Musings by Linda

"Mountains are earth's undecaying monuments.".... Nathaniel Hawthorne


Linda Woodward Geiger is the principal researcher, author, and lecturer, of (a subdivision of Vitaline, Inc.). Although she specializes in Georgia's state and county records prior to 1900 and a variety of federal records, particularly of the southeast region of the United States, she has extensive experience in many other geographic regions of the United States. Her personal research involves New England records. She also specializes in methods for finding elusive ancestors--those mighty brick walls. Her list of lecture topics provides more details on specific records that she regularly studies.

Linda is an associate of the Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG), holding credentials as a Certified Genealogistsm and as a Certified Genealogical Lecturersm, a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists,and a member of numerous genealogical and historical societies.

To learn more about Linda's genealogical services, please visit

She is also the principal researcher and publisher of WOODWARDs WeSearch, a project involving Woodwards (including spelling variations) in the United States.

In addition to genealogy, Linda, enjoys assisting others with desk top publishing and web design.

Views from the North Georgia Mountains