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Bryna O’Sullivan
Charter Oak Genealogy
Phone: 860-316-8200. 

Professional genealogist with significant New England research and lineage society experience. Holds a Certificate in Genealogical Research from Boston University’s Center for Professional Education and a PLCGS from the National Institute of Genealogical Studies. Regularly lectures on lineage society related topics.


Mark A Wentling, MLS
Ancestor Introductions Professional Genealogy
Boston-based, professional genealogist and Mayflower descendant. More than 20 years of experience researching American families, specializing in New England and New York, as well as lineage applications, missing heirs, DNA, lighthouse keepers, and proof of kinship. Holds a Certificate in Genealogical Research from Boston University and a Master of Library Science with Archives specialty from the University of Maryland at College Park. Clients have included individuals, law firms, and major research institutions such as the New England Historic Genealogical Society.


Diane Rapaport, JD
Phone: 781-698-7884 (Toll-free 866-784-5573)

Professional genealogist, specializing in New England ancestry, lineage society applications, and forensic genealogy. Award-winning author (New England Court Records: A Research Guide for Genealogists and Historians; The Naked Quaker: True Crimes and Controversies from the Courts of Colonial New England; articles for New England Historic Genealogical Society journals and Mayflower Descendant).


Bruce Cameron Williams

Phone: 508-364-2405

A Cape Cod resident with more than 25 years experience specializing in American and Scottish genealogical research, including documenting lineage applications for many societies. A frequent lecturer on genealogical topics and many years a member of the New England Historic and Genealogical Society.


David T. Robertson

Massachusetts Roots Revealed

49A Arsenal Road, Framingham, Massachusetts 01702


Phone: 508-620-8947

I have over 40 years experience and have done hundreds of Mayflower cases. I was Historian for the Robert Bartlett Society for ten years. Let me use that experience on your case. I look forward to serving you.


Polly FitzGerald Kimmitt, Certified Genealogist®
Kimmitt Genealogical Research

1 Kemble Drive, Shrewsbury, MA 01545-1690

Phone: 508-842-8850

Professional genealogist, Board-certified since 2009, specializing in Massachusetts, especially lineage society applications and forensic genealogy (heir searches, military repatriation, dual citizenship). Currently on Board of Assistants of Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants. Past director of Federation of Genealogical Societies. Past president of New England Association of Professional Genealogists and Massachusetts Genealogical Council.