Florida State Genealogical Society
Florida State Genealogical Society

FSGS Spkrs Bureau: Annette Burke Lyttle

3984 McDowell Drive
The Villages, FL 32163-4254
303-217-3452
Annette@heritagedetective.com
 
Lecture Topics
  • What is Social History and Why Should a Genealogist Care?
  • Chasing Uncle William Through the Wilds of Cyberspace
  • Genealogical Proof for the Novice Genealogist
  • Beyond the Records: Putting Flesh on the Bones of Your Civil War Ancestor 
  • Turn Family History Facts into Stories You Can Share
  • Prospecting for Family History in Unexpected Places
  • A Path to Your Next Research Steps: Using Timelines to Organize, Analyze, and Evaluate Evidence
  • "Use Lots More Apples": Vintage Cookbooks as Genealogical Resources
  • Find Your Family's Story in Free Online Newspaper Archives
  • Free Online Genealogical Education
  • How Advertising Brought Our Ancestors West
Previous Speaking Engagements
 
2016
  • Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies 42nd Annual Conference
  • Southern California Genealogical Society Jamboree
  • National Genealogical Society Family History Conference
  • Wisconsin Genealogy Society Webinar Series
  • Ontario (Canada) Genealogical Society Webinar Series
  • Minnesota North Star Family History Conference
  • Morgan County (Colorado) Genealogical Society
  • Wales, Ireland, Scotland, England Family History Society
  • Boulder (Colorado) Genealogical Society
  • Castle Rock Colorado Genealogical Society
2015
  • Morgan County (Colorado) Genealogical Society
  • Minnesota North Star Family History Conference
  • Brigham Young University Genealogy and Family History Conference
  • Rio Blanco County (Colorado) Historical Society
  • Longmont (Colorado) Genealogical Society
  • Southeastern Colorado Genealogical Society
 
Travel
  • Willing to travel 150+  miles if travel and hotel expenses are paid
Biographical Sketch
 
Annette Burke Lyttle owns Heritage Detective, LLC, providing professional genealogical services in research, education, and writing. She loves helping people uncover and share their family stories. Annette speaks on a variety of genealogical topics at the national, state, and local levels. She has a master’s degree in English and a bachelor’s degree in journalism and is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists (where she serves as 2017 Professional Management Conference Coordinator) and the Genealogical Speakers Guild, as well as a number of national, state, and local societies. Annette has been researching her family on and off since high school, and she has been a full-time genealogist since 2012. Her genealogical education has included the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh, the ProGen Study Group, and the National Genealogical Society Quarterly Study Group.