Professional Genealogists who specialize in New York Research

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Below is a list of professional researchers who offer fee-based family history services to help patrons find ancestors in this State.

Researcher or Business Credentials, Professional Associations Hours Worked for Clients Genealogical Experience Hourly Rate Range Notes & Links (limit 140 characters)
Banai Lynn Feldstein

dba Feldstein Genealogy Services

Self-taught genealogist, BS in Computer Science, regular presenter at IAJGS Conferences since 2008 Thousands Researching since 1983, professionally since 2003, consultant for other companies and genealogists Visit my web site for current rates Specializing in Jewish and Eastern European research, based in Salt Lake City, Utah

*Legacy Tree Genealogists

Accredited, University Degrees in Genealogy and Family History, Awards and Certifications.
Thousands every year since 2004.
Cumulative decades of genealogy research experience; world's highest-rated genealogy research company.
Free Consultation! Rate varies by project.
Located near the famous Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah. Onsite researchers in New York also available. Call 800.818.1476 or email queries to
Meryl Schumacker

We Go Way Back LLC

Certificate in Genealogical Research, Boston University

Advanced Genetic Genealogy, GRIP

Advanced Methodology & Evidence Analysis, IGHR

Thousands Award-winning professional genealogist in New York City. Expert in New York City and Westchester County families from the 17th-20th centuries. Additional expertise in narrative family histories and genetic genealogy (DNA). Offering research projects, record lookups, and one-on-one assistance. Rates Located in Manhattan in New York City, close to major repositories such as the New York City Municipal Archives, the New York Public Library, and the National Archives at New York City.

Facebook: @waybackgen

Twitter: @waybackgen



Tara A. Fantauzzi

M.A. in History from SUNY Albany, 2011; B.A. in Anthropology SUNY Albany; APG; D.A.R. Nat'l #913308 Schenectada Chapter; member of Phi Alpha Theta history honors society; member of Lambda Alpha anthropology honors society Thousands  Learn more about my academic and professional background at my website Free Initial Consultation [1 hr. long] Located close by the capital of New York State --Albany, New York, U.S.A. also located very close by the Loudonville Family History Center
*DigiDeena Family Heritage Solutions Certified Genealogists®, Accredited Genealogists®, and other experienced professionals Thousands Over 100 years of genealogy experience among our staff. Visit our website, call or email us for a project estimate. Based in Denver, Colorado but we employ genealogists near the Family History Library as well as other locations in the United States. Call (720)445-5380. Email:
* Above The Branches Genealogy  

APG, New York Genealogy Society, Indiana Genealogy Society, Pennsylvania Genealogy Society, Berrien County Genealogy Society 

12 Years
 Brickwall Genealogy, US Research
Native American Research
African American Research
Jewish Research
Canadian Research
UK Research
European and Scandinavian Research
South American Research
Australian Research
Record Services
Looking for an elusive birth, death or marriage record
 $25 to $50(Please contact)
*Beth Anderson
Master's degree in Library and Information Science. Member of the American Library Association; the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society ; and The Fairfax County Virginia Genealogy Society.

One special area of expertise is Staten Island (Richmond County) New York, plus surrounding areas of New Jersey and other boroughs of the City of New York.

I work at major national libraries and research facilities in Washington D.C., including the Library of Congress, The National Archives, The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Library, The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Library, the District of Columbia Library Special Collections, the Fairfax County Virginia Library, and more. These are accessible year-round. In addition, I work at libraries and research facilities on Staten Island,the greater New York City area, Northern New Jersey, and upstate New York, periodically.

$15 per hour and up

Please visit my website at


Accredited genealogists and also board certified genealogists available.
30 researchers each with decades of experience in genealogy.
Pedigree research, adoption research, DNA consulting, lineage society applications, video biographies and legacy books. Dual citizenship experts.
$65-$75 dependin on case. Free consultation and case assessment.
Conveniently headquartered in NJ with researchers in NJ, NY, and PA to cover the tri-state.

ICAPGen, APG, BCG, FamilySearch Certifications
World's largest family history research firm with hundreds of years of experience
Free quote and consultation
New York genealogists available for research on location.
*Danny Hall Genealogy "Who Do You Think You Are?" Official Credits-Blair Underwood and Courteney Cox Episodes


Actual Experience In Archives And Repositories All Over The World

25 Years, 60K Hours+
Based In Salt Lake City.

N + S Americas, UK/Ireland And Western European/Nordic Research

SLC Group Tours And 1-On-1 Research Anywhere.

Call (888) 444-3211 Or Email

Rich Venezia

Rich Roots Genealogy

Certificate in Genealogical Research, Boston University Thousands Rich Roots Genealogy provides genealogical services to help you find your rich roots. Specializing in research and immigrant ancestry in the New Jersey/NYC area, Rich brings over a decade of experience to your family search. How rich are your roots? Rates vary depending on project. Based in Pittsburgh, PA.

Specializes in 20th-century immigrant ancestry.

Researches on-site in Pittsburgh, NJ/NYC, Ireland, Italy, Salt Lake City, and Washington, DC. or 412.339.0602

* Unearthed Lives: Family History Research APG, Ph.D., Archival Research

15 years Genealogical Research, 30 years Archival Research
Free Consultation, Flat Fee for Research Varies

Specializing in Southeastern U.S., Military, and Colonial Records. Contact form and email provided on website @ Unearthed Lives: Family History Research
Clark Kidder

Records of the New York Juvenile Asylum

Member of the Association of Professional Genealogists. Emmy-award winning writer and producer. Thousands 37 years of Genealogical Research. Author of numerous books, magazine articles (for Family Tree Magazine and the Wisconsin Magazine of History), and Emmy-winning writer and producer of the documentary film West by Orphan Train. See rates on website (URL on right). Specializing in searching the records of the New York Juvenile Asylum. Rates, contact form, email, and phone number provided on website: https//