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Christine Rose

Portrait of Christine Rose A.A. (Foreign Language with Honors)

Coordinator: Course 5
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Christine Rose is a full-time professional genealogist with many years experience. She lectures nationally at various institutes, conferences, and seminars. Rose received the prestigious Donald Lines Jacobus Award in 1987 for two Rose genealogies and was elected a Fellow of the American Society of Genealogists in 1988. She was also the recipient of the 2010 Association of Professional Genealogist's Professional Achievement Award.

In addition, she has compiled several other books including Courthouse Research for Family Historians: Your Guide to Genealogical Treasures, Nicknames: Past and Present, Family Associations: Organization and Management, Genealogical Proof Standard, Military Pension Acts 1776-1858, Declaration of Intention of Santa Clara Co., Calif. 1850-1870 and Military Bounty Land 1776-1855. She co-authored The Complete Idiot's Guide to Genealogy by Simon & Schuster (Macmillan) in 1997. She has also authored articles published in national journals.

She is a past vice-president of the APG and a columnist for the FGS Forum. Her specialty is on-site courthouse and archival research for clients, which she conducts during the six months she travels annually throughout the United States. She also specializes in Military Records, and Federal Land Records.

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