Meet Mary M. Tedesco

Mary Tedesco-fade_x.png Mary M. Tedesco is a professional genealogist, speaker, and author. She is featured on the PBS TV series Genealogy Roadshow and is the Founder of Origins Italy, a firm specializing in Italian and Italian-American genealogical and family history research. Mary is the co-author of “Tracing Your Italian Ancestors” an 84-page Italian research guide published by Moorshead Magazines.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Boston University and a Certificate in Genealogical Research from Boston University’s Center for Professional Education. She is a member of many local and national genealogical societies.

In addition to her Italian ancestry (Calabria, Trentino-Alto Adige and Tuscany) on her father’s side, Mary also has deep American roots (German, Irish, Danish and English) on her mother’s side and is proud member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Genealogy tips from Mary

Tips of Irish Genealogy

Tips of Irish Genealogy

Find out how to trace your roots from the Emerald Isle.

Think You Have a Famous Ancestor?

Think You Have a Famous Ancestor?

Learn how to trace your renowned roots.

Latino and Other Links to the American Revolution

Latino and Other Links to the American Revolution

People of many origins helped the colonies.

Getting Started and Staying Motivated

Getting Started and Staying Motivated

By researching our ancestry, we learn about ourselves.

Where to Start Tracing Origins

Where to Start Tracing Origins

A genealogist is like a detective, searching for clues in the records.

Tracing Your Italian roots

Tracing Your Italian roots

Tracing your Italian ancestry is one of the greatest adventures you can ever undertake.

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