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.

Schedule

May 16, 2014
7:00 pm : Family History: it's a love story!

(All Levels) Arlene and Holly will entertain you with details on the love story of family history and how research begins with the marriage contract. 16 documents associated with a single marriage contract generated at the time the marriage takes place. Have you been using them to your best advantage?

May 17, 2014
8:30 am : Tracing New York Ancestors: A Two-part Advanced Course - Part I: Western New York

(All Levels) A successful guide book for New York research cautioned genealogists about the lack of vital records, gaps in the deeds and wills, and difficulty in finding church records. Then suggested that "if you want research success you should skip New York altogether and choose another pedigree line!" Skip New York? NO! There are more records for New York ancestors than you may live long enough to search. Break your losing streak: if you have a New York lineage, you need this 2-session class! Login First

 
10:00 am : Tracing New York Ancestors: A Two-part Advanced Course - Part II: Skip New York? NO!

(All Levels) A successful guide book for New York research cautioned genealogists about the lack of vital records, gaps in the deeds and wills, and difficulty in finding church records. Then suggested that "if you want research success you should skip New York altogether and choose another pedigree line!" Skip New York? NO! There are more records for New York ancestors than you may live long enough to search. Break your losing streak: if you have a New York lineage, you need this 2-session class! Login First