- Business Name
- Likins Genealogy
- Non-Research Specialties
- Lecturer/Presenter - On-site
- Lecturer/Presenter - Virtual
- Research Specialties
- Photograph Analysis
- Scandinavian American
- Research Counties
- El Paso County, Colorado, United States
- Research Provinces / States
- Colorado, United States
- Research Countries
A family historian based in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Andy Likins has been researching his family tree for over 35 years. He has a bachelor's degree in history and a master's in teaching English to speakers of other languages, and he teaches academic composition and reading at Pikes Peak Community College. Andy has a special interest in locating images of ancestors and photograph analysis. He lectures on Norwegian and Swedish research, and his memberships include the Association of Professional Genealogists and the Swedish Colonial Society. He has completed the NGS Home Study Course and the ProGen Study Program.
- MA (TESOL), BA (History)
- Pikes Peak Library District, Special Collections
- Locating Images of Ancestors: Putting a Face With That Name
Researching Ole and Lena: Your Norwegian and Swedish Ancestors
- "Locating Images Of Ancestors: Putting A Face With That Name." Archives.com (http://www.archives.com/experts/likins-andy/ancestor-images.html), 1 March 2012.
"Tracing Your Norwegian Roots."
Archives.com (http://www.archives.com/experts/likins-andy/tracing-your-norwegian-roots.html), 6 September 2011.
"Swedish Genealogy." Archives.com (http://www.archives.com/genealogy/family-heritage-swedish.html), June 2011.
"Leonard Likins: Leading a Family to the Western Country." Ohio Records and Pioneer Families 52:1 (2011): 45-52. (1st Place Winner, Ohio Genealogical Society 3rd Annual Writing Contest, 2010)
"Digging Into Cemetery Research." Archives.com (http://www.archives.com/experts/likins-andy/digging-into-cemetery-research.html), 23 September 2010.
"Striking It Rich." Ancestry Magazine, March/April 2010, 10. (2nd Place Winner, ISFHWE Excellence in Writing Contest, 2010, Category IV: Want-to-Be Writer/Columnist)
"Mystery Photo Reveals Final Reunion." Ancestry Magazine, July/August 2008, 50-51.
- Association of Professional Genealogists
Association of Professional Genealogists Colorado Chapter
Historic Preservation Trust of Berks County, Pennsylvania
Pikes Peak Genealogical Society
Swedish Colonial Society
- Website: www.instagram.com/glimpsesofthep...