One possible way to share your family history is through WikiTree, a collaborative one-world tree. This creates the opportunity to find other relatives and learn more about distant ancestors. It is a living repository, and will continue to grow and change over time. The link below will take you to one of the profiles I manage on WikiTree. Explore the tab “Family Tree & Tools” to understand the power of a publicly available one-world tree.


Research Report

Research Reports provide in-depth analysis of a genealogy problem. The report below applies the Genealogical Proof Standard to unknown parentage of a woman born in the late 1800’s.

Parents for Cleopatra (Pike) Jones

Sample Pedigree Chart

A pedigree chart is one way to display family relationships. Research reports may include many pedigree charts.




Building knowledge, skills, strength, and resilience through
connecting people to their family history.