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= Larry O. Jensen, AG, BS  =
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= [[Image:Larry-jensen.jpg]] Larry O. Jensen, AG, BS  =
  
 
Manager of the Family History Research Consultation Services Unit in the Family History Department. This unit includes approximately 45 research consultants and their managers. They are made up of the following geographic areas: U.S./Canada, British, International and VIP. They provide genealogical expertise to various areas of the Department including Library Patron Service and Community Services.  
 
Manager of the Family History Research Consultation Services Unit in the Family History Department. This unit includes approximately 45 research consultants and their managers. They are made up of the following geographic areas: U.S./Canada, British, International and VIP. They provide genealogical expertise to various areas of the Department including Library Patron Service and Community Services.  
  
=== Background ===
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=== Background ===
  
 
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*1960 – 1962 = missionary in North German Mission  
 
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*1963 – 1964 = Student at Weber collage & BYU  
*1960 – 1962 = missionary in North German Mission
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*1964 – 1969 = Security clerk for the Federal Bureau of Investigation  
*1963 – 1964 = Student at Weber collage & BYU
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*1970 – 1971 = Student at BYU (BS degree August 1971)  
*1964 – 1969 = Security clerk for the Federal Bureau of Investigation
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*1971 – 1982 = Family History Department  
*1970 – 1971 = Student at BYU (BS degree August 1971)
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*1971 – 1982 = Family History Department
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*           1971 – 1972 = International cataloger  
 
*           1971 – 1972 = International cataloger  
*           1972 – 1973 = International Reference consultant
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*           1972 – 1973 = International Reference consultant  
*           1973 – 1982 = Supervisor of International Reference
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*           1973 – 1982 = Supervisor of International Reference  
*1982 – 1984 = Professional researcher
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*1982 – 1984 = Professional researcher  
*1984 – 1995 = Co-editor of the periodical German Genealogical Digest
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*1984 – 1995 = Co-editor of the periodical German Genealogical Digest  
*1988 – Family History Department
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*1988 – Family History Department  
*           1988 – 1992 = Area Specialist over International areas
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*           1988 – 1992 = Area Specialist over International areas  
*           1992 – 1996 = Extraction Specialist over International areas
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*           1992 – 1996 = Extraction Specialist over International areas  
*           1996 – 2005 = International Reference consultant
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*           1996 – 2005 = International Reference consultant  
*           2005 – 2007 = Manager of International Reference
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*           2005 – 2007 = Manager of International Reference  
*           2007 – 2008 = Interim Director of Family History Library
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*           2007 – 2008 = Interim Director of Family History Library  
 
*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 2008 – 2010 = Manager of Research Consultation Services<br>
 
*&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 2008 – 2010 = Manager of Research Consultation Services<br>
  
=== Education ===
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=== Education ===
  
 
*Bachelor of Science 1971 Brigham Young University
 
*Bachelor of Science 1971 Brigham Young University
  
=== Credentials ===
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=== Credentials ===
  
*ICAPGen – German Accreditation
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*ICAPGen – German Accreditation  
 
*ICAPGen – Swiss Accreditation
 
*ICAPGen – Swiss Accreditation
  
=== Experience ===
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=== Experience ===
  
==== Lectures ====
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==== Lectures ====
  
*Brigham Young University and Brigham Young University Salt Lake Center, History 409 Germanic Family History &amp;&nbsp;422&nbsp; – Germanic Sources (1975-2010)
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*Brigham Young University and Brigham Young University Salt Lake Center, History 409 Germanic Family History &amp;&nbsp;422&nbsp; – Germanic Sources (1975-2010)  
*Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy – coordinator for the German track
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*Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy – coordinator for the German track  
 
*Genealogical Conferences &amp; Workshops – Over 300 lectures given 1970’s – 2010, (lectures presented in 32 states and 3 Canadian provinces).
 
*Genealogical Conferences &amp; Workshops – Over 300 lectures given 1970’s – 2010, (lectures presented in 32 states and 3 Canadian provinces).
  
==== Published ====
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==== Published ====
  
A Genealogical Handbook of German Research. Utah: 1980. Rev. ed.<br>Maps of the German Empire of 1871. Pleasant Grove: Jensen Publication, 1987.<br>German Genealogical Digest articles:
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A Genealogical Handbook of German Research. Utah: 1980. Rev. ed.<br>Maps of the German Empire of 1871. Pleasant Grove: Jensen Publication, 1987.<br>German Genealogical Digest articles:  
  
*Handwriting. Vol. 1, pp. 19-21
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*Handwriting. Vol. 1, pp. 19-21  
*Schlesien Historical Events from the Middle Ages to 1900. Vol. 1, pp. 87-91.
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*Schlesien Historical Events from the Middle Ages to 1900. Vol. 1, pp. 87-91.  
*Schlesien Family Name Changes. Vol. 1, pp. 91-93.
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*Schlesien Family Name Changes. Vol. 1, pp. 91-93.  
*The use of Portraits and Photographs in Genealogical Research. Vol. 1, pp. 103-105.
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*The use of Portraits and Photographs in Genealogical Research. Vol. 1, pp. 103-105.  
*Schlesien Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 1, pp. 168-173, 235-239.
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*Schlesien Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 1, pp. 168-173, 235-239.  
*German Occupations. Vol. 1, pp. 178-180.
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*German Occupations. Vol. 1, pp. 178-180.  
*Use of Latin in German Records. Vol. 1, pp. 244-245.
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*Use of Latin in German Records. Vol. 1, pp. 244-245.  
*German Emigration, Immigration &amp; Migration. Vol. 2, pp. 3-9.
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*German Emigration, Immigration &amp; Migration. Vol. 2, pp. 3-9.  
*Pommern Immigration and Emigration. Vol. 2, pp.15-17.
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*Pommern Immigration and Emigration. Vol. 2, pp.15-17.  
*Tracing Ancestral Movements in Germany. Vol. 2, pp. 18-19.
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*Tracing Ancestral Movements in Germany. Vol. 2, pp. 18-19.  
*German Emigration Sources in the Salt Lake Genealogical Library. Vol. 2, pp.20-24.
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*German Emigration Sources in the Salt Lake Genealogical Library. Vol. 2, pp.20-24.  
*Research in the German Democratic Republic (DDR). Vol. 2, pp. 62-67.
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*Research in the German Democratic Republic (DDR). Vol. 2, pp. 62-67.  
*Research through Correspondence &amp; the Process of Verification. Vol. 2, pp. 73-75.
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*Research through Correspondence &amp; the Process of Verification. Vol. 2, pp. 73-75.  
*Pommern Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 2, pp. 114-123, 190-198.
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*Pommern Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 2, pp. 114-123, 190-198.  
*The Waldensians in Germanic Areas. Vol. 2, pp. 134-137.
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*The Waldensians in Germanic Areas. Vol. 2, pp. 134-137.  
*Huguenots in Germanic Areas. Vol. 2, pp. 198-201.
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*Huguenots in Germanic Areas. Vol. 2, pp. 198-201.  
*Rheinland, A Land of Change. Vol. 3, pp. 2-6.
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*Rheinland, A Land of Change. Vol. 3, pp. 2-6.  
*The Importance of Maps in German Research. Vol. 3, pp. 9-10.
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*The Importance of Maps in German Research. Vol. 3, pp. 9-10.  
*Using Maps to Locate Places of Origin. Vol. 3, pp. 11-12.
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*Using Maps to Locate Places of Origin. Vol. 3, pp. 11-12.  
*Variations and Uses of Calendars. Vol. 3, pp. 72-73.
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*Variations and Uses of Calendars. Vol. 3, pp. 72-73.  
*Rheinland Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 3, pp. 114-117, 173-176.
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*Rheinland Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 3, pp. 114-117, 173-176.  
*Testament Records and their use in German Research. Vol. 3, pp. 118-121.
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*Testament Records and their use in German Research. Vol. 3, pp. 118-121.  
*German Newspapers. Vol. 3, pp. 188-191.
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*German Newspapers. Vol. 3, pp. 188-191.  
*The World of Germanic Names. Vol. 4, pp. 2-7, 62-66.
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*The World of Germanic Names. Vol. 4, pp. 2-7, 62-66.  
*German Surnames and Surname Etymology Books. Vol. 4, pp. 7-9.
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*German Surnames and Surname Etymology Books. Vol. 4, pp. 7-9.  
*Basic Principles in Resolving Naming Practice Problems. Vol. 4, pp. 17-19.
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*Basic Principles in Resolving Naming Practice Problems. Vol. 4, pp. 17-19.  
*Factors Influencing the Establishment of Surnames and Given Names. Vol. 4, pp. 106-109.
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*Factors Influencing the Establishment of Surnames and Given Names. Vol. 4, pp. 106-109.  
*Schleswig-Holstein Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 4, pp. 141.
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*Schleswig-Holstein Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 4, pp. 141.  
*Locality Names in German Research. Vol. 4, pp. 145-148.
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*Locality Names in German Research. Vol. 4, pp. 145-148.  
*Germany’s Legal Court System. Vol. 5, pp. 2-7.
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*Germany’s Legal Court System. Vol. 5, pp. 2-7.  
*Legal Terms used in German Court Records. Vol. 5, pp. 7-14.
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*Legal Terms used in German Court Records. Vol. 5, pp. 7-14.  
*A Short History of Bayern (Bavaria). Vol. 5, pp. 42-46.
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*A Short History of Bayern (Bavaria). Vol. 5, pp. 42-46.  
*Compiled Archive Inventories. Vol. 5, pp. 56-60.
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*Compiled Archive Inventories. Vol. 5, pp. 56-60.  
*Using the Die Quellenschau fuer Familienforscher. Vol. 5, pp. 142-148, 135-139.
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*Using the Die Quellenschau fuer Familienforscher. Vol. 5, pp. 142-148, 135-139.  
*A Short History of the Mennonites. Vol. 6, pp. 2-8.
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*A Short History of the Mennonites. Vol. 6, pp. 2-8.  
*Bavarian Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 6, pp. 18-22, 53-55, 99-104, Vol. 7, pp. 15-19.
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*Bavarian Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 6, pp. 18-22, 53-55, 99-104, Vol. 7, pp. 15-19.  
*German Census and Other Population Records. Vol. 6, pp. 23-24.
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*German Census and Other Population Records. Vol. 6, pp. 23-24.  
*History of the Palatinate (Pfalz). Vol. 6, pp. 42-45.
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*History of the Palatinate (Pfalz). Vol. 6, pp. 42-45.  
*German Resident Records. Vol. 6, pp. 60-63.
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*German Resident Records. Vol. 6, pp. 60-63.  
*Using the Familiengeschichtliche Quellen. Vol. 6, pp. 140-144.
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*Using the Familiengeschichtliche Quellen. Vol. 6, pp. 140-144.  
*German Biographies. Vol. 7, pp. 10-15.
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*German Biographies. Vol. 7, pp. 10-15.  
*Dorfsippenbuecher and Ortssippenbuecher. Vol. 7, pp. 43-49.
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*Dorfsippenbuecher and Ortssippenbuecher. Vol. 7, pp. 43-49.  
*Tracing Germans in Southeast Europe. Vol. 7, pp. 84-91.
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*Tracing Germans in Southeast Europe. Vol. 7, pp. 84-91.  
*Mecklenburg Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 7, pp. 131-137.
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*Mecklenburg Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 7, pp. 131-137.  
*Sources Helpful in Establishing Places of Origin of emigrants to Southeast Europe. Vol. 8, pp. 16-17, 36.
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*Sources Helpful in Establishing Places of Origin of emigrants to Southeast Europe. Vol. 8, pp. 16-17, 36.  
*Salzburger Emigration. Vol. 8, pp. 18-21.
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*Salzburger Emigration. Vol. 8, pp. 18-21.  
*History of Wuerttemberg. Vol. 8, pp. 38-43.
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*History of Wuerttemberg. Vol. 8, pp. 38-43.  
*The Beginning of Vaccination for Smallpox in Schleswig-Holstein. Vol. 8, pp. 44-49.
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*The Beginning of Vaccination for Smallpox in Schleswig-Holstein. Vol. 8, pp. 44-49.  
*Pfalz Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 8, pp. 50-54, 90-95, 126-130, Vol. 9, pp. 20-22.
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*Pfalz Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 8, pp. 50-54, 90-95, 126-130, Vol. 9, pp. 20-22.  
*Advanced German Reference and Research Tools. Vol. 8, pp. 100-102.
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*Advanced German Reference and Research Tools. Vol. 8, pp. 100-102.  
*Leichenpredigten (Funeral Sermons). Vol. 8, pp. 119-124.
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*Leichenpredigten (Funeral Sermons). Vol. 8, pp. 119-124.  
*Overview to German Research Problems and Procedures. Vol. 8, pp. 131-135.
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*Overview to German Research Problems and Procedures. Vol. 8, pp. 131-135.  
*Using the Meyers Gazetteer to Determine Localities. Vol. 8, pp. 12-16.
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*Using the Meyers Gazetteer to Determine Localities. Vol. 8, pp. 12-16.  
*Wuerttemberg Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 9, pp. 63-65, 86-91, 125-129.
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*Wuerttemberg Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 9, pp. 63-65, 86-91, 125-129.  
*The Hessen Areas of Germany. Vol. 9, pp. 74-85.
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*The Hessen Areas of Germany. Vol. 9, pp. 74-85.  
*Were Your Ancestors Dutch or Deutsch? Vol. 9, pp. 94-98.
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*Were Your Ancestors Dutch or Deutsch? Vol. 9, pp. 94-98.  
*History of the Province of Brandenburg. Vol. 10, pp. 2-.
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*History of the Province of Brandenburg. Vol. 10, pp. 2-.  
 
*Use of Migration Patterns and Other Sources in Determining Places of Origin. Vol. 13, pp. 38-47.
 
*Use of Migration Patterns and Other Sources in Determining Places of Origin. Vol. 13, pp. 38-47.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 21:27, 31 March 2010

Contents

Larry-jensen.jpg Larry O. Jensen, AG, BS 

Manager of the Family History Research Consultation Services Unit in the Family History Department. This unit includes approximately 45 research consultants and their managers. They are made up of the following geographic areas: U.S./Canada, British, International and VIP. They provide genealogical expertise to various areas of the Department including Library Patron Service and Community Services.

Background

  • 1960 – 1962 = missionary in North German Mission
  • 1963 – 1964 = Student at Weber collage & BYU
  • 1964 – 1969 = Security clerk for the Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • 1970 – 1971 = Student at BYU (BS degree August 1971)
  • 1971 – 1982 = Family History Department
  •            1971 – 1972 = International cataloger
  •            1972 – 1973 = International Reference consultant
  •            1973 – 1982 = Supervisor of International Reference
  • 1982 – 1984 = Professional researcher
  • 1984 – 1995 = Co-editor of the periodical German Genealogical Digest
  • 1988 – Family History Department
  •            1988 – 1992 = Area Specialist over International areas
  •            1992 – 1996 = Extraction Specialist over International areas
  •            1996 – 2005 = International Reference consultant
  •            2005 – 2007 = Manager of International Reference
  •            2007 – 2008 = Interim Director of Family History Library
  •            2008 – 2010 = Manager of Research Consultation Services

Education

  • Bachelor of Science 1971 Brigham Young University

Credentials

  • ICAPGen – German Accreditation
  • ICAPGen – Swiss Accreditation

Experience

Lectures

  • Brigham Young University and Brigham Young University Salt Lake Center, History 409 Germanic Family History & 422  – Germanic Sources (1975-2010)
  • Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy – coordinator for the German track
  • Genealogical Conferences & Workshops – Over 300 lectures given 1970’s – 2010, (lectures presented in 32 states and 3 Canadian provinces).

Published

A Genealogical Handbook of German Research. Utah: 1980. Rev. ed.
Maps of the German Empire of 1871. Pleasant Grove: Jensen Publication, 1987.
German Genealogical Digest articles:

  • Handwriting. Vol. 1, pp. 19-21
  • Schlesien Historical Events from the Middle Ages to 1900. Vol. 1, pp. 87-91.
  • Schlesien Family Name Changes. Vol. 1, pp. 91-93.
  • The use of Portraits and Photographs in Genealogical Research. Vol. 1, pp. 103-105.
  • Schlesien Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 1, pp. 168-173, 235-239.
  • German Occupations. Vol. 1, pp. 178-180.
  • Use of Latin in German Records. Vol. 1, pp. 244-245.
  • German Emigration, Immigration & Migration. Vol. 2, pp. 3-9.
  • Pommern Immigration and Emigration. Vol. 2, pp.15-17.
  • Tracing Ancestral Movements in Germany. Vol. 2, pp. 18-19.
  • German Emigration Sources in the Salt Lake Genealogical Library. Vol. 2, pp.20-24.
  • Research in the German Democratic Republic (DDR). Vol. 2, pp. 62-67.
  • Research through Correspondence & the Process of Verification. Vol. 2, pp. 73-75.
  • Pommern Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 2, pp. 114-123, 190-198.
  • The Waldensians in Germanic Areas. Vol. 2, pp. 134-137.
  • Huguenots in Germanic Areas. Vol. 2, pp. 198-201.
  • Rheinland, A Land of Change. Vol. 3, pp. 2-6.
  • The Importance of Maps in German Research. Vol. 3, pp. 9-10.
  • Using Maps to Locate Places of Origin. Vol. 3, pp. 11-12.
  • Variations and Uses of Calendars. Vol. 3, pp. 72-73.
  • Rheinland Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 3, pp. 114-117, 173-176.
  • Testament Records and their use in German Research. Vol. 3, pp. 118-121.
  • German Newspapers. Vol. 3, pp. 188-191.
  • The World of Germanic Names. Vol. 4, pp. 2-7, 62-66.
  • German Surnames and Surname Etymology Books. Vol. 4, pp. 7-9.
  • Basic Principles in Resolving Naming Practice Problems. Vol. 4, pp. 17-19.
  • Factors Influencing the Establishment of Surnames and Given Names. Vol. 4, pp. 106-109.
  • Schleswig-Holstein Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 4, pp. 141.
  • Locality Names in German Research. Vol. 4, pp. 145-148.
  • Germany’s Legal Court System. Vol. 5, pp. 2-7.
  • Legal Terms used in German Court Records. Vol. 5, pp. 7-14.
  • A Short History of Bayern (Bavaria). Vol. 5, pp. 42-46.
  • Compiled Archive Inventories. Vol. 5, pp. 56-60.
  • Using the Die Quellenschau fuer Familienforscher. Vol. 5, pp. 142-148, 135-139.
  • A Short History of the Mennonites. Vol. 6, pp. 2-8.
  • Bavarian Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 6, pp. 18-22, 53-55, 99-104, Vol. 7, pp. 15-19.
  • German Census and Other Population Records. Vol. 6, pp. 23-24.
  • History of the Palatinate (Pfalz). Vol. 6, pp. 42-45.
  • German Resident Records. Vol. 6, pp. 60-63.
  • Using the Familiengeschichtliche Quellen. Vol. 6, pp. 140-144.
  • German Biographies. Vol. 7, pp. 10-15.
  • Dorfsippenbuecher and Ortssippenbuecher. Vol. 7, pp. 43-49.
  • Tracing Germans in Southeast Europe. Vol. 7, pp. 84-91.
  • Mecklenburg Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 7, pp. 131-137.
  • Sources Helpful in Establishing Places of Origin of emigrants to Southeast Europe. Vol. 8, pp. 16-17, 36.
  • Salzburger Emigration. Vol. 8, pp. 18-21.
  • History of Wuerttemberg. Vol. 8, pp. 38-43.
  • The Beginning of Vaccination for Smallpox in Schleswig-Holstein. Vol. 8, pp. 44-49.
  • Pfalz Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 8, pp. 50-54, 90-95, 126-130, Vol. 9, pp. 20-22.
  • Advanced German Reference and Research Tools. Vol. 8, pp. 100-102.
  • Leichenpredigten (Funeral Sermons). Vol. 8, pp. 119-124.
  • Overview to German Research Problems and Procedures. Vol. 8, pp. 131-135.
  • Using the Meyers Gazetteer to Determine Localities. Vol. 8, pp. 12-16.
  • Wuerttemberg Records in Printed Sources. Vol. 9, pp. 63-65, 86-91, 125-129.
  • The Hessen Areas of Germany. Vol. 9, pp. 74-85.
  • Were Your Ancestors Dutch or Deutsch? Vol. 9, pp. 94-98.
  • History of the Province of Brandenburg. Vol. 10, pp. 2-.
  • Use of Migration Patterns and Other Sources in Determining Places of Origin. Vol. 13, pp. 38-47.
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