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My name is Stephen Rigden and I am a professional researcher covering Eastern Europe.
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1st class BA with Hons in English Literature
I have been a professional genealogist since 1987. I formerly worked for 21 years for a leading London firm of forensic genealogists, where I was Head of Research until 2009. Currently, I work part-time for a major British family history website. I am the owner of Bluebird Research.
My interests include Slavic history, Russian literature and travel in Eastern Europe.
I provide specialist family history research services across Eastern Europe, including the Balkans, Greece and Russia (with Siberia). I also undertake genealogical research in Cyprus and Egypt (Greek communities only) and in Armenia. For more information click here