User tgkohn is Thomas Kohn of Palm Springs CA (formerly of Dayton OH). Born in 1951 in Kansas, he pursued a career in technical writing from 1984 through 2015. He began genealogical reserach in 1990, and he has researched his ancestors to present-day Grevenmacher canton of Luxembourg; Rheinland-Pfalz, Baden-Württemberg, and Nordrhein-Westfalen states in Germany, Opole state in Poland; and county Kilkenny in Ireland. He has also researched families in Sicily and southern France. Fluent in German and French and familiar with standard handwriting of the 19th Century, Mr. Kohn can provide research assistance in germanic and romance languages, including Latin used in Roman Catholic sacramental registers.