About Christine

About Christine

Christine Merseal, CG specializes in Missouri genealogical research. She has over twenty-five years' experience performing genealogical and historical research. She was previously employed as a Genealogy Specialist at the Jefferson County Library in Missouri and had over 17 years' experience of answering genealogical questions on a daily basis at this facility.

Christine earned her Certified Genealogist designation from the Board for Certification of Genealogists in 2011.

If you are interested in learning more about how Christine Merseal can assist you with your family research, contact her at genresearch@stlmerseal.com


  • Basics of Archives Online Course sponsored by the American Association for State and Local History (2009)
  • National Genealogical Society Home Study Course (2006)
  • National Institute on Genealogical Research, Washington D.C. [Richard M. Lackey Scholarship winner] (2004)
  • Genealogical Institute of MidAmerica (1999)
  • B.A. Business AdministrationUniversity of Missouri St. Louis (1989)
  • Multiple National Conferences including the Federation of Genealogical Societies Conference and National Genealogical Society Conference


  • National Genealogical Society
  • Czechoslovak Genealogical Society International
  • Missouri State Genealogical Association
  • St. Louis Genealogical Society
  • Jefferson County Genealogical Society