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Leslie Lawson
Works at Lawson Research Services, LLC
Lives in Aloha, OR
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She investigates the dead to find the living. #forensic #genealogy A colleague who still loves the chase!

'In the old days, people took big fat secrets to the grave with them. They never let them go.'
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Fascinating read!  ...must write my will (mumbles to self).
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Michigan brings more death certificates online! Great resources listed here. #forensic   #genealogy  
 
Seeking Michigan just added more years to their death certificate collection. Here are some tips for finding them. (HINT: don't search both sets of certificates at the same time.) #genealogy   #michigan  
Yes, you read the headline correctly. I'm talking about Michigan death certificates. Just because I'm a dyed-in-the-wool Buckeye doesn't mean that I can't appreciate a great genealogical resource f...
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Just did a search in my personal database, and I have 17 Michigan deaths that fall in the newly added time frame- YEAH!!  I know what I will be doing in the next day or two!
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Wonderful news. If we could get every state in the union to open up those records adoptees could know what the rest of us know. Who we are and where we come from. #adoption #genealogy  
COLUMBUS, Ohio  — The last time Tamara Green saw a doctor, she took a photo of the form on which she was asked for medical history. Once again she had checked “non-applicable/unknown.” She turned to her husband and said, “That’s the last time I hope to ever write that again.” Ms. Green, now living in Weirton, W.Va., knows she was born in 1969 in the Ashtabula County Medical Center in Ohio across the border from Erie. But she doesn’t know the name...
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Are you on twitter? Win half off tuition to the 2016 Forensic Genealogy Institute by retweeting FGI 2015 updates. Details at http://tinyurl.com/kcnvyvx   #ForensicGen
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Are you a cousin? The event is now live! #genealogy   #reunion  
 
The Global Family Reunion is officially live! | Global Family Reunion #genealogy #Alzheimers
Big news! The early bird discount tickets are officially available. Check out the latest here. Remember: The Global Family Reunion won’t just be an
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Hoping the Aussie's have seen this and can help get these photos to family members. +Caitlin Gow , +Jill Ball , +Alona Tester . What a treasure it would be to have if your family.
 
Australian man wants to return photos of three WWI soldiers, which he bought at a garage sale, to family members. http://www.dailyadvertiser.com.au/story/2897617/wanted-family-for-photograph-of-three-world-war-i-diggers/
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Do you need to sign documents and get them back to people ASAP? HelloSign allows 3 free document signatures a month. I like that! Video shows the ins and outs of the software.
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Are you ready to be a professional genealogist? Join @APGgenealogy  and Paula Stuart Warren to find out! http://bit.ly/1Ct5hGi #genealogy
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+Monique Riley Thank you
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Three seats have opened up for FGI 2015! Don't miss your chance to take the advanced DNA course: "Advanced Genetic Genealogy and Unknown-Parentage Cases" with industry experts CeCe Moore and Angie Bush. Register now! FGI registration closes on Friday, March 13. http://bit.ly/1C731nT
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The Out-Of-Office Message That Ensures You'll Never Come Back to Work Stressed: It might be a little rude, but it definitely wo...
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I really need to reevaluate my schedule. +Michael Hyatt makes it sound pretty easy. 
 
In this seventh episode, Michele Cushatt and I discuss five proven platform-building actions you can do in just thirty minutes a day.

Building a platform can feel daunting. There are so many different tactics, tricks, and tools it can seem like too much to manage. But it doesn’t have to be overwhelming. These five simple actions will get big results with a small time commitment.

Listen or watch here: http://michaelhyatt.com/season-3-episode-07-how-to-build-your-platform-in-30-minutes-a-day.html
Get Noticed without Being Overwhelmed Welcome to Season 3, Episode 7 of the This Is Your Life podcast. In this seventh episode, Michele Cushatt and I discuss five proven platform-building actions you can do in just thirty minutes a day. Building a platform can feel daunting. There are so many different tactics, tricks, and tools it can seem like too […]
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Michael is so focused and disciplined!
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This was an outstanding conference! Free videos and handouts will remain available at this site.
 
Missed Rootstech/FGS 2015? Catch up via Video Archive
Missed Rootstech/FGS 2015?  Not a problem ... as we mentioned in FREE -- 20 Rootstech 2015 (12-14 Feb) Sessions Will Live Stream (and remain available for FREE viewing) + Syllabus Materials NOW Available (also FREE) some sessions were live streamed and now ...
Missed Rootstech/FGS 2015? Not a problem ... as we mentioned in FREE -- 20 Rootstech 2015 (12-14 Feb) Sessions Will Live Stream (and remain available for FREE viewing) + Syllabus Materials NOW Available (also FREE) some sessions were live streamed and now there is an archive (FREE to access) of ...
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  • Lawson Research Services, LLC
    Professional Genealogist, 2000 - present
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Female
Other names
Brinkley
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Forensic genealogist, missing heirs, kinship determination, genealogy
Introduction
I get to work from home doing what I love best.  Reuniting families.
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Currently
Aloha, OR
Previously
Truckee, CA - Reno, NV