Debra A. Hoffman


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Hoffman, Debra A.


Specializing in Maryland and German research, Debra A. Hoffman is a professional genealogist and the owner of Hoffman Genealogical Services. She is a genealogical author, lecturer, and researcher. She has presented at the Genealogical Institute on Federal Records (Gen-Fed), the International German Genealogy Conference, and coordinated the Maryland course at the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy in 2020. She has authored articles in the Maryland Genealogical Society Bulletin and the Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly. She has a certificate in Family History from Brigham Young University and a Professional Learning Certificate in Genealogical Studies (PLCGS)-German Records from the National Institute of Genealogical Studies. Active in the genealogical community, Debra currently serves as the Assistant Director for Gen-Fed, is an At-Large Board Member of the Maryland Genealogical Society,  is the Recording Secretary for the Mid-Atlantic Germanic Society, and is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists.

2021 Course

  • Course Two — Intermediate Genealogy & Historical Studies – Course Coordinator