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Are you interested in being involved in our pilot programs over the phone or in chat?  
 
Are you interested in being involved in our pilot programs over the phone or in chat?  
  
Research consultants volunteer their time free of charge to answer questions about researching in areas where they have experience. We currently have pilot programs under way answering questions over the phone and in chat for:  
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Research consultants volunteer their time free of charge to answer questions about researching in areas where they have experience. We currently have pilot programs under way answering questions over the phone and in chat for: [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Family_History_for_Beginners Family_History_for_Beginners] as well as the following:
  
[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Canada Canada],&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Family_History_for_Beginners Family Historyfor_Beginners, England, Germany Illinois, Ireland Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, North Carolina,Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia.<br>]
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US States
  
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Illinois<br>Massachusetts<br>Missouri<br>New York<br>North Carolina<br>Ohio<br>Pennsylvania<br>Tennessee<br>Utah<br>Virginia<br>Countries
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England<br>Germany<br>Ireland<br>Scotland<br>Canada (English)<br>[edit]<br>
  
 
'''Already a volunteer?&nbsp;'''Begin helping below.  
 
'''Already a volunteer?&nbsp;'''Begin helping below.  

Revision as of 23:20, 9 November 2012

Are you interested in being involved in our pilot programs over the phone or in chat?

Research consultants volunteer their time free of charge to answer questions about researching in areas where they have experience. We currently have pilot programs under way answering questions over the phone and in chat for: Family_History_for_Beginners as well as the following:

US States

Illinois
Massachusetts
Missouri
New York
North Carolina
Ohio
Pennsylvania
Tennessee
Utah
Virginia
Countries

England
Germany
Ireland
Scotland
Canada (English)
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