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Kenneth & Elaine  Zimmerman
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FamilyThreadsGenealogy Maryland    Kenneth & Elaine Zimmerman

Baltimore City, Maryland Counties: Baltimore, Carroll, Howard



About Elaine Obbink Zimmerman

Registered Nurse Auditor - Self Employed (Hospital, Private)
Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, University of Baltimore
Registered Nurse, State of Maryland
Past President of Howard County Genealogical Society
Past President Embroiders Guild of American-Constellation Chapter
Past Member, Maryland State Archives Research Advisory Board
Chairman, Howard County Cemetery Preservation Committee
Publications Chairman, Baltimore County Genealogical Society, Inc.
President, Baltimore County Genealogical Society, Inc. (2001- 2005)
Delegate, Federation of Genealogical Societies, Inc.


Memberships:
American Needlepoint Guild
Annapolis Historic Sampler Guild
Embroiders Guild of America
Friends of the Archives - Calvin College (Dutch Ancestry)
Harry S. Truman Library
Historic Needlework Guild

About Kenneth Edwin Zimmerman

Retired Federal Government - Project Manager
Retired from US Army Reserves-Vietnam & Desert Storm Veteran
Associate in Arts, Catonsville Community College
Bachelor of Business Administration, George Washington University
Past President of Baltimore County Genealogical Society (1995-1997)
Past Chairman, Computer Users Group, Baltimore County Genealogical Society, Inc.
Notebook Editor, Baltimore County Genealogical Society, Inc.
Sons of the American Revolution (Maryland Society )
Past & Current State Registrar 1993 to 1996, 2007
Past State Secretary 1996 to 2000
Past Maryland State Genealogist 2003-2007
Eagle Scout Chairman 2004-2007
Past Color Guard Adjutant and Marching Member
Current Membership Chairman 2004-2008
Chapter Secreatary, Charles Carroll of Carrollton 2004-2005
Past and Current Chapter President, Charles Carroll of Carrollton
Past Registrar, National Congress Of Patriotic Organizations, Inc. 2002
Past Recording Secretary, Maryland Society War of 1812 2002- 2003 and Past Board of Manager 2004
Boumi Shrine Camping Club - Past Secretary 2001 & 2002, Wagon Master for 2003, Board of Directors 2004-2005 and Treasurer 2007-2008.


Memberships:
Sons of the American Revolution (National Society)
Sons of the American Revolution (Maryland Society)
General Society War of 1812 - Maryland
Maryland Society War of 1812
Masonic Family, Maryland Lodge Palestine #189, York Rite and Boumi Shrine of Maryland

Both Members of:
Association of Professional Genealogists
Baltimore County Genealogical Society, Inc.
Howard County Genealogical Society, Inc.
Maryland Historical Society & Maryland Genealogical Society
Star Spangled Banner Flag House and War of 1812 Museum
National Genealogical Society
The Society for the History of the Germans in Maryland


Genealogical Accomplishments:

* Author, “Records of St. Paul’s Cemetery 1855-1946”, Elaine Obbink Zimmerman and Kenneth Edwin Zimmerman, Family Line Publications, 1992
* Author, “Interment Records 1883-1929 Lorraine Cemetery & Mausoleum”, Elaine Obbink Zimmerman and Kenneth Edwin Zimmerman, Family Line Publications, 1995
* Author, “Guide to Research in Howard County, Maryland”, Kenneth E. Zimmerman (Editor Elaine Zimmerman, self publish, 1997
* "A History of the Dutch Settlement in Lancaster County, Nebraska by Gustav Adalph Bade" Edited by Elaine Obbink Zimmerman and Kenneth Edwin Zimmerman Willow Bend Books, April 2001
* Delegate, Federation of Genealogical Societies for Baltimore County Genealogical Society, Inc.
* Editor, “Mount Carmel Cemetery Publications - Five Volumes” Baltimore County Genealogical Society, Inc. Family Line Publications and Willow Bend Books
* Editor, “Western Cemtery Volume One” Baltimore County Genealogical Society, Inc. Willow Bend Books
* Instructor, Genealogy Course – “Back to the Basics and What You have Forgotten”
* Instructor, Basic Computer Instruction – Courses & Private Classes
* Lectures, Maps in Genealogy
* Lectures, Vital Records
* Volunteer, Maryland State Archives – Hall of Records Reference Room
* Vendor Representative at National Conferences, Family Line Publications
* "Edna A. Kanley Award" for outstanding services at Baltimore County Genealogical Society Inc. and Life Member, May 2001

Genealogical Conferences Attended:

Federation of Genealogical Societies (1996,1998, 2001)
National Genealogical Society (1993,1994,1996,1997,1999,2000,2002,2005 and 2007)