27 April 2012
|Photo of Beverly Kittinger, Killeen Daily Herald (associated with 2nd article mentioned)|
This is a great story about what one genealogy “volunteer” can do for a community!
“Every Monday and Wednesday, 71-year-old Beverly Kittinger can be found in the reference section of the
Public Library's main branch. Killeen
Poring through birth, death and marriage records for eight to 10 hours a week, she's a one-person genealogy department for the library, creating a database that can be used not only by Killeen residents but also by people across the country trying to find out more about their family histories.
Kittinger, a former library employee, said she been working on the database for the past nine years...”
Do you know of such a volunteer? Please post a comment with a “shout out” to that person and all they’ve done to help genealogists!
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