What Service Do You Need?


I have a specific question to ask an expert

If you are conducting your own research and need guidance on a specific point, we can help. Our experts cover hundreds of family history topics and can quickly steer you in the right direction.

Service: CONSULTATION

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I want an expert to conduct research for me

We match your research project with an expert who will then create a research plan, conduct the research, and deliver a final report with documented proofs for you to share with family and friends.

Service: RESEARCH BY THE HOUR

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How a Consultation Works

To get the most out of your consultation, think about the question you want to ask and define it as narrowly as you can. You may want to review your notes and determine which question will result in advancing your research.

Fill out the consultation form in as much detail as possible. Our expert will use the information you provide to prepare for a conversation with you. The more specific you are, the more tailored the consultation will be.

Schedule and enjoy your consultation!

Step One: Define Your Question

Step Two: Fill Out The Form

Step Three: Schedule Your Consultation

How Research by the Hour Works

Decide the scope and focus of your genealogical project, then send us any information and questions so we can provide you with the best possible time and price estimate.

We will match your case to a researcher with expertise on that topic. S/he will create a detailed research plan, which you will be able to review. Once you approve, the researcher will begin working on your case.

Your research report can be delivered as a pdf, on a flash drive, or as a printed document. Choose a format and enjoy reading about your family history!

Step One: Define Your Project Scope

Step Two: Review Your Research Plan

Step Three: Choose Your Format

How the Expert Research & Review Package Works

NEHGS membership offers access our full range of products and services, from simple inquiries to detail-rich, fully customized family trees and assistance with lineage society applications.

Decide the scope and focus of your genealogical project, then send us any information/questions so we can provide you with the best possible time and price estimate.

We will match your case to a researcher whose expertise best fits the time period, geographic location, or other details of your project.

Step One: Consider Membership

Step Two: Define Your Project

Step Three: Meet Your Expert