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Stephanie Pitcher Fishman - Corn and Cotton Genealogy. Hilliard, OH, US

Stephanie Pitcher Fishman

Creative Director | Corn and Cotton Genealogy


Researcher, Writer, and Social Media Consultant specializing in the Genealogy, Parenting, and Homeschooling Communities





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Stephanie Pitcher Fishman is a genealogist, author, and social media consultant. Through Corn and Cotton Genealogy, Stephanie provides services for clients within the genealogy, home education, and parenting communities. Writing services include article and blog creation, product reviews, and email newsletter creation and marketing. Stephanie also provides social media marketing services such as establishing and maintaining a social media presence utilizing platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest.

As a genealogist, Stephanie specializes in American records with a focus on the Midwestern and Southeastern United States. Available services include genealogical research, project planning and analysis, document retrieval, and heritage photography. She also contributes regularly to a variety of online and print publications through freelance articles and regular columns. A homeschool mom since 2000, Stephanie writes extensively on the subject of integrating family history with a homeschooling lifestyle.

Stephanie is also the co-founder and Creative Director for The In-Depth Genealogist, an online community for genealogists including an active blog, email newsletter, and digital magazine.

Connect with me if:

You're looking for social media support.

You'd like an experienced, thorough researcher for your family history project.

You are in need of a strong freelance writer for your blog, website, or publication.

You'd like a speaker for your homeschool association or genealogical society.

Member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, National Genealogical Society, and the International Society of Family History Writers and Editors in addition to other local and national genealogical and historical societies. Volunteer at the Kelton House Museum and Garden and the FGS Outreach Committee.

Industry Expertise (3)



Social Media

Areas of Expertise (3)

Homeschooling Family History


Social Media

Education (1)

National Institute for Genealogical Studies: Certificate in Genealogical Studies, American Records 2013

Estimated graduation date: December 2013

Affiliations (7)

  • Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania
  • Ohio Genealogical Society
  • National Genealogical Society
  • International Society of Family History Writers and Editors (ISFHWE)
  • Georgia Genealogical Society
  • Association of Professional Genealogists
  • Kelton House Museum & Garden

Testimonials (1)

Amy Johnson Crow, Genealogical Content Manager |

"Working with Stephanie is an editor's dream. Not only is her work on time, but her ideas are fresh and she has a great way of connecting with her audience. Her experience with genealogy and family history clearly show through."

Sample Talks (1)

Genealogy + Technology = Family History 2.0

Smartphones and apps are now part of our everyday language. Learn how to use websites and apps such as HistoryPin, BillionGraves, and WikiTree to record your stories, expand your research, and even engage the non-genealogist in your family. Bring your smartphone or tablet if you’d like, and join in the fun. This isn’t your grandma’s genealogy! *Note: Smartphones, tablets, and laptops are not required to enjoy this program, though you’ll want to try them at home when you’re done!



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0 to 500 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee