Sometimes hiring a professional researcher is the best way to begin; or to move your own research forward. Please note that the following are all independent organizations and, as they say, no warranties are expressed or implied.
MN Historical Research* - Genealogy and historical research services primarily focused in Minnesota.
Authentic Origins - Sandy Mochal Thalmann. Specializing in southeast Minnesota research.
Kenneth Kronenberg - German translator/writer/editor. Specializing in 19th and 20th century historical documents and letters. Also offers translation of old German script (difficult to find translators for this!).
Organizations tests and certifies members who must also pledge to adhere to the Code of Ethics and Conduct.
Website does not offer referrals but does provide helpful information on standards within the genealogical community.
Offers a listing of accredited genealogists--including contact information--categorized by country of accreditation.
*Sponsor of Roseau County, MNGenWeb site.
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