Genealogy Services

Genealogical Research Services are guaranteed. Before entering into a contractual relationship for these services, send an email to, Subject: GenResearch Request outlining your needs. We will conduct three hours of research to determine if we can meet your needs. If we can, you will be advised to forward a check to the address listed below and made payable to Hugh Barnes. You will receive ten hours of services for $100.00. We specialize in Courthouse service in Foothill and Piedmont Counties of North Carolina. These services are billed at $50.00 per day plus mileage payable in advance. My resume is as follows:

P.O. Box 2558
LENOIR, NC 28645
Genealogy Consultant

Education History
Completion Date:  06/1970,  Appalachian State University Boone, NC, Bachelor’s  Degree.

Genealogical Skills
* Completed the requirements and serves as a WikiTree Genealogist on

* Develops genealogical studies and reports using the online system of

* Develops genealogical studies and reports using personal computer-based Roots Magic.

* Uses only original sources such as birth certificates, death certificates, wills, probate records, census records, draft registration, military records, church records and other original sources.

Genealogical Experience
Traced the Barnes family of Wilkes County, North Carolina, from the present day, to their immigration from Ireland before 1734. Currently tracing the Oxford and Hagler families of North Carolina and the Burks and Calhoun’s.

Proficient in processing requirements for membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution(SAR).

Autosomal DNA tested with 23andMe and y-DNA tested with Family Tree DNA.

Services Provided
* Complete genealogical searches and reports.

* Consultation services for individuals who want to conduct their own genealogical research.
*  Counseling on resources available on the Internet, public records, and published sources.

* Assistance with registering and or managing genealogical DNA research.

* Courthouse research in Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba and Wilkes Counties, North Carolina.

Professional Organizations

  • Wilkes County, North Carolina Genealogical Society
  • International Society of Genetic Genealogy
  • Caldwell County, North Carolina Historical Society
  • Friend of the Caldwell Historical Museum


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