Paula Stuart-Warren

Bio: Paula Stuart-Warren, Certified Genealogist®, FMGS, FUGA

Paula is an internationally recognized genealogical educator, researcher, and consultant
focusing on unusual resources, manuscripts, methodology, and analyzing records. She also
specializes in Native American research, the WPA, and railroad records. She has spent extensive
research time at libraries, courthouses, libraries, state archives, historical societies, and at
various locations of the U.S. National Archives. She is currently a coordinator and instructor for
the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh. She has presented courses for Research
Write Connect Academy, Ancestry Academy, Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, Texas Institute of
Genealogical Research, Family Tree University, and continues to present virtual seminars and
webinars across the U.S. and in Canada. She is a former member of the Board of Directors of
the Federation of Genealogical Societies, of the Minnesota Genealogical Society, a former
officer of the Association of Professional Genealogists, and has been a Board-Certified
Genealogist since 1988.

She is descended from eight ancestral countries and has researched family connections across
the U.S. and Canada, including many connections to her German ancestors. She currently has
her own educational website and blog at and is enthusiastic
about sharing knowledge and continuing education.