Melissa Barker, Archivist


I am available for the following services:


Virtual Webinar Presentations:

Does your genealogy society, historical society or group need a virtual presenter to lecture on the topics of genealogy research, researching in archives and records preservation? I offer my expertise in these areas for virtual presentations. Please contact me for available dates and my fees. 



Do you need someone who writes about the genealogy research process with an emphasis on researching in archives and records preservation? I am available to write articles for newsletters, magazines and guest blog posts.


Professional Genealogy Research:

I conduct professional genealogy research for clients. My expertise is in the great State of Tennessee. Whether you need a simple record pulled or you need more in-depth genealogy research completed, I am ready to be of service. My research rates are different depending on the project, please contact me for my rates for research services.


Genealogy Consultation Services:

Are you just beginning your genealogy research?  Or, are you you stuck?  Are you confused as to what to do next? Do you just need someone to look at you research with an new set of eyes? I offer genealogy research consultation services. Please contact me for consultation service rates.


Records Preservation Consultation Services:

Do you have old family letters, scrapbooks, photographs and documents that you need to preserve and just don't know what to do? I offer my expertise as an archivist to help others archive and preserve their precious family documents and artifacts. Please contact me for my fees for Records Preservation Consultation Services.