Joyce Wicks

Freelance Travel Planner & Researcher


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My passion in life is discovery of unknown ancestors and fleshing out the information on those known. We often only know a little about our Grandparents, Great Grandparents and etc. I use the U.S. Census, marriage records, property records, death certificates, military records and many other sources to find out what my client wants to know. In addition, I often find data my clients did not know about. It is VERY EXCITING to discover new things about our ancestors.

I started family tree (genealogy) research in the 1980's and still do it today. During the time since I started, I was called on many times to do professional research and was certified by the Board for Certification of genealogists for five years. Lately, I have been semi retired, but still pour over the computer to discover...
Urbana, Illinois, United States