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=== Barbara H. Baker, AG  ===
 
=== Barbara H. Baker, AG  ===
  
Barbara has worked at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHL/frameset_library.asp Family History Library] for twenty-eight years as a British Research Consultant. In that position, she has taught many library patron classes. Barbara is currently the Patron Services Manager for the British research area of the library.  
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Barbara has worked at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHL/frameset_library.asp Family History Library] for thirty years, mostly as a British Research Consultant. In that position she has taught many library patron classes on British research topics, including some now available online at [http://www.familysearch.org www.familysearch.org] in the [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html Learning Center]. Barbara was the Patron Services Manager for the British research area of the library, 2010-2013, but as of September 2013 has joined the library's Hosting and Research Services team.  
  
 
==== Education  ====
 
==== Education  ====
  
Bachelor of Arts in Family and Community History, Brigham Young University, 1996 -- emphasis in English research.  
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Bachelor of Arts in Family and Community History, Brigham Young University, 1996 -- emphasis in British research. Associate Degree in the same subject previously obtained in 1973.<br>
  
 
==== Credentials  ====
 
==== Credentials  ====
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==== Contributions  ====
 
==== Contributions  ====
  
For many years Barbara was the chief contributer to a Family History Library resource known as the "Scottish Church Records Union List," which is a guide to church records of Scotland existing prior to 1855 when government or civil registration began. With the help of volunteers, Barbara has made the union list&nbsp;now available in the [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Main_Page FamilySearch Wiki]. For more information about this resource, go to the Wiki article on the [[Scotland Church Records Union Lists|Scotland Church Records Union List]].  
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For many years Barbara was the chief contributer to a Family History Library resource known as the "Scottish Church Records Union List," which is a guide to church records of Scotland existing prior to 1855 when government or civil registration began. With the help of volunteers, Barbara has made the union list&nbsp;now available in the [[Main Page|FamilySearch Wiki]]. For more information about this resource, go to the Wiki article on the [[Scotland Church Records Union Lists|Scotland Church Records Union List]].  
  
In addition, Barbara is a regular contributor of English and Scottish content to the Wiki and served as team lead for the addition of English probate information to the Wiki.  
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In addition, Barbara is a regular contributor of English and Scottish content to the Wiki and served as team lead for the addition of English probate information to the Wiki.
  
 
==== Experience  ====
 
==== Experience  ====
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*The British Institute of the International Society for British Genealogy and Family History  
 
*The British Institute of the International Society for British Genealogy and Family History  
 
*The Salt Lake Institute of the Utah Genealogical Association  
 
*The Salt Lake Institute of the Utah Genealogical Association  
*The National Genealogical Society's annual conference  
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*The U.S. National Genealogical Society's annual conference  
 
*The XXVII International Congress of Genealogical and Heraldic Sciences, St. Andrews, Scotland, August 2006  
 
*The XXVII International Congress of Genealogical and Heraldic Sciences, St. Andrews, Scotland, August 2006  
 
*Online instructor for Pharos Teaching and Tutoring, Ltd.
 
*Online instructor for Pharos Teaching and Tutoring, Ltd.
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==== Recent Presentations  ====
 
==== Recent Presentations  ====
  
*Presentations on Scottish research at the 13th Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry, Adelaide, Australia, 28-31 March&nbsp;2012.  
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*Presentations on advanced English research at the Utah Genealogical Association's Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, January 2013
*Presentation on FamilySearch.org to the staff of the Genealogy Centre at the State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, 23 March 2012.  
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*English Research Workshop for the St. Charles County, Missouri Genealogical Society, October 2012<br>
*Presentation on Scottish church records, at the Genealogical Society of Victoria, Melbourne, 23 March 2012.  
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*Presentations on Scottish research at the 13th Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry, Adelaide, Australia, March&nbsp;2012.  
*Scottish Research Seminar, the W.I.S.E. Family History Society, Denver, 15 Oct 2011
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*Presentation on FamilySearch.org to the staff of the Genealogy Centre at the State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, March 2012.  
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*Presentation on Scottish church records at the Genealogical Society of Victoria, Melbourne, March 2012.  
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*Scottish Research Seminar for the W.I.S.E. Family History Society, Denver, October 2011<br>
  
 
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Would someone please take a look at the Warwickshire (England) page and see why it is kicking the search and tools panel to the bottom? Thanks. --BakerBH 16:00, 14 February 2013 (UTC)
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Would someone please take a look at the Warwickshire (England) page and see why it is kicking the search and tools panel to the bottom? Thanks. --BakerBH 16:00, 14 February 2013 (UTC) {{PAGENAME}} <br>
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Barbara H. Baker, AG

Barbara has worked at the Family History Library for thirty years, mostly as a British Research Consultant. In that position she has taught many library patron classes on British research topics, including some now available online at www.familysearch.org in the Learning Center. Barbara was the Patron Services Manager for the British research area of the library, 2010-2013, but as of September 2013 has joined the library's Hosting and Research Services team.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Family and Community History, Brigham Young University, 1996 -- emphasis in British research. Associate Degree in the same subject previously obtained in 1973.

Credentials

Barbara is accredited by ICAPGen in English research (1988-present) and in Scottish research (2010-present) as an AG professional.

Contributions

For many years Barbara was the chief contributer to a Family History Library resource known as the "Scottish Church Records Union List," which is a guide to church records of Scotland existing prior to 1855 when government or civil registration began. With the help of volunteers, Barbara has made the union list now available in the FamilySearch Wiki. For more information about this resource, go to the Wiki article on the Scotland Church Records Union List.

In addition, Barbara is a regular contributor of English and Scottish content to the Wiki and served as team lead for the addition of English probate information to the Wiki.

Experience

In addition to her work at the Family History Library, Barbara has lectured in British research and other subjects at numerous family history conferences over the years including:

  • Genealogy and Family History Conferences, Brigham Young University
  • Family History Expos
  • The British Institute of the International Society for British Genealogy and Family History
  • The Salt Lake Institute of the Utah Genealogical Association
  • The U.S. National Genealogical Society's annual conference
  • The XXVII International Congress of Genealogical and Heraldic Sciences, St. Andrews, Scotland, August 2006
  • Online instructor for Pharos Teaching and Tutoring, Ltd.

Recent Presentations

  • Presentations on advanced English research at the Utah Genealogical Association's Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, January 2013
  • English Research Workshop for the St. Charles County, Missouri Genealogical Society, October 2012
  • Presentations on Scottish research at the 13th Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry, Adelaide, Australia, March 2012.
  • Presentation on FamilySearch.org to the staff of the Genealogy Centre at the State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, March 2012.
  • Presentation on Scottish church records at the Genealogical Society of Victoria, Melbourne, March 2012.
  • Scottish Research Seminar for the W.I.S.E. Family History Society, Denver, October 2011

Page too wide

Would someone please take a look at the Warwickshire (England) page and see why it is kicking the search and tools panel to the bottom? Thanks. --BakerBH 16:00, 14 February 2013 (UTC) BakerBH