Ask a Genealogist—Live Chat

Monday–Saturday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. ET

LIVE and Free! Join our experts through our online chat feature and ask your genealogical questions now! This online chat feature is available for new and expert researchers that have questions to be answered in 15 minutes or less.  

Personal Genealogist for the Day

Ideal for beginners

This unique experience is available digitally – through Zoom – for beginner researchers. Consult with a genealogist during this hourly experience and learn research methodologies from the American Ancestors experts.   

Hire a Researcher

Start with an Expert Assessment

Hire an American Ancestors expert to conduct historical or genealogical research on your behalf. We specialize in all geographic areas and can help knock down those brick walls in your family history.

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Request a Speaker

Invite an American Ancestors expert to speak at your next workshop, seminar, conference, reunion, or upcoming event!

Get Photocopies

Not able to visit our Library?  We can scan pages from books, periodicals, and manuscripts located in our American Ancestors/NEHGS Research Center.

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