Lorraine Indermill   Quillon

A native of Boulder, Colorado, Lorraine resided in Utah, California, France, and Maryland before landing in Charlottesville, Virginia. She has a B.S. from Brigham Young University; compiler of several published books on Belmont County, Ohio, records; pre-press assistant for books written by others; former proofreader/editor for a major family history magazine.

Schedule

April 07, 2017
10:00 am : Finding Elizabeth's Family: A Case Study Emphasizing Printed Indexes

(All Levels) • A common maiden name
• A common married name
• Several families with that name in the area
• An early time period with limited records

These elements all added up to a daunting research challenge which Lorraine couldn’t bring herself to face for many years. When she finally undertook it, she was surprised to find some of the answers were literally right under her nose—in books she had prepared herself for publication! Come see how it all unfolded.