Cheri Hudson Passey


Cheri Hudson Passey

About Cheri Hudson Passey

Cheri Hudson Passey is a Professional Genealogist, Instructor, Writer and Speaker. She is the owner of Carolina Girl Genealogy, LLC which provides research services as well as instruction and coaching though her Genealogy 1-on-1 classes. Born in South Carolina, Cheri has roots in the state for many generations. Her blog Carolina Girl Genealogy has helped tell the story of these ancestors and her research process. You can contact Cheri by email Cheri@carolinagirlgenealogy.com or by visiting her blog Carolina Girl Genealogy. Cheri Hudson Passey writes the Modus Operandi column for Going In-Depth Magazine.

Hopes and Dreams: In Their Own Words Recap – What are Y’all Saying? 1

This month is all about learning about your family from journals, diaries, letters or anything else they may have written in their own words. The question is- What have you discovered to help you better understand the people on your family tree? What did they say in their own words? So, what are y’all saying? Liz Gauffreau left this comment: […]


Four Favourite Sources for Researching English Ancestors in the Early Twentieth Century

I am in the midst of promoting my newly-released historical novel Barefoot on the Cobbles, which is set in the early twentieth century. It is based on a true story and the sources that I used, in order to research the lives of the characters, are those that I also use for family history research. I thought I would share […]


Gifts from the Past – What’s Your Legacy? Recap-What are Y’all Saying? 1

As we discover those who fit into our family tree, we often see patterns. Patterns of personality, hobbies or careers. We also find or are gifted items once belonging to our loved ones. This month we’ve been sharing the legacies passed down by those in our past. December is a busy time of year with the holiday shopping and planning. […]