Genealogical Services

Genealogical Resume

Christopher Scott White
22 Tamara Court, East Greenbush, New York 12061

To provide genealogical research, analysis, and documentation for clients utilizing professional genealogical standards that culminates in a final written report and to further my education in genealogy and to become a certified genealogist.

University at Albany, BA 2001, History, cum laude
University at Albany, MA 2005, History, MA thesis: From Acceptance to Renunciation: Das Ende von Albanys Deutschtum
National Institute for Genealogical Studies, select courses

New England Regional Genealogical Consortium, April 2017
Palatines to America 2018 National Conference, June 2018
New York State Family History Conference, September 2018 (upcoming)

Researching personal family genealogy since 1980 utilizing census, cemetery, church, court house, immigration, military, newspaper, occupational, and vital records.

Geographic/Research Specialty:
Albany County, New York
Ethnic groups
Netherlands, online

Select Research Facilities:
Albany County Court House
Albany Hall of Records
Albany Institute of History & Art
Loudonville Family History Center
New York State Archives
New York State Library
Pruyn History Room

Extensive knowledge in genealogical records in Albany County
Languages- English, Limited- Dutch, German, and Latin
Dedicated, disciplined, organized, and self-motivated
Excellent communication skills
Proficient in creating and managing genealogical databases

Ten Broeck Mansion, October 2009
New Salem Historical Association, February 2017
Capital District Irish American Association, April 2017
Historical Society of Esquatak, September 2017
New York Chapter of Palatines to America, October 2017 
Palatines to America National Conference, June 2018 
Guilderland Historical Society, October 2018 (upcoming)

Genealogical Affiliations:

Cemetery/Gravestone Conservation Volunteer Work:
Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands
Evangelical Protestant Cemetery, Albany
      - indexing, photographing, restoration, and transcription 
New Mount Ida Cemetery, Troy
Our Lady Help of Christians Cemetery, Glenmont

Social Media Project Manager:

Miscellaneous Offerings:
Cemetery photos taken
Gravestone cleaning, minor
Lectures upon request