When we turn our hearts to our ancestors, something changes inside of us. We feel part of something greater than ourselves~Russell M. Nelson

Professional Services

Carolina Girl Genealogy, LLC


Carolina Girl Genealogy, LLC, provides clients with the research skills needed to be successful in climbing their family tree through our Genealogy 1-on-1 Research Services. Traditional Research also available.


(in person or via skype or google hangout)         
Individual and Group Instruction
One on One Class-$195-Six 90 Minute Private Lessons
Group Lessons (minimum 3 participants)-Six 90 Minute Lessons-$65 per person

90 minutes of one on one help
(in person or via Skype)
Research Evaluation
Research Plans
Brick Walls
Blogging and Social Media
Software and Online Resources
Methodology and More
Online Tree Creation

Society and Group Presentations-$75 
(plus travel expenses if out of Grand Strand area)
50 Minutes with 10 Minute Q&A

Cousin Bait~Reeling Em' In By Writing a Family History Blog
Genealogy 101~How to Begin Climbing Your Family Tree
Genealogy 102-Moving Up Your Family Tree
Newsworthy- Finding Your Ancestors in the Newspaper
A Beginners Guide to the Genealogical Proof Standard
Mistakes I Have Made: Confessions of a Repentant Genealogist
Discovering Slave Owners in the Family Tree 
Where there's Not a Will, There's Still a Way: Clues Found in Probate Records
Evidence: What's Your Type?
Back to School: Genealogy Education
How to Use the FamilySearch Catalog
FamilySearch Hints and Tips
Organize Your Genealogy

More Topics on Request

Record Pulls
Copy of requested records at local repositories.
$25 per record

Traditional Client Research
Hourly Rate: $35 per hour
(Minimum 5 Hours-$175)
10 Hours-$333 (5% discount)
20 Hours-$630 (10% discount)
30 Hours $765 (15% discount)
40 Hours $998 (20% discount)
A 50% retainer fee is required before work can begin

Traditional research services include:
Review of client's previous work 
Creation of research plan
Genealogical research and analysis 
Written report of findings 
Copies of all records and documents found
Recommendations for further research

As a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, Cheri adheres to the standards and practices of its code of ethics as well as t0 those of the Board of Certification for Professional Genealogists.

Looking for the Perfect Gift?
"Who's in My Family Tree" 
Surprise a loved one with a live family tree presentation 
Hourly Rates Apply

Gift Certificates
Available for all Carolina Girl Genealogy Services


In-person or online
Let me help you climb your family tree!

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