Meet Author Susan Provost Beller

Susan Provost Beller is the author of numerous history books designed for youngsters, including one new publication and another updated one in 2020. Roots for Kids: A Genealogy Guide for Young People. Third Edition Roots for Kids: Finding Your Family Stories As part of our RootsTech Connect exhibit back in February, we asked Susan[…]Read more

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The Genealogy of Stories

Covid-19 has upended things in the U.S. and around the world. Most of these changes are outside the realm of genealogy; however, one dramatic change is not: Families are spending far more time together in their homes. While this development can pose challenges, especially when both parents must work from home, it also provides an[…]Read more

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Roots for Kids. 3rd Edition Introduces Youngsters to Genealogy Databases

In the thirteen years since published the 2nd edition of Susan Provost Beller’s  classic book, Roots for Kids. A Genealogy Guide for Young People, the genealogical landscape has changed considerably. While the author emphasizes that kids should still begin their research by “exploring our own families, gathering documents and stories from them, she emphasizes[…]Read more

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