Rick Crume

Genealogist, Writer and Speaker


Rick Crume
131 130th St S
Glyndon, MN 56547-9551
(218) 498-2183
Skype: rick.crume
MSN: rick@onelibrary.com

Skills Summary

A contributing editor for Family Tree Magazine, I have also written for Family Chronicle, Internet Genealogy, Discovering Family History, the National Genealogical Society’s NewsMagazine and the Minnesota Genealogist, as well as genealogical journals in Canada and Great Britain. The author of “Plugging Into Your Past: How to Find Real Family History Records Online,” I specialize in online research, genealogy software and British genealogy.

I am proficient in Spanish and Portuguese and I have a working knowledge of French and German.

Recent speaking experience

2010 – Ontario Genealogical Society, Toronto, ON, Canada
2009 – Sioux Valley Genealogical Society, Sioux Falls, SD
2009 – Siouxland Public Library, Sioux Falls, SD
2009 – Ohio Genealogical Society, Huron, OH
2008 – FGS Conference, Philadelphia, PA
2007-2010 – Brigham Young University’s Computerized Family History and Genealogy Conference, Provo, UT
2003-2010 – Moorhead Public Library, Moorhead, MN
1990-2009 – Minnesota State University Moorhead, Moorhead, MN
2007 – New Brunswick Genealogical Society, Rothesay, NB, Canada
2006 – James River Genealogy Club, Jamestown, ND
2005 – Ohio Genealogical Society, Akron, OH
2005 – Red River Valley Genealogical Society, Fargo, ND
2005 – Minnesota Genealogical Society, Morris, MN
2003 – FGS Conference, Orlando, FL
2003 – Medica, Minnetonka, MN
2000-2001 – Southern California Genealogical Society, Pasadena, CA




References available upon request.

Ike Smith
Photo by Gardner & Co., 276 & 278 Fulton St., Brooklyn, New York. In a photo album that belonged to Julia M. (Pennington) Grant (1862-1921).