Joe Everett is a genealogist at FamilySearch working to help people discover their family history. He recently returned to FamilySearch, after spending 7 1/2 years at, working to put new databases online. Joe is currently managing an international team of research consultants who assist people at the Family History Library and worldwide through Internet learning tools. Joe was previously the head of International Reference at the Family History Library, and also worked for several years there as a technical services librarian, cataloging Slavic and Germanic records. Joe earned a B.A. in Russian Language and in Family History/Genealogy (Germanic emphasis) from Brigham Young University and a Master of Library Science from Emporia State University (Kansas). He has been a member of various library and genealogical associations and has lectured and published articles on Germanic & Slavic family history and Central & East European historical geography and migration.

03 January 2008

Paul Potts Audition on Britain's got Talent

I'm not really big into shows like American Idol and the like, but this is a must see. I can't watch it without tearing up. Whenever I feel discouraged, I'm going to watch this again.

02 January 2008


CowboysDen Check out my brother's new blog on the Dallas Cowboys. He has talent as a sportswriter. Look for more perspective on the Cowboys as they roll through the playoffs.