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Camille Andrus, AG®

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Education and Credentials

  • Accredited Genealogist® credential through ICAPGen for research in the following testing areas: Germany, Germany East, Germany South
  • BA, Brigham Young University: Family History–Genealogy, minor in German
  • Russian 101-202, University of Utah

Employment and Service

Memberships

Languages

  • Genealogical reading ability in the following languages: Armenian, German, Latin, Polish, Russian

Presenter at the following Conferences and Seminars

Upcoming Presentations:

Past Presentations:

  • RootsTech Connect: February 2021
  • National Genealogical Society Virtual Family History Conference: 15 July 2020
  • Spring into Family History: Green Bay, WI, March 2020
  • Family History Library European Conference (FHL & webinar): Salt Lake City, Utah, 21-25 October 2019
  • Foundation for East European Family History Studies Conference: Salt Lake City, UT, August 2019
  • Foundation for East European Family History Studies Conference: Salt Lake City, UT, August 2018
  • American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, Intermountain Chapter: Sandy, UT, April 2018
  • Green Bay Stake Family History Center: Green Bay, WI, December 2017
  • Ogden Family History Center 2017 Conference: Ogden, Utah, 9 September, 2017
  • Southern California Genealogical Society Jamboree: Burbank, CA, 10 June 2017
  • Utah Genealogical Association South Davis Family History Fair: Woods Cross, UT, April 2017
  • Sacramento German Genealogical Society: Sacramento, CA, May 2013

Classes and Lectures

  • An Overview of Metrical books and Tax lists for Armenia
  • Accessing Records for Armenia using the FamilySearch Catalog
  • Methodology: An Introduction
  • A City by Any Other Name: Armenia and Jurisdictional Changes*
  • Home, Home in the Caucasus*
  • Introduction to Armenian Paleography
  • Genealogical records for Armenians in the Caucasus*
  • Introduction to Polish Paleography
  • FamilySearch Genealogy Research Communities
  • Genetic Genealogy: An Introduction*
  • Deciphering Handwriting in German Documents*
  • Languages in German Genealogical Documents*
  • Locating German Home Towns, Recording German Place Names, and How to Use Reverse Alphabetical Indexes*
  • An Introduction to accessing Austrian and German church records on Matricula online

FamilySearch class handouts and "how to" guides

FamilySearch Learning Center classes

FamilySearch wiki pages

FamilySearch Communities (Research Groups)

Publications

Compiler

  • German Immigrants in American Church Records Volume 17: Michigan Detroit Part 2. Ed. Roger P. Minert. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2015.
  • German Immigrants in American Church Records Volume 16: Michigan Detroit Part 1. Ed. Roger P. Minert. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2014.
  • German Immigrants in American Church Records Volume 14: Illinois St. Clair County Protestant. Ed. Roger P. Minert. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2013.
  • German Immigrants in American Church Records Volume 13: Illinois South Protestant. Ed. Roger P. Minert. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2013.
  • German Immigrants in American Church Records Volume 12: Illinois Central Protestant. Ed. Roger P. Minert. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2012.
  • German Immigrants in American Church Records Volume 11: Illinois Cook County Protestant. Ed. Roger P. Minert. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2012.
  • German Immigrants in American Church Records Volume 10: Illinois North Protestant. Ed. Roger P. Minert. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2011.

Archives Experience

  • Plzeň Regional Archives (Pilsen, Czechia)
  • Kriegsarchiv (Vienna, Austria)
  • Wiener Stadt- und Landesarchiv (Vienna, Austria)
  • Diocesan Archives Graz-Seckau (Graz, Austria)
  • UW-Green Bay Archives and Area Research Center (Green Bay, Wisconsin)
  • UW-Milwaukee Archives and Area Research Center (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)