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Elaine-hasleton-1.jpg  Elaine Helgeson Hasleton, B.S.,AG®

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Genealogy: Brigham Young University, Provo, UT (1972)

Credentials

  • ICAPGen, Accredited Genealogist, Norway 1979 - present
  • ICAPGen, Accredited Genealogist, Sweden 1992 - present

Professional Experience

Family History Library:

  • Deputy, Chief Genealogical Officer, 2012 - present
  • Community Services Manager, 2010 - 2012
  • VIP Services Manager: 2009 – 2010
  • Library Public Affairs Manager: 2005 – 2009
  • Library Public Affairs Supervisor: 1998 – 2005
  • VIP Projects Coordinator: 1995 – 1998
  • Scandinavian Accreditation Coordinator: 1994-1999
  • Training Coordinator: 1992 – 1996
  • Publications Coordinator: 1994-1997
  • Scandinavian / Midwest Correspondent Specialist: 1989-1995
  • Photoduplication Specialist: 1986-1989

Extensive research experience in:

Scandinavian-American and Midwest archives

  • Libraries and archives in Minnesota, Iowa, and Wisconsin

Research experience in the following Norwegian archives and libraries:

  • Riksarkivet, Oslo, Norway
  • Deichmanns Bibliotek, Oslo
  • Nasjonalbiblioteket, Oslo
  • Statsarkivet i Hamar
  • Statsarkivet i Trondheim
  • Statsarkivet i Bergen
  • Statsarkivet i Stavanger
  • Norwegian Emigrant Museum in Ottestad, Norway
  • Local libraries and societies in Hedmark, Oppland, Nordland counties

Experience in Louisville, Colorado:

  • Historical Commission Board Member: 1981-1985
  • Family History Center Director: 1982-1985
  • Public Library employee: 1984

Professional Genealogist, 1971-present

Published

  • Ragnhild Petersen Krogstad Hegge [a submitted immigrant biography] published in Aarbok 2005, Yearbook of the Trønderlag of America.
  • Ingebrigt Olsen Krogstad [a submitted immigrant biography] published in Aarbok 2005, Yearbook of the Trønderlag of America.
  • Norwegian-Americans with Family from Horg. Gaula newspaper article 21 Sept 2005 published in Aarbok 2006, Yearbook of the Trønderlag of America.
  • Visiting Ancestral Farms and Meeting Relatives in Horg & Trondheim published in Aarbok 2006, Yearbook of the Trønderlag of America.
  • Remember-Honor-Celebrate [Centennial article] published in Aarbok 2008/2009, Yearbook of the Trønderlag of America.
  • Charter Member Project [Centennial article] published in Aarbok 2008/2009, Yearbook of the Trønderlag of America.
  • Otto Hanson (Otto Hansen Vannebo) [a submitted immigrant biography] published in Aarbok 2008/2009, Yearbook of the Trønderlag of America.
  • Visiting Toft Relatives and Family Farms in Ringebu [Norway] published in Aarbok 2009, Gudbrandsdalslaget.
  • The John Anderson Toft Family published in Aarbok 2009, Gudbrandsdalslaget.
  • Suggestions and Tips for Travel to Norway published in Trønderlag Nyheter Brev, Feb 2005.
  • 2008 Centennial Update published in Trønderlag Nyheter Brev, Nov 2007
  • Why a Centennial Celebration published in Trønderlag Nyheter Brev, June 2008.
  • Swedish American Genealogist: March 1991 Vol XI. The Nyden Collection; John Augustus Nyden, Swedish-American Architect.
  • Ole Helgesen Skaalia, Helge Olsen Skaalia, Ole Helgeson, Oscar Helgeson, Orrin Helgeson, published in Sigdalslag Historie, 2006.
  • An Innovative Tool for Genealogical Information, Trønderlag Nyheter Brev, Feb 2011.
  • Are Your Ancestors Really From Trondheim?, Trønderlag Nyheter Brev, Nov 2010.
  • Adding Info to Your Norwegian-American Family History, May 2011 
  • Where Do You Find Moe Info on your Norwegian-American Ancestors? June 2011
  • Find Yourself or Your Family in the 1940 U.S. Census, June 2012
  • Archives.com Partners With the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America to Publish Millions of Church Records, Sept 2012.
  • Help with the Immigration Naturalization Indexing Project, Dec 2012
  • Sifting Thru Clay County (MN) Records, Nov 2012
  • Norwegians on the Prairie, Mar 2013
  • How Can Genealogy Blogs Help Me? June 2013

Associations

Vice-President:

  • Trønderlag of America: Centennial Chair 2008
  • Board Member - Trønderlag of America: 2004-2008
  • VIce President - Trønderlag of America: 2006-2008

Member:

  • Trønderlag of America
  • Gudbrandsdalslaget
  • Solørlag
  • Sigdalslag
  • Telelag
  • Hallinglag
  • DIS-Norge
  • Danish Immigrant Museum and Genealogy Center, Elk Horn, IA
  • Douglas County, MN Historical Society
  • Minnesota Historical Society, St. Paul, MN
  • Minnesota State Genealogical Society
  • Norwegian-American Historical Association, Northfield, MN
  • Norwegian-American Genealogical Center, Madison, WI
  • Sons of Norway (past president Salt Lake organization)
  • Swedish-American Genealogist
  • Wisconsin State Genealogical Society
  • Montana State Genealogical Society
  • Saskastchewan (Canada) Genealogical Society

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