Jennifer Alford


About Jennifer Alford

Jennifer Alford is a writer, artist, and genealogy professional specializing in research in Jewish genealogy and the Midwest. As the owner of Jenealogy (www.jenalford.com) she creates engaging family history treasures to enhance the bond between generations. The love of photography, storytelling, and history combine in her blog and unique products. As part of The In-Depth Genealogist's Leadership Team, Jen is Publisher of IDG's monthly magazine, Going In-Depth.

Going In-Depth Magazine Hardbound Book Compilations

When we first began publishing the magazine, Going In-Depth, we had hoped that we would be able to print hard copies for sale. Over the past few years we have made an effort to publish hardbound books that compile each year of the magazine’s publication. We are excited to share that the fifth year compilation is now available. These books […]


“Locating Your Family in Cemeteries” Excerpt from July 2018 Magazine 2

Each month I have the great opportunity to learn from our writers while I edit and proof the magazine. I was inspired by this article from Cheri Hudson Passey and wanted to share this excerpt with you. I hope that you find a gem within and decide to subscribe to the magazine.   Locating the burial sites of your ancestors […]


German Genealogy Excerpt from the July 2018 Magazine

Each month I have the great opportunity to learn from our writers while I edit and proof the magazine. I was inspired by this article from Ute Brandenburg and wanted to share this excerpt with you. I hope that you find a gem within and decide to subscribe to the magazine.   The greatest hurdle to overcome in German research […]