About Pamela

Pamela Erickson

Pamela Erickson teaches genealogy to adults in San Jose, California and surrounding cities and has done so for more than 20 years. She has helped her students research their families in the United States and around the world.

Her personal family research started as a child and has taken her to the Southern states, Canada, and across the pond to Great Britain, Sweden, France, and the Czech Republic. Pamela has researched and written over 250 articles for newspapers, magazines, and educational books and has been employed as a journalist, technical writer, and editor. She has taught at genealogy conferences around California and at writing conferences in California and Florida.

Photo used by permission of Silver Sadie’s Old West Saloon Portraits, Virginia City, NV.