February is “Black History Month,” but when it comes to discovering their family history, some African Americans run into a roadblock because of slavery in the United States. NewsChannel 13's Elaine Houston has been wondering about her ancestors who were slaves and the impact they made on her family. Houston says she has lived a great life, traveled the world, wrote a book, produced documentaries, but she has never known who she really is -- that is, until now.
Tara is proficient in English, Dutch, Flemish Dutch, French, German, Latin, Italian, and Spanish. She has over eight years of professional experience spanning the regions of North America, South America, Europe, and Western Asia ranging from the 18th to 20th centuries.
Traditional Family History Research
Collecting Evidence for Dual Citizenship Applications
Collecting Evidence for Historical Society Applications
Probate Research for Estate Attorneys
Historical Research for Authors
M.A. in Public History | B.A. in Anthropology | SUNY at Albany
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Personal one-on-one attention throughout the research process with flexible phone appointments and correspondence with Tara that are always included free of charge.
Many aspects of Tara’s work are included free of charge including detailed document analysis, an online document appendix hosted by Evernote, as well as written and verbal research reports.
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