I generally follow these procedures:
Initially I analyze your family history
situation for about one hour of research. If the microfilms are available and I am given
an assignment of at least ten hours of research this first hour will be free of charge.
I prefer to work at five to ten hour
increments and then report, but I am sensitive to my clients' needs.
In my reports, I include copies of the
records I find, which I just label. Translating them takes more time and is handled
separately. I try to give my clients a feel for the records and the people I search,
including occupations and any other pertinent information found. My reports average two or
three pages presented, with copies of findings, in an attractive folder. I always include
a laser print pedigree chart and family group records with my report.
I can also provide a GEDCOM file
upon request. I also can send GEDCOM files by electronic mail, and will
do so if requested. As for computer programs, I am currently using
Legacy Family Tree 3.0. I am also familiar with and use on occasion
PAF 3.0 and 4.0, Family Origins 8.0, Family Tree Maker 7.5, The Master
Genealogist and Generations Millennium. I can provide your family tree
information in any of these programs upon request.
Due to the highly personal nature of each family and the particular
research that each family tree involves, turn around time must be determined
on an individual basis.
Would you like some help finding your Italian Family Tree?
Go to my "Contact"
FAX (801) 523-9531.