Roccie has lived on 3 continents, and for over 20 years has studied the history and genealogy of each. A professional genealogist and historical editor, she is a partner in the genealogical research firm Past & Present Pathways.

Fluent in French and with a working knowledge of Spanish, Roccie focuses on Native American research, Southwestern US borderlands research, and Southern US research. She has extensive experience with French Canadian records, and with Spanish-language records.

Having lived worked in the United Kingdom and France for 15 years, Roccie is well-versed in the institutional structures of repositories in those areas.

She is a Board member of the Virginia Genealogical Society, the Genealogical Society of Hispanic America-Southern California, and a past Board member of the national GSHA, Chapter Officer of the Association of Professional Genealogists, and former 1st/2nd Vice Regent of the Cahuilla Chapter of the DAR.

She has edited or written several books on clients’ family histories, and is, herself, a published author.

Please contact me at with your questions or thoughts, and for pricing for this service.


Association of Professional Genealogists
Association of Professional Genealogists
National Genealogical Society
National Society Colonial Dames of the 17th Century
Association of Professional Genealogists (Association of Professional Genealogists) (Melungeon Heritage Association) (New England Historic Genealogical Society) (Daughters of the American Revolution) (Virginia Genealogical Society) (National Genealogical Society) (Genealogical Society of Hispanic America – Southern California) (Genealogical Society of Hispanic America) (Tennessee Genealogical Society) (Palm Springs Genealogical Society) (National Society Colonial Dames of the 17th Century)