Toll free: 1-888-296-3447617-536-5740Fax: 617-536-7307
AJHS New England Archivesreference@ajhsboston.org617-226-1245
Education and Programseducation@nehgs.org617-226-1226
Online Store & Book Sales firstname.lastname@example.org
Laura earned a B.A. in History from Boston University, where she focused her studies on 20th century American cultural and military history.
Originally from Stockton, New Jersey, Laura completed internships with Historic Newton and Antiques Roadshow before joining the NEHGS staff.
Jason received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Connecticut, his Master of Science from Simmons College’s Graduate School of Library and Information Science, focusing in archival management. He also received a certificate in Genealogical Research from Boston University. Jason joined the NEHGS staff working with the R. Stanton Avery Special Collections before moving into Research Services. Jason enjoys writing narrative reports, searching for every piece of information relating to an ancestor that helps reveal what their life was like.
Area of Expertise: Researching in New England (particularly Connecticut and Massachusetts) and Italy; probate records; land records; and locating and using manuscript collections.
Jerry received a B.A. in English Literature from the University of Pittsburgh. He has been doing genealogical research for more than forty years. Jerry's primary area of interest is French Canadian research.
Katrina, a native of Dedham, Massachusetts, earned a B.A. in History and Art History from St. Anselm College. Previously, she interned at the New Hampshire Historical Society, constructing biographies of New Hampshire quilt makers as well as transcribing a mid-nineteenth century New Hampshire diary and creating an educational program based on its contents. Katrina's research interests include New England and South East regions, as well as the American Revolution.
Lindsay Fulton holds a B.A. from Merrimack College and is completing her M.A. from the University of Massachusetts. While at the University of Massachusetts-Boston, Lindsay spent a year assisting the Director of Education and Outreach at the National Archives and Records Administration in Waltham, Massachusetts. At NARA she designed and implemented an original curriculum program exploring the Chinese Exclusion Era for elementary school students.
Area of Expertise: New England and New York research, with a focus on lineage society applications. Some of which include: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, General Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, General Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, General Society of Colonial Wars, Descendants of Sheriffs & Constables of Colonial & Antebellum America, Society of the Cincinnati, Order of the Descendants of the Justiciars, The National Society of the Magna Carta Dames and Barons, and the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America.
Kyle holds a B.A. in both History and Anthropology from the University of Wisconsin in Madison. Upon moving to Boston, she earned her Master’s certificate in Museum Studies at Tufts University. For the culmination of this program, she completed a semester-long internship at the National Archives in Waltham, MA where she was curator of the exhibit World War I on the Homefront. This year, Kyle has been a weekly contributor to Henry Louis Gates, Jr.’s The Root for which she has answered inquiries about DNA and African-American research.
Areas of Expertise: Researching in the mid-Atlantic (particularly New York) and Midwest states, Rhode Island, England, Scotland, Ireland, Norway, Germany, Italy, and Latin America; Westward migration; Immigration to America; DNA; and the late seventeenth through early twentieth centuries. Kyle also enjoys organizing data in genealogy software like Roots Magic and Reuion and creating family narratives and charts.
Kate received her B.A. from Wellesley College. Her work experience has been as a researcher at local history archive at Natick’s Morse Institute Library. Her interests include Boston research, women’s history, and westward migration.