125 N Maple Ave. Ridgewood
GSBC General Meeting
From Manuscripts to Ephemera:
Navigating the Vast Collections of NJ’s State Archives, Libraries, and Universites
Presentation by Michelle Tucker Chubenko
Monday, 26 June 2023 @ 7pm Eastern
In person at Ridgewood Public Library
Jersey Roots Genealogy, jerseyrootsgenealogy.com, was founded by professional genealogist, Michelle Chubenko, who has over 27 years experience in researching families in New Jersey, Maryland, southwest Virginia, and Oklahoma/Indian Territory, and countries in Europe including Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine, Poland, Austria and Germany.
Chubenko was a researcher on TLC’s Who Do You Think You Are? (season one) and appeared in the Brooke Shields episode, which aired in April 2010. She is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, local and ethnic genealogical societies, and is active in local history organizations. In 2013, she became the co-coordinator for the Ukrainian Historical & Educational Center’s Nashi Predky Family History Group and has served as a Commissioner on the Middlesex County Heritage & Cultural Commission since 2011.
Michelle has also served as a Trustee of the Genealogical Society of New Jersey, Education Chairperson for the Monmouth County Genealogy Society, and is a founding member of the New Jersey Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists. She has attended Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh, Institute of Genealogy & Historical Research, and Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy and a ProGen17 graduate.