish Study Group Director: Nancy Lee Bier

Scottish Study Group Directors: Kay Ronald Devonshire and Sharon Ford

Welsh Study Group Director: Annie Lloyd

Surname List: Sue Wilson

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton



2003

President: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

1st Vice President (Programs): Glen Earl Knoblock

2nd Vice President (Membership): Dorian Hannaway

Treasurer: Christine Urban (Jan.-Feb.) and Terry Brown (May-Dec.)

Recording Secretary: Bruce Hamilton

Corresponding Secretary: Dorothy Losee

Members at Large: Lydia Jeffrey, Jill Kirby, Patricia Sortenberg and Joan Semper (July-December)

Past President: Sharon Ford

Journal Editor: Terri Niccum (January-February)

2003 Contributing Journal Editor: Nancy Lee Bier

Newsletter Editor: Jim McNamara

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

English Study Group Directors: Janice Cloud and June Hansen

Irish Study Group Director: Nancy Lee Bier

Scottish Study Group Director: Sharon Ford

Welsh Study Group Director: Annie Lloyd

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Surname Coordinator: Sue Wilson


2004

President: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

1st Vice President (Programs): Glen Earl Knoblock

2nd Vice President (Membership): Dorian Hannaway (January-April)

Membership Chair: Sue Wilson (May-August)

Membership Chair: Terry Brown (September-December)

2nd Vice President (Education): Nancy Bier (May-December)

Treasurer: Terry Brown

Recording Secretary: Sue Wilson (March-December)

Corresponding Secretary: Dorothy Losee

Members at Large: Lydia Jeffrey, Jill Kirby, Joan Semper, and Patricia Sortenberg

Past President: Sharon Ford

Journal Editor: Gail Said Johnson (May-December)

2004 Contributing Journal Editor: Nancy Lee Bier

Newsletter Editor: Jim McNamara

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

English Study Group Directors: Janice Cloud and June Hansen

Irish Study Group Director: Nancy Lee Bier

Scottish Study Group Director: Sharon Ford

Welsh Study Group Director: Annie Lloyd

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Surname Coordinator: Sue Wilson

Publicity: Joan Semper (May-December)

2005

President: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

1st Vice President (Programs): Janet Thomas and Evelyn Wallace (Jan.-Apr.)

2nd Vice President (Education): Nancy Lee Bier

Treasurer and Membership Chair: Terry Brown

Recording Secretary: Sue Wilson

Corresponding Secretary: Dorothy Losee

Members at Large: Evelyn Wallace (May-December) Lydia Jeffrey, Jill Kirby, Ivan C. Johnson, Glen Earl Knoblock, Joan Semper, and Patricia Sortenberg

Past President: Sharon Ford

Journal Editor: Gail Said Johnson

Contributing Journal Editor: Nancy Lee Bier

Newsletter Editor: Jim McNamara

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

English Study Group Directors: Janice Cloud and June Hansen

Irish Study Group Director: Nancy Lee Bier

Scottish Study Director: Sharon Ford

Welsh Study Group Director: Annie Lloyd

Publicity: Joan Semper

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Surname Coordinator: Sue Wilson


2006

President: Ivan C. Johnson

1st Vice President (Programs): Annie Lloyd

2nd Vice President (Membership): Terry Brown

Treasurer: Terry Brown (Jan.-Feb.) and Barry J. Henson (Mar.-Dec.)

Recording Secretary: Fran Smith

Corresponding Secretary: Open

Members at Large: Lydia Jeffrey, Jill Kirby, Patricia Sortenberg, Joan Semper, Aileen Harrell, and Nancy Bier (May-December)

Past Presidents: Nancy Ellen Carlberg and Sharon Ford

Journal Editor: Gail Said Johnson

Contributing Journal Editor: Nancy Lee Bier (January-February)

Newsletter Editor: Jim McNamara

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

Colonial Connections Study Group Leader: Nancy Carlberg (Mar.-Dec.)

English Study Group Director/Leader: Janet Thomas (January-October) and Donald L. Hirst (November-December)

Irish Study Group Directors/Leaders: Nancy Lee Bier (January-April) and Jim McNamara (all year)

Scottish Study Director/Leader: Sharon Ford (January-February), Donald Hirst (Mar.-Oct.), and Jill Kirby (Nov.-Dec.)

Welsh Study Group Director/Leader: Annie Lloyd

Publicity: Open

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Surname Coordinator: Sue Wilson

Book Sales: Janet Thomas (May-October)

Hospitality: Aileen Harrell (May-December)

2007

President: Ivan C. Johnson

1st Vice President (Programs): Annie Lloyd

2nd Vice President (Membership): Terry Brown

Recording Secretary: Fran Smith

Treasurer: Jessie Anne Tait

Newsletter Editors: Jim McNamara

Journal Editor: Gail Said Johnson

Members at Large: Nancy Lee Bier, Aileen Harrell (January-April) Lydia Jeffrey, Jill Kirby, Mary McKinnon (May-December), Joan Semper, and Patricia Sorteberg

Past Presidents: Nancy Ellen Carlberg and Sharon Ford

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

Colonial Connections Study Group Leader: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

English Study Group Leader: Donald Hirst

Irish Study Group Leader: Jim McNamara

Scottish Study Group Leader: Jill Kirby

Welsh Study Group Leader: Annie Lloyd

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Surname Coordinator: Sue Wilson

Publicity: Fran Smith

Seminar 2007 Chair: Annie Lloyd

Seminar 2008 Chair: Sharon Pyrdeck


2008

President: Ivan C. Johnson

1st Vice President (Programs): Annie Lloyd

2nd Vice President (Membership): Terry Brown

Recording Secretary: Fran Smith

Treasurer: Jessie Anne Tait

Newsletter Editors: Jim McNamara (January-February)

Newsletter Co-editors: Fran Smith and Lydia Jeffrey (March-December)

Journal Editor: Gail Said Johnson

Members at Large: Dolores Andersen, Nancy Lee Bier, Kay Ronald Devonshire, Jill Kirby, Mary McKinnon, Leland Norwood, and Jim McNamara (March-December)

Past President: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

Colonial Connections Study Group Leader: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

English Study Group Leader: Donald Hirst

Irish Study Group Leader: Jim McNamara

Scottish Study Group Leader: Jill Kirby

Welsh Study Group Leader: Annie Lloyd

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Surname Coordinator: Sue Wilson

Hospitality Refreshments: Irene Britz (March-December)

2009

President: Ivan C. Johnson

1st Vice President (Programs): Nancy Ellen Carlberg

2nd Vice President (Membership): Terry Brown

Recording Secretary: Fran Smith

Corresponding Secretary: Sharon Pyrdeck

Treasurer: Jessie Anne Tait

Newsletter Editors: Lydia Jeffrey and Fran Smith

Journal Editor: Gail Said Johnson

Members at Large: Dolores Andersen, Kay Ronald Devonshire, Fay Herbert, Mary McKinnon, Jim McNamara, Leland Norwood and Gerrianne Williams

Past President: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

Colonial Connections Study Group Leader: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

English Study Group Leader: Donald Hirst

Irish Study Group Leader: Jim McNamara

Scottish Study Group Leader: Jill Kirby

Welsh Study Group Leader: Annie Lloyd

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Surname Coordinator: Sue Wilson

Hospitality Refreshments: Irene Britz


2010

President: Lydia Davis Jeffrey

1st Vice President (Programs): Nancy Ellen Carlberg

2nd Vice President (Membership): Sharon Pyrdeck (January-February)

Recording Secretary: Fran Smith

Corresponding Secretary: Terry Brown

Treasurer: Jessie Anne Tait

Newsletter Editor: Fran Smith

Journal Editor: Gail Said Johnson (January-June)

Journal Committee: Ann Duncan and Annie Lloyd (November-December)

Members at Large: Dolores Andersen, Kay Ronald Devonshire, Fay Herbert, Mary McKinnon, Jim McNamara, and Gerrianne Williams

Past President: Ivan C. Johnson

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

Colonial Connections Study Group Leader: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

English Study Group Leader: Don Hirst

Irish Study Group Leader: Jim McNamara

Scottish Study Group Leader: Jill Kirby

Welsh Study Group Leader: Annie Lloyd

Surname Register: Sue Wilson

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Hospitality Refreshments: Irene Britz (January-October) and

Dolores Andersen (September-December)


2011

President: Lydia Davis Jeffrey

1st Vice President (Programs): Open (Note: Annie Lloyd handled.)

2nd Vice President (Membership): Dolores Andersen (March-December)

Recording Secretary: Suzy Goulet

Corresponding Secretary: Terry Brown

Treasurer: Jessie Anne Tait

Newsletter Editor: Fran Smith

Journal Committee: Ann Duncan and Annie Lloyd

Members at Large: Dolores Andersen (January-February), Kay Ronald Devonshire, Fay Herbert, Mary McKinnon, Jim McNamara, and Gerrianne Williams

Past President: Ivan C. Johnson

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

Colonial Connections Study Group Leader: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

English Study Group Co-leaders: Don Hirst and Peggy Wishon

Irish Study Group Leader: Jim McNamara

Scottish Study Group Leader: Jill Kirby

Welsh Study Group Leader: Annie Lloyd

Surname Register: Sue Wilson

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Hospitality Refreshments: Dolores Andersen


2012

President: Lydia Davis Jeffrey

1st Vice President (Program): Open (Note: Annie Lloyd & L. Jeffrey handled.)

2nd Vice President (Membership): Dolores Andersen

Recording Secretary: Suzy Goulet

Corresponding Secretary: Terry Brown

Treasurer: Jessie Anne Tait

Newsletter Editor: Fran Smith

Journal Editor: Annie Lloyd (January-August) Open Thereafter

Members at Large: Nancy Ellen Carlberg, Kay Ronald Devonshire, Mary McKinnon, Jim McNamara, Gerrianne Williams & Phyllis Kaelin

Past President: Ivan C. Johnson

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

Colonial Connections Study Group Leader: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

English Study Group Co-leaders: Don Hirst (Jan.-June) and Peggy Wishon

Irish Study Group Leader: Jim McNamara

Scottish Study Group Leader: Jill Kirby

Welsh Study Group Leader: Annie Lloyd (January-August)

Surname Register: Sue Wilson

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Hospitality Refreshments: Dolores Andersen


2013

President: Lydia Davis Jeffrey

1st Vice President (Programs): Open (Note: Lydia Jeffrey handled.)

2nd Vice President (Membership): Dolores Andersen

Recording Secretary: Open (Note: Gail Said Johnson and others handled.)

Corresponding Secretary: Terry Brown

Treasurer: Jessie Anne Tait

Newsletter Editor: Fran Smith

Journal Editor: Open and Barbara M. Randall (September-December)

Members at Large: Nancy Ellen Carlberg, Kay Ronald Devonshire, Mary McKinnon, Miriam Fitch, Gerrianne Williams & Phyllis Kaelin

Past President: Ivan C. Johnson

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

Colonial Connections Study Group Leader: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

English Study Group Leader: Peggy Wishon

Irish Study Group Leader: Jim McNamara

Scottish Study Group Leader: Jill Kirby

Welsh Study Group Leader: Open

Surname Register: Sue Wilson

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Hospitality Refreshments: Dolores Andersen


2014

President: Linda Jonas

1st Vice President (Programs): Open (Note: Lydia Jeffrey handled.)

2nd Vice President (Membership): Dolores Andersen

Recording Secretary: Open (Multiple people handled.)

Corresponding Secretary: Terry Brown

Treasurer: Jessie Anne Tait (January-March) (Lydia Jeffrey handled thereafter.)

Newsletter Editor: Fran Smith

Journal Editor: Barbara M. Randall

Members at Large: Nancy Ellen Carlberg, Miriam Fitch, Gerrianne Williams and Sue Kaplan

Past President: Lydia Davis Jeffrey

Other Volunteers Non Board Positions

Colonial Connections Study Group Leader: Nancy Ellen Carlberg

English and Welsh Study Group Leader: Peggy Wishon

Irish Study Group Leader: Jim McNamara

Scottish Study Group Leader: Jill Kirby

Surname Register: Sue Wilson

Webmaster: Bruce A. Hamilton

Hospitality Refreshments: Dolores Andersen



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