Arlene H.   Eakle, Ph.D.

President and founder of The Genealogical Institute, Inc., Dr. Eakle is a professional genealogist with more than 30 years experience in research, consulting, lecturing, and writing. An expert in tracing families from New York, Southern U.S., British Isles, Switzerland, and parts of Germany, she claims a 96% success rate.


March 18, 2017
10:30 am : Why Experts Search the Marriages First!

(Experienced) Discover Why marriage records are so important to your genealogy and Learn about more than 16 types of marriage records. If you can't find one you surely will find another.

11:45 am : Use the Census to Locate More Records

(Advanced) This class will take you beyond a list of names and possible relationships found in the census. It will teach how to determine other record groups you should be searching for more information on your family and discovering the details of their lives.

2:00 pm : Personal Research Consultations

(All Levels) 20 minute consultations for guidance with your Family History. Call ahead to reserve your spot. 801-829-3295

3:15 pm : Immigration, Migration, and Naturalization

(All Levels) In this class you will have an introduction to the record types that were created through immigration, migration, and naturalization in America.

4:30 pm : Where to Look for Missing Records: Archives, Museums, Churches, and More

(All Levels) This class will teach you where to look for resources to help you when you are researching. Learn were to look for more information when records are missing due to flood, fire, or simply being lost over time.