Candace Marx

ProGen Member Overview

Specializing in Illinois genealogy research, and offering unique, creative genealogy art and shadowboxes. I enjoy researching ancestors in the Chicagoland area, including those with Luxembourger roots. 


Boston University Genealogical Certificate (OL23), 2017
ProGen 36, 2019
Excelsior College, Introduction to Genetic Genealogy, 2021


I have been conducting client work since summer 2020- see my website, Timeless Treasure Genealogy-
Member of the Illinois State Genealogical Society Governing Board:
-Director (2018-2020)
-Marketing Chair (2018-current)
-Second Vice President (2020)
-President (Feb thru October 2021)

Publications & BLOGs

"The Widow Wins, " Illinois State Genealogical Society Quarterly vol. 50 no. 1 Spring 2018

"A Luxembourger Family Comes to America," ISGS Quarterly vol. 51 no. 2 Summer 2019- submitted to and winner of, the 2019 ASG Scholar Award

"Bicentennial Families: John White of Edwards and Wabash Counties," ISGS Quarterly vol. 52 no 1, Spring 2020

"Hugh Johnson of Clinton County: Revolutionary War Patriot, Southern Illinois Pioneer," ISGS Quarterly vol. 52 no. 3, Fall 2020

"War of 1812 Veteran and Bicentennial Pioneer: Robert Little of Johnson County," ISGS Quarterly vol. 52, no. 1, Spring 2021