Sherman, Anne


Sherman, Anne

Genealogist and Tutor

  • Individuals/Families research, Mentoring/Tutoring, Speaking
  • Kingston upon Hull
  • Updated 1 month ago


Anne is the owner of Leaves Family History Research Services.  She is a qualified professional genealogist and tutor, who researches English and Welsh family history with an emphasis on the East Riding of Yorkshire and Lincolnshire counties.  Anne has several satisfied clients in America as well as the UK.

She has a Post Graduate Diploma in Genealogical, Palaeographic and Heraldic Studies from Strathclyde University and a Level 6 Certificate in Education from Huddersfield University.

In addition to doing research Anne runs personalised coaching sessions and an online family history course.  These course cover the background to the documents we use, how to find them, and allows you to research your own family history whilst taking the course.

As well as her paid work, Anne also volunteers for the FreeReg website to index Sussex parish registers, and is one of the East Yorkshire Archives WW1 Lives researchers. She also writes regular blogs which can be viewed on her website.

Anne specialises in English genealogy especially in East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, and has easy access to the East Riding of Yorkshire archives, Hull History Centre and the Lincolnshire archives.

Her services include English and Welsh family history research, producing gift family history portfolios, personalised coaching for those who need help with their research, teaching family history research skills to beginners, and giving presentations to local community groups.


You can read more about Anne in our news section:



  • East Yorkshire Research
  • Lincolnshire Research
  • One to One Coaching
  • Online Training
  • Teaching


  • 2013
    Owner at Leaves Family History Research Services
  • 2009-2014
    Tutor at Hull College
    Family History tutor


  • 2013-2015
    Post Graduate Diploma in Genealogical, Palaeographic and Heraldic Studies at University of Strathclyde
  • 2012-2013
    Open Studies Certificate in Genealogical Studies at University of Strathclyde
  • 2010-2012
    Certificate in Education at Huddersfield University
    Completed at PGCE level

To contact this candidate email

Contact using webmail: Gmail / AOL / Yahoo / Outlook