This unique experience is currently available online through Zoom or over the phone. Observe and learn research methodologies from the experts at American Ancestors.
Please note that live chat will be unavailable Tuesdays in February and March from 2:30-3:30 p.m. (ET) for professional development training.
Service Available Monday through Saturday, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. ET
Our expert staff is available six days a week through Ask a Genealogist online chat! Do you have questions about getting started in genealogy or where to locate a particular record? Stumped on border changes in a particular town or how to access an online database? We are here to help!
When an expert is available, you may click on the chat icon in the lower right-hand corner of this web page, enter your question in the chat box and one of our experts will connect with you soon.
We Can Help
- Explain how to use a particular website or resource
- Answer brief local history questions
- Define an unfamiliar term or phrase in a record
- Make recommendations for where to find records