Jamie Mayhew, PLCGS

Jamie Lee McManus Mayhew, a researcher for over twenty years, specializes in Southern California research although her personal experience covers the Midwest, New England, and the Southern States. Jamie holds a PLCGS (Professional Learning Certificate in Genealogical Studies) in American Research from the National Institute for Genealogical Studies. She is the moderator for the California pages on the FamilySearch Research Wiki and is a member of the FamilySearch Wiki Community Council. She is president of the California Genealogical Alliance and past president of the North Orange County Genealogical Society where she presently serves as Education Chairman. She is a member of APG, SCAPG, SCGA, CSGS, OCCGS, and a number of other societies.

July 6, 2013
OCCGS General Meeting

Getting the Most Out of the FamilySearch Wiki

How do you start research in a new area? Where do you find the instructions the enumerators used for the census? What should you do if you are a beginner? I'm not a beginner, I want to learn about land records. Where do you go? The FamilySearch Research Wiki is an underused jewel for genealogy research. Learn how to get the most out of the FamilySearch Wiki.

Getting Even More Out of the Family Search Wiki: Joining the Wiki Community

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