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Richard G. Sayre

Portrait of Richard G. Sayre CG

Lecturer: Courses 1, 5

Rick Sayre, CG, CGL is a long-time researcher and instructor in genealogical topics. He coordinates the Using Maps in Genealogy course at the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research at Samford University. He also instructs in the Advanced Methodology course, the Techniques and Technology course, the Advanced Military courses, and a variety of other IGHR courses.

Rick and his wife Pam coordinate the advanced land course and Researching in Washington, DC, Without Leaving Home offered by the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy in Salt Lake City. He also lectures at national conferences such as those held by the National Genealogical Society (NGS) and the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS). His areas of expertise includes records of the National Archives, the Bureau of Land Management, and the Daughters of the American Revolution. Rick's areas of concentration include military records, land records, using maps in genealogy, urban research, and government documents. Rick is experienced in the localities of western Pennsylvania and Ohio.

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