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== Professional Experience [[Image:Don Challis.png|right|Don Challis.png]] ==
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==Professional Experience [[Image:Don Challis.png|right|Don Challis.png]]==
  
 
45 years experience as Genealogist<br>  
 
45 years experience as Genealogist<br>  
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*Worked with Ancestry.com as an ExpertConnect Professional Researcher completing over 70 projects.  
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*Worked with Ancestry.com as an ExpertConnect Professional Researcher completing over 70 projects.
  
*Extensive research of United States records of all types at Family History Library in Salt Lake City. <br>  
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*Extensive research of United States records of all types at Family History Library in Salt Lake City. <br>
 
*Member GeneaBloggers
 
*Member GeneaBloggers
  
== Volunteer Experience ==
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==Volunteer Experience==
  
*President, Challis Family Organization  
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*President, Challis Family Organization
*Editor and compiler, The Robert Austin of Rhode Island Dbase for the AFAOA. I have the largest privately held Austin surname database.  
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*Editor and compiler, The Robert Austin of Rhode Island Dbase for the AFAOA. I have the largest privately held Austin surname database.
*Serving as Family History Consultant in Highland 5th Ward  
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*Serving as Family History Consultant in Highland 5th Ward
 
*Contributor to FamilySearch Wiki
 
*Contributor to FamilySearch Wiki
  
== Localities Covered ==
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==Localities Covered==
  
*Paternal Ancestry Primarily in Essex and Northamptonshire England with extensive experience working in those areas.<br>  
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*Paternal Ancestry Primarily in Essex and Northamptonshire England with extensive experience working in those areas.<br>
  
  
== Special Skills ==
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==Special Skills==
  
*Experienced with Personal Ancestral File and good working knowledge of LDS procedures and the New Family Search.  
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*Experienced with Personal Ancestral File and good working knowledge of LDS procedures and the New Family Search.
*Writer  
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*Writer
*Speaker  
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*Speaker
*Blogger&nbsp; [http://dchallis2012.blogspot.com/ Blogs from "past" lane]  
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*Blogger&nbsp; [http://dchallis2012.blogspot.com/ Blogs from "past" lane]
 
*[https://sites.google.com/site/challisgenealogicalresearch/ Professional Researcher]
 
*[https://sites.google.com/site/challisgenealogicalresearch/ Professional Researcher]
  
== Archives &amp; Libraries Frequented ==
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==Archives &amp; Libraries Frequented==
  
*Family History Library.&nbsp;We live very near the LDS Family History Library and so have easy access to all their holdings.  
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*Family History Library.&nbsp;We live very near the LDS Family History Library and so have easy access to all their holdings.
 
*Multiple online research sites
 
*Multiple online research sites
  
== Services &amp; Rates ==
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==Services &amp; Rates==
  
*Document search at Library in SLC - $25/hr  
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*Document search at Library in SLC - $25/hr
*Research on ancestor lines - $25/hr or $175/day for 8-10 hours  
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*Research on ancestor lines - $25/hr or $175/day for 8-10 hours
*Searches longer than 1 day require 50% deposit  
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*Searches longer than 1 day require 50% deposit
 
*Some searches will be done at reduced or no charge
 
*Some searches will be done at reduced or no charge
  
== Contact Information ==
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==Contact Information==
  
 
E-mail&nbsp; don_challis@yahoo.com  
 
E-mail&nbsp; don_challis@yahoo.com  
  
phone 801-756-1541
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phone 801-367-5301
  
== Professional Associations &amp; Memberships   ==
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==Professional Associations &amp; Memberships==
*Geneabloggers  
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*LinkedIn genealogy related groups  
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*Geneabloggers
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*LinkedIn genealogy related groups
 
*Registered at FamilySearch<br><br>
 
*Registered at FamilySearch<br><br>
  

Revision as of 10:25, 24 September 2019

Professional Experience
Don Challis.png
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45 years experience as Genealogist


  • Worked with Ancestry.com as an ExpertConnect Professional Researcher completing over 70 projects.
  • Extensive research of United States records of all types at Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
  • Member GeneaBloggers

Volunteer Experience[edit | edit source]

  • President, Challis Family Organization
  • Editor and compiler, The Robert Austin of Rhode Island Dbase for the AFAOA. I have the largest privately held Austin surname database.
  • Serving as Family History Consultant in Highland 5th Ward
  • Contributor to FamilySearch Wiki

Localities Covered[edit | edit source]

  • Paternal Ancestry Primarily in Essex and Northamptonshire England with extensive experience working in those areas.


Special Skills[edit | edit source]

Archives & Libraries Frequented[edit | edit source]

  • Family History Library. We live very near the LDS Family History Library and so have easy access to all their holdings.
  • Multiple online research sites

Services & Rates[edit | edit source]

  • Document search at Library in SLC - $25/hr
  • Research on ancestor lines - $25/hr or $175/day for 8-10 hours
  • Searches longer than 1 day require 50% deposit
  • Some searches will be done at reduced or no charge

Contact Information[edit | edit source]

E-mail  don_challis@yahoo.com

phone 801-367-5301

Professional Associations & Memberships[edit | edit source]

  • Geneabloggers
  • LinkedIn genealogy related groups
  • Registered at FamilySearch