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=== Barbara H. Baker, AG  ===
  
<br>Established Church—Old Parochial Registers
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Barbara has worked at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/FHL/frameset_library.asp Family History Library] for thirty years, mostly as a British Research Consultant. In that position she has taught many library patron classes on British research topics, including some now available online at [http://www.familysearch.org www.familysearch.org] in the [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html Learning Center]. Barbara was the Patron Services Manager for the British research area of the library, 2010-2013, but as of September 2013 has joined the library's Hosting and Research Services team.
  
<br>Years Covered FHL Film Number<br>Births: 1752–1854 0991253<br>Marriages: 1754–1854 0991253<br>Deaths: 1754–1809 0991253
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==== Education  ====
  
Condition of Original Registers—<br>Index: For an index to these records, see the Scottish Church Records Index on computer at the Family History Library under “Databases on the Network.”<br>Births: There are only three regular entries prior to July 1754. Four irregular entries for 1744–1749 are recorded after June 1757. There are only three entries for March 1763–February 1765. The record is irregular and defective for 1794–1801. <br>Marriages: There are no entries for December 1756–July 1759. There are only three entries, 1765–1766, November 1762–July 1771.<br>Deaths: The record is of Mortcloth Dues, etc. <br>Source: Key to the Parochial Registers of Scotland, by V. Ben Bloxham, pub. 1970. British Book 941 K23b.
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Bachelor of Arts in Family and Community History, Brigham Young University, 1996 -- emphasis in British research. Associate Degree in the same subject previously obtained in 1973.<br>  
  
<br>Established Church—Kirk Session Records
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==== Credentials  ====
  
<br>Aboyne and Glentanar
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Barbara&nbsp;is accredited by [http://www.icapgen.org/ ICAPGen] in English research&nbsp;(1988-present) and&nbsp;in Scottish research&nbsp;(2010-present) as an AG professional.
  
Minutes and Accounts 1754–1929<br>Note: Available at the National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh, record CH2/1367.<br><br>Nonconformist Church Records
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==== Contributions  ====
  
<br>Aboyne Free Church
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For many years Barbara was the chief contributer to a Family History Library resource known as the "Scottish Church Records Union List," which is a guide to church records of Scotland existing prior to 1855 when government or civil registration began. With the help of volunteers, Barbara has made the union list&nbsp;now available in the [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Main_Page FamilySearch Wiki]. For more information about this resource, go to the Wiki article on the [[Scotland Church Records Union Lists|Scotland Church Records Union List]].
  
History— <br>This church was formed at the Disruption. From 1859, the congregation met in a new church building in the village of Charleston. <br>Membership: 1848, 113; 1900, 128.<br>Source: Annals of the Free Church of Scotland, 1843–1900, ed. Rev. William Ewing, D.D., 2 vols. pub. 1914. Film #918572. More details are given in the source.
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In addition, Barbara is a regular contributor of English and Scottish content to the Wiki and served as team lead for the addition of English probate information to the Wiki.  
  
Records— <br>The extent of records is unknown.<br><br>
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==== Experience  ====
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In addition to her work at the Family History Library, Barbara has lectured in British research and other subjects at numerous family history conferences over the years including:
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*Genealogy and Family History Conferences, Brigham Young University
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*Family History Expos
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*The British Institute of the International Society for British Genealogy and Family History
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*The Salt Lake Institute of the Utah Genealogical Association
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*The U.S. National Genealogical Society's annual conference
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*The XXVII International Congress of Genealogical and Heraldic Sciences, St. Andrews, Scotland, August 2006
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*Online instructor for Pharos Teaching and Tutoring, Ltd.
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==== Recent Presentations  ====
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*Presentations on advanced English research at the Utah Genealogical Association's Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, January 2013
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*English Research Workshop for the St. Charles County, Missouri Genealogical Society, October 2012<br>  
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*Presentations on Scottish research at the 13th Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry, Adelaide, Australia, March&nbsp;2012.
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*Presentation on FamilySearch.org to the staff of the Genealogy Centre at the State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, March 2012.
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*Presentation on Scottish church records at the Genealogical Society of Victoria, Melbourne, March 2012.
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*Scottish Research Seminar for the W.I.S.E. Family History Society, Denver, October 2011<br>
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Would someone please take a look at the Warwickshire (England) page and see why it is kicking the search and tools panel to the bottom? Thanks. --BakerBH 16:00, 14 February 2013 (UTC) {{PAGENAME}} <br>

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Barbara H. Baker, AG

Barbara has worked at the Family History Library for thirty years, mostly as a British Research Consultant. In that position she has taught many library patron classes on British research topics, including some now available online at www.familysearch.org in the Learning Center. Barbara was the Patron Services Manager for the British research area of the library, 2010-2013, but as of September 2013 has joined the library's Hosting and Research Services team.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Family and Community History, Brigham Young University, 1996 -- emphasis in British research. Associate Degree in the same subject previously obtained in 1973.

Credentials

Barbara is accredited by ICAPGen in English research (1988-present) and in Scottish research (2010-present) as an AG professional.

Contributions

For many years Barbara was the chief contributer to a Family History Library resource known as the "Scottish Church Records Union List," which is a guide to church records of Scotland existing prior to 1855 when government or civil registration began. With the help of volunteers, Barbara has made the union list now available in the FamilySearch Wiki. For more information about this resource, go to the Wiki article on the Scotland Church Records Union List.

In addition, Barbara is a regular contributor of English and Scottish content to the Wiki and served as team lead for the addition of English probate information to the Wiki.

Experience

In addition to her work at the Family History Library, Barbara has lectured in British research and other subjects at numerous family history conferences over the years including:

  • Genealogy and Family History Conferences, Brigham Young University
  • Family History Expos
  • The British Institute of the International Society for British Genealogy and Family History
  • The Salt Lake Institute of the Utah Genealogical Association
  • The U.S. National Genealogical Society's annual conference
  • The XXVII International Congress of Genealogical and Heraldic Sciences, St. Andrews, Scotland, August 2006
  • Online instructor for Pharos Teaching and Tutoring, Ltd.

Recent Presentations

  • Presentations on advanced English research at the Utah Genealogical Association's Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, January 2013
  • English Research Workshop for the St. Charles County, Missouri Genealogical Society, October 2012
  • Presentations on Scottish research at the 13th Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry, Adelaide, Australia, March 2012.
  • Presentation on FamilySearch.org to the staff of the Genealogy Centre at the State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, March 2012.
  • Presentation on Scottish church records at the Genealogical Society of Victoria, Melbourne, March 2012.
  • Scottish Research Seminar for the W.I.S.E. Family History Society, Denver, October 2011

Page too wide

Would someone please take a look at the Warwickshire (England) page and see why it is kicking the search and tools panel to the bottom? Thanks. --BakerBH 16:00, 14 February 2013 (UTC) BakerBH