Fika Archive

Case studies from one-on-one mentoring sessions at Fika Coffee House in Parker.

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About Fika One-on-one

This is a large collection of case studies available to SGSC members only. Each case study includes a step-by-step description of the approach to the research process.
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Lolly Smith 2017-03-11

Lolly has found many records in ArkivDigital but needs help with interpretation and translation. She also needs coaching on how to find living relatives in Sweden.
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Barbara Allen 2017-03-11

Barbara’s focus is on a specific farm and the family who lived there. Interpretation and translation of some lesser-used terms help shed light on the family’s relationship to the …
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Janet Folder 2017-03-11

Janet has an ancestor who moved back and forth between Sweden, Denmark and Germany. How can we trace this type of emigration? An illegitimate child adds an additional layer …
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Claire Schaeffer 2017-03-11

Claire has some handwritten unverified notes from a relative. Can we verify these facts based on ArkivDigital records? The family is from Göteborg, which presents some unique challenges when it …
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Bill Griffin 2017-03-11

Bill imported a lot of unverified information into his MyHeritage tree. Now he’s wondering whether the information he added to the tree is correct. Bill is new to Swedish …
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Wayne Johnson 2017-02-11

Wayne has several relatives named in a Florida court case but one of the cousins wasn’t previously known. We have to go back to Swedish church records to solve the …