About Melissa Finlay
Melissa is a genealogist, entrepreneur, mama to 7 fantastic children, and wife to the love of her happily-ever-after. She received a BA degree in Family History-Genealogy from BYU. She has been researching her own family lines for over 26 years, and teaching others for nearly 20 years.
Melissa speaks at genealogy conferences throughout Utah and virtually. See the calendar of upcoming events.
Melissa currently offers classes on several genealogy and family history topics. Would you like her to speak to your group?
Melissa has extensive research experience across the U.S., especially from Texas up through Illinois, and across to Kentucky.
Read Melissa's Blogs
Melissa shares personal family history stories, recipes, photos and more from the vast collection she has inherited over the past quarter century!
Fun Genealogy Apps
Melissa and her husband John work together to create playful, engaging family history apps for children and families. We hope they make family history fun to share with your family!
A family app for children! This app features 10 unique games, all fun for kids. We made it easy for adults too: all the data and photos comes from your online tree. So, login to your tree through the app, and your child can begin to play with (and learn about) their family history!
Member of the GeneaBloggers Tribe
Member of the NextGen Genealogists Network
Currently serving on the Education and First Families of Utah Committee