Frances Wise Waite

(717)776-8432


  • Family History Research

  • Ethnicity / Religion
  • Family History Research

Mrs. Waite will analyze genealogical research problems and seek a solution to family history problems for families who originally settled in South Central and Eastern Pennsylvania. She is a retired librarian for Bucks County Historical Society with 25 years experience. There she supervised numerous indexing projects for Bucks County records. With the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania, she is a past co-chair of program committee, and past member of publications committee. Professional genealogist since 1980, she has experience with the many ethic groups who settled in Pennsylvania, and with their church records, as well as with the local, state and national records for Adams, Bucks, Carbon, Chester, Cumberland, Delaware, Franklin, Lancaster, Lehigh, Montgomery, Monroe, Northampton, York Counties, as well as nearby areas.

Geographic Specialties

NJ, PA, Mid-Atlantic, Philadelphia


Many satisfied clients.

Numerous family histories for clients and personal ancestors.

  • 20th Century
  • 19th Century
  • 18th Century

Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania, Genealogical Society of New Jersey, Genealogical Society of Maryland, National Genealogical Society, Cumberland County Historical Society, Bucks County Historical Society, South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society and numerous other historical and genealogical organizations in the Pennsylvania area.

BS (Education)