P.O. Box 414640
You can see Kathleen's work on TLC and NBC: Who Do You Think You Are? with Tim McGraw (appears on episode), Reba McEntire, Ashley Judd, and Chris O'Donnell; on PBS: Finding Your Roots; CCTV Biz Asia; and, in AARP and Jet Magazine. She's a celebrated Keynote Speaker: Ask about the You Are A Pioneer series as presented at Stephens College, Columbia, MO, Feb 2014, and is referenced in Genealogy Online for Dummies, 7th Edition, 2014. Engaged in forensic genealogy, she is a licensed Private Investigator (MO). She recently compiled and authored Colored Marriages of Saline County, MO., released April 2014.
As a multilingual speaker, I translate Spanish, French, and Italian records. I also have experience researching German and Swedish records.
You may wish to visit these sites for more information:
Forensic Genealogy and Investigative Services
Speaker Series for Genealogists
Kansas Ancestor Fair, Oct 2014
Iowa Genealogical Society, Oct 2014
GenealogyKC, March 2014
GenieTech, Midwest Genealogy Center, March 2014
Stephens College, MLK Day Keynote Speaker Feb 2014
GenealogyKC, Roots Tech Affiliate, March 2014
Stephens College, You Are A Pioneer, Feb 2014
Midwest Genealogy Center, Jan, 2014
Ancestry Day, Midwest Genealogy Center, March 2013
National Archives - KC Symposium , Oct 2012
International Black Genealogy Summit (IBGS) Oct 2012
Visit the Speaker and Media Release Tab for complete list of offerings
Additional society presentations available upon request.
TLC, Who Do You Think You Are?: Genealogy Researcher, Season 5, 2014 (TBA)
NBC, Who Do You Think You Are?: Genealogy Researcher, Chris O'Donnell episode, Season 4, 2013
History Channel, How the States Got Their Shape, Civil War Episode, 2013
NBC, Who Do You Think You Are?: Genealogy Researcher, Reba McEntire episode, Season 3, 2012
NBC, Who Do You Think You Are?: Guest Genealogist, Tim McGraw and researcher Ashley Judd episodes; aired 2011.
CCTV Biz Asia, Genetics and Genealogy, Jan 2014
KCUR - Kansas City Public Radio, Aug 2013
History Channel, How the States Got Their Shape, Oct 2012
National Public Radio (NPR), Springfield, IL Sept 2011
NBC, Who Do You Think You Are, Feb. 11, 2011
KCPT Radio, Dec. 10, 2010
Kansas City Star, Nov. 23, 2010
Clay County Archives and Historical Library, MO.
Heartland APG Chapter, Missouri
Jackson County Historical Society, Independence, Mo.
Johnson County [KS] Genealogical Society (JCGS)
Midwest Genealogy Center, Independence, Mo. (Volunteer 2009 -present)
Missouri State Genealogical Association (MOSGA)
National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Researcher/Volunteer 2014
National Genealogical Society (NGS)
Society of Military History
Iowa Genealogical Society
Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG), Jan 2015
Mastering Genealogical Proof, Completed, Jan 2014
NGS Quarterly Study Group, Ongoing 2012-2013
Techniques with a Twist, Mid-Continent Genealogy Center, Independence, MO, 2011
Researching Your 1812 Impressed Seaman, Genealogy Archives Online Mag.; Expert Series, Jul 10, 2012
Researching War of 1812 Veterans Genealogy Archives Online Magazine; Expert Series, Jun 12, 2012
Genealogy Research vs. Privacy Restrictions Genealogy Archives Online Mag; Expert Series, Jan 31, 2012
Your Ancestor's Military Records Were Destroyed? What to Do? Genealogy Archives Online Magazine; Expert Series, Aug 4, 2011
Coat of Arms & Family Research, Genealogy Archives Online Magazine; Expert Series, Jul 1, 2011
"Researching Your Civil War Ancestry"; AARP, Apr 11, 2011
Missouri Consortium for Global Education, Title III Grant Participant, 2003-2004
Ancestors of [...] Stewart; To include the Stewart family of Jamaica, and Pettyman family of Maryland. a3Genealogy, April 2011, Kansas City, Mo., 20 pgs.
(Masters Degree in Romance Linguistics)
Universidad de Valencia, Spain, 1978 (History, Language)