About Anne Gillespie Mitchell

Anne Gillespie Mitchell is a Senior Product Manager at Ancestry.com. She is an active blogger on Ancestry.com and writes the Ancestry Anne column. She has been chasing her ancestors through Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina for many years. Anne holds a certificate from Boston University's Online Genealogical Research Program. You can also find her on Twitter, Facebook and Finding Forgotten Stories.



When is Smart Filtering going to be available for all. It is a fantastic feature that I am beta testing (how fortunate for me!!!!!!). I don’t think I would ever want to search again without it Smart Filtering makes the searches so much more precise and focused.

September 21, 2013 at 3:04 pm
Margie Campbell 

AnneGillispieMitchell. Trying to figure out the parents of Ellis Campbell b 1804 in VA. DNA on 23&me.com keeps leading us to a Campbell/Gillespie connection. Would like to share.

October 24, 2013 at 6:08 pm