Kathryn Lake Hogan

ProGen Member Overview

Kathryn Lake Hogan, UE, PLCGS is a Canadian professional genealogist who revels in teaching people how to find their ancestors in Canada. She is the founder and owner of the Canadian-based genealogy business, Looking4Ancestors.

The author of research guides featuring Canadian genealogy, Kathryn has written articles for Family Tree magazine, The In-Depth Genealogist, and the Association of Professional Genealogists journal, APG Quarterly.
Kathryn is the past Dominion Genealogist of the United Empire Loyalists’ Association of Canada (UELAC), a past board member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, and the past virtual chat coordinator of Canadian studies with National Institute for Genealogical Studies. Currently, she is serving as a Director-at-Large with Ontario Ancestors.
Kathryn is the producer and host of the popular webinar series, “Genealogy with a Canadian Twist.” Recognized for her knowledge of Canadian genealogy, Kathryn is a popular speaker and instructor at genealogical conferences and institutes throughout Canada, and the United States of America.


Graduate of National Institute for Genealogical Studies: Methodology, Canadian Studies and English Studies.


Specializes in Canadian genealogy.
Does NOT accept research projects for clients but does accept appointments for Genealogical Consultation.
Speaker at genealogical conferences and events, as well as local societies since 2007.
Webinar speaker since 2012.