Genealogical Researchers

We are aware of the following persons who do research for a fee; however, we cannot recommend any one person. We know they do research here in the Society’s library and with courthouse records.


Ms. Pam Anderson Certified Genealogist (R), 7778 Grindstone Hill Road, Chambersburg, PA 17202, 717-597-1345,

Mr. Edsel Burdge, 1593 Pinola Road, Shippensburg, PA 17257

Mr. L. Dean Calimer, 136 North Potomac Street, Waynesboro, PA 17268

Mr. James Houpt, 5959 Penrose Court, Port Orange, FL 32127*

Ms. Ann Hull, 1496 Linden Road, Chambersburg, PA 17202

Mrs. Carolyn Shearer, 772 Tristan Trail, Chambersburg, PA 17201

*Mr. Houpt has many Franklin County, PA files on his computer, as well as indices.