Heritage Genealogical Research:

Dr. Julie K. Schellen holds the Certified Genealogist┬« credential and is a current college faculty member and researcher. She provides help with pedigree chart compilation, probate records, vital records, probate heir searches, land records, town records, court records, microfilm research, and cemetery/headstone photography. Dr. Schellen specializes in lineage society applications, including but not limited to Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), Sons of the American Revolution (SAR), the Hereditary Order of Descendants of Colonial Governors, Colonial Dames of the XVII Century, Mayflower, Associated Daughters of Early American Witches, Society of the Descendants of Washington's Army at Valley Forge, Daughters of the Republic of Texas, and others. She has served six terms as a DAR chapter Registrar and has also served in various state and national DAR lineage research and genealogy roles, where she has assisted other DAR chapter Registrars with their prospective member applications, as well as provide them help with the resolution of lineage issues on problematic applications. Dr. Schellen has helped over 350 prospective members all across the country join the DAR.

Genealogy Workshops and Published Genealogy Articles:

  • How to Find a Revolutionary War Patriot Quickly on your Family Tree
  • Revolutionary War Patriots: Where are They?      
  • Double, Double Toil and Trouble: Witches in Colonial America
  • Using Deed and Court Records in your Research
  • You Have Taken a DNA Test. Now What?
  • I Want to Find a Patriot Quickly. Where Do I Start?
  • To "AIR" is Human- Tips for DAR Registrars on How to avoid AIRs
  • Julie K Schellen, "Identifying the Parents of Rhoda (Phoenix) Cilley of Waldo County, Maine," The Maine Genealogist, 44:2 (May 2022): 51-61.

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Heritage Genealogical Research

located in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas