Updated October 20, 2020

This site collects and stores any information you enter on this website or provide me in any other way. In addition, I collect the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; I may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page. I also collect personally identifiable information (which could include name, email, phone number, communications, comments, feedback, reviews, or recommendations. I do not collect or store payment details (including credit card information),

I collect such Non-personal and Personal Information for the following purposes:

  1. To provide and operate the services provided by The Georgia Genealogist, Inc.

  2. To be able to contact my Visitors and Users with general or personalized service-related notices and promotional messages;

  3. To create aggregated statistical data and other aggregated and/or inferred Non-personal Information, which I may use to provide and improve our respective services; 

  4. To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.

My company is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides me with the online platform that allows me to provide this information and experience for you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall. 

I may contact you to notify you regarding your email through this website, to resolve a dispute, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to send updates about my company and/or research, or as otherwise necessary to contact you to enforce any User Agreement, applicable national laws, and any agreement I may have with you. For these purposes I may contact you via email, telephone, and text messages.

I reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If I make material changes to this policy, I will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how I use it, and under what circumstances, if any, I use and/or disclose it. 

If you would like to: access, correct, amend, or delete any personal information we have about you, you are invited to contact me at Yvonne@TheGeorgiaGenealogist.com or via email provided by this website.

In accordance with the GDPR, site visitors have the right to access their data or "be forgotten" (to be permanently deleted from the databases). Please contact me at Yvonne@TheGeorgiaGenealogist.com or via email provided by this website to access or remove your data.

2020 • Yvonne Mashburn Schmidt, The Georgia Genealogist, Inc., Vidalia, GA • Privacy Policy• Georgia Research • Genetic Genealogy *  Military Repatriation • DNA Analysis • Family photo on Contact page by jesse orrico on Unsplash.

Annie's photo used courtesy Lucy Hale, Annie's descendant.