Kim TuckerExperience

Kimberly Tucker has several years of experience in genealogy research. She is a faculty member at the National Institute for Genealogical Studies, which works in affiliation with the Continuing Education Division of the University of St. Michael’s College at the University of Toronto. Kim taught a four-week beginning genealogy class at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of South Florida in Tampa. She also wrote a series of columns for the Association of Personal Historians about how to incorporate genealogical research in personal histories.


  • Genealogy and family history research
  • Forensic research
  • DNA consulting and management
  • Family history books
  • Family tree charts (customized large or small for your wall or your family reunion).
  • Family tree websites
  • Personal histories (memoirs, legacy videos and legacy audio interviews)

Research Specialties

Although Kim’s research experience spans the range of time periods back to the 17th century, in various geographic regions and subject matters, her current areas of focus are:

United States: Florida (particularly the Tampa area), Iowa, Minnesota, Indiana, Michigan, Pennsylvania, New York, New England, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, and the Carolinas.

Countries: Canada, Scotland, and England.

Subjects: French-Canadian, Military, Law, Women, Education, and DNA.

Kim has access to paid subscriptions to various online databases including newspaper archive websites and Ancestry.com (World).


Association of Professional Genealogists, the National Genealogical Society, the Association of Personal Historians, the New England Historic Genealogical Society, and The New York Genealogical & Biographical Society, among others.




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