Published Articles

Marian Pierre-Louis has done extensive writing including:

 

Marian has also had articles published in the Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (APGQ), Medway and Millis Local Town News, and the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS) News.

Highlights from Marian’s Roots & Rambles

Full List of Published Articles

Marian Pierre-Louis regularly contributes articles for publication. Below is her list of articles published to date.

2022

5 Photos Genealogists Should be Taking Now,” Legacy Family Tree News, 13 May 2022.

The Sound of Our English Ancestors” Legacy Family Tree News, 13 May 2022.

2020

5 Ways to Find Out Your Grandparents’ Names,” Legacy Family Tree News, 23 February 2020.

2019

Trying out the new MyHeritage Theory of Family Relativity tool,” Legacy Family Tree News, 04 March 2019.

Where did the children go?,” Legacy Family Tree News, 11 March 2019.

Website available for descendants of WWII Kitchener Camp Refugees,” Legacy Family Tree News, 24 March 2019.

DNA Spotlight: The Shared cM Project,” Legacy Family Tree News, 09 April 2019.

How will you pass down your memories?,” Legacy Family Tree News, 22 July 2019.

Test Your Skills on an 18th Century Deed,” Legacy Family Tree News, 08 August 2019.

Test Your Skills on an 18th Century Deed – Challenge Answers,” Legacy Family Tree News, 17 August 2019.

Test Your Skills on an Early 18th Century Document,” Legacy Family Tree News, 13 September 2019.

Test Your Skills on an Early 18th Century Document – Challenge Answers,” Legacy Family Tree News, 20 September 2019.

How Do You Feel about Sharing Photos of Your Ancestors?,” Legacy Family Tree News, 11 October 2019.

2017

A Simple Tip to Bust Genealogy Brick Walls,” Legacy Family Tree News, 28 February 2017.

Your Migration Secret Weapon – the New York State Census,” Legacy Family Tree News, 24 March 2017.

2016

For Your Genealogy Toolbox: Social Searcher,” Legacy Family Tree News, 10 January 2016.

Where is my ancestor hiding in that big database?,” Legacy Family Tree News, 07 November 2016.

2015

“Business Mindset Matters: Prepare for a Successful 2015,” Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (APGQ) 30 No. 1 (March 2015): 39-42.

“No Website? Don’t Ignore the Need to Be Found Online,” Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (APGQ) 30 No. 2 (June 2015): 93-96.

My Four New Frontiers in 2015,” Legacy Family Tree News, 2 January 2015.

It Isn’t as Easy as it Looks!,” Legacy Family Tree News, 15 January 2015.

9 Tweetable Quotes from the “Getting Started in Scrapbooking” Webinar,” Legacy Family Tree News, 02 February 2015.

New England: Precarious Research at Best,” Legacy Family Tree News, 19 March 2015.

Let the “New” Guide You to the “Old”,” Legacy Family Tree News, 27 March 2015.

Putting a Face on Your Ancestors,” Legacy Family Tree News, 3 April 2015.

Protect an Overlooked Genealogy Treasure,” Legacy Family Tree News, 14 April 2015.

Navigate Local Town Hall Research,” Legacy Family Tree News, 24 April 2015.

New England Town Records Demystified,” Legacy Family Tree News, 01 May 2015.

Bring Down Those Brick Walls!,” Legacy Family Tree News, 11 May 2015.

Looking Past Land and Probate Records,” Legacy Family Tree News, 18 May 2015.

A New Twist on an Old Trick,” Legacy Family Tree News, 31 May 2015.

Sorry, I don’t get it!,” Legacy Family Tree News, 12 June 2015.

How to Get More Out of Legacy Webinar – with Little or No Time!,” Legacy Family Tree News, 17 June 2015.

Watch Legacy Webinars on the Go!,” Legacy Family Tree News, 03 July 2015.

4 Ways to Research in a Cemetery,” Legacy Family Tree News, 11 July 2015.

Ancestors please! How to ask for help online,” Legacy Family Tree News, 18 July 2015.

4 Places on Facebook to Find Genealogy Help,” Legacy Family Tree News, 26 July 2015.

What is Your Family Reunion Like?,” Legacy Family Tree News, 23 August 2015.

Largest Collection of online Ohio education webinars released,” Legacy Family Tree News, 01 October 2015.

Exploring My Ohio Roots?,” Legacy Family Tree News, 11 October 2015.

Who are you honoring today?,” Legacy Family Tree News, 11 November 2015.

Virtually Walking in Your Ancestor’s Footsteps,” Legacy Family Tree News, 22 November 2015.

2014

Five Tips for Visiting Cemeteries in the Fall,” Legacy Family Tree News, 27 October 2014.

Ten Tips to Get Your Relatives Talking,” Legacy Family Tree News, 29 October 2014.

How will you celebrate your ancestor’s military service this Veteran’s Day?,” Legacy Family Tree News, 29 October 2014.

Six Reasons to Blog about Your Ancestors,” Legacy Family Tree News, 08 November 2014.

Marian Pierre-Louis Joins Legacy Family Tree Team,” Legacy Family Tree News, 24 November 2014.

How to Get Kids Interested in Family History,” Legacy Family Tree News, 24 November 2014.

Make the Most of a Thanksgiving Gathering,” Legacy Family Tree News, 27 November 2014.

2013

“Online and Print Marketing Opportunities,” Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (APGQ) 28 (March 2013): 23-27.

“If These Walls Could Talk,” Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (APGQ) 28 (June 2013): 72-73.

2012

Ring in the New Year with Some Genealogy Goals,” Legacy Family Tree News, 3 January 2012.

Research Help for Unfamiliar Locations – FamilySearch Wiki,” Legacy Family Tree News, 19 January 2012.

Five Free Massachusetts Databases to Jump Start Your Research,” Legacy Family Tree News, 14 February 2012.

Finding Your Ancestors in the Streets,” Legacy Family Tree News, 6 March 2012.

A Unique Source for Photos of Your Ancestors,” Legacy Family Tree News, 27 March 2012.

2010

“The Family of Samuel Green,” Quiet Voices, the monthly newsletter of the Vine Lake Preservation Trust, February 2010.

“Old House Secrets – Resources,” Medway & Millis Local Town Pages, March 1, 2010.

“Old House Secrets – Inventory Forms,” Medway & Millis Local Town Pages, March 1, 2010.

“Old House Secrets – Collecting Oral History,” Medway & Millis Local Town Pages, April 1, 2010.

“Old House Secrets – Get Some Friendly Help,” Medway & Millis Local Town Pages, May 1, 2010.

“Old House Secrets – Take a Stroll,” Medway & Millis Local Town Pages, June 1, 2010.

Review of Black Walden: Slavery and Its Aftermath in Concord, Massachusetts, by Elise Lemire. National Genealogical Society Quarterly, Vol. 98, No. 2 (June 2010): 150-151.

“Old House Secrets – 246 Plain Street, Millis,” Medway & Millis Local Town Pages, August 1, 2010.

“Old House Secrets – Chaining a Deed, Part 1,” Medway & Millis Local Town Pages, September 1, 2010.

“Old House Secrets – Chaining a Deed, Part 2,” Medway & Millis Local Town Pages, October 1, 2010.

2008

“Coloring In Your Ancestor’s Life,” The Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS) News, January/February 2008.

“Get Local! The final essay in a 3-part series on the life of Samuel Green,” The Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS) News, March/April 2008.

“The African American National Biography: An Interview with Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.,” The Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS) News, March/April 2008.

“A Dream for Eden Cemetery,” The Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS) News, May/June 2008.

“African Americans Abroad: Rethinking our Stereotypes of the Past,” The Afro-American Historical and
Genealogical Society (AAHGS) News
, July/August 2008.

2007

“Finding Strangers in Your Family,” The Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS) News, November/December 2007.