Welcome to my site, I’m Andrea Avery.

Andrea_Avery3I’ve been a genealogist for over 40 years, since I was a girl and would sit with my “Nana” to hunt our family tree. I would listen to her family stories and ancestors became real to me. Nana and I were lucky—we had the genealogy notes of her mother—my great-grandmother—to start with. It must be in the blood!

As an adult I took this passion for research to a professional level. As a West Texan, it was a logical step to use my genealogy skills in the oil business as a petroleum landman. Later, when I relocated to the Austin, Texas area, I became a professional genealogist. These two careers complimented each other: land work taught me about land research and probate, which are so helpful in genealogy research and genealogy taught me how to follow documentary trails to find mineral landowners.

If I can help you with either a genealogy project or a land title project, please contact me. Feel free to explore my site. Enjoy!

You can contact me at: Andrea@familytreehunt.com.


Latest Posts from my Facebook page

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16th of March 2018 01:57 PM
GREAT STORY: Fabulous story about how a little research, a little caring, and a little time can change someone's life for the better.

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2018/03/15/kindness-reunites-67-year-old-homeless-man-with-birth-mother/
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11th of March 2018 08:34 PM
LATE BABIES: We usually figure 20 years for a generation (which is a little slim, but easy math). In President John Tyler's case, it's closer to 65 years a generation. Lesson here: nothing is written in stone (except maybe in the cemetery!).

https://www.usnews.com/news/us/articles/2017-02-20/president-john-tyler-born-in-1790-still-has-2-living-grandsons

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