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Professional Researchers

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.

Professional Services

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 Specializing in 19th and 20th century historical documents and letters.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!).

Referral Organizations

Association of Professional Genealogists (APG)

Members must adhere to the Association of Professional Genealogists Code of Ethics. The association also provides some excellent information on How to Hire a Professional Genealogist.

Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG)

Organizations tests and certifies members who must also pledge to adhere to the Code of Ethics and Conduct.

National Genealogical Society

Website does not offer referrals but does provide helpful information on standards within the genealogical community.

International Commission for the Accreditation of Professional Genealogists

Offers a listing of accredited genealogists--including contact information--categorized by country of accreditation.

 *Sponsor of Roseau County, MNGenWeb site.

2002 by Minnesota Historical Research Associates.