About

Kathleen Cogbill Warr is originally from Fort Smith, Arkansas, but currently lives in Falls Church, VA. The name OLD DEAD PEOPLE came about because her mother kept asking her how her gerontology was going. Kathleen would have to remind her that she was working on the families OLD DEAD PEOPLE not the old living people.


AWARDS
Daughters of the American Revolution – DC Division – Volunteer Genealogist Award 2011

SOCIETY OFFICER POSITIONS
Daughters of the American Revolution – District of Columbia Division – Volunteer Genealogist Committee Chair (2016-2018)
Daughters of the American Revolution – Judge Lynn Chapter – Chapter Registrar (2009-2011 & 2015-present)
United Daughters of the Confederacy – District of Columbia Division – 2nd Vice President (2014-2016)
Children of the American Revolution – Los Angeles-Eschscholtzia Chapter – Senior Society Registrar (2012-2013)
United Daughters of the Confederacy – District of Columbia Division – Division Corresponding Secretary (2010-2014)
United Daughters of the Confederacy – Matthew Fontaine Maury #2421 Chapter- Chapter President & Chapter Registrar (2013-2016)
United Daughters of the Confederacy – Robert E. Lee #644 Chapter – Chapter President (2010-2011)

LINEAGE SOCIETY MEMBER
National Society Daughters of the American Colonists – District of Columbia Society (2012-present)
National Society United States Daughters of 1812 – District of Columbia Society (2012-present)
Daughters of the American Revolution – Judge Lynn Chapter (2009- present)
United Daughters of the Confederacy – Matthew Fontaine Maury #2421 Chapter (2012-present)
United Daughters of the Confederacy – Robert E. Lee #644 Chapter (2010-2012)

HISTORICAL ORGANIZATIONS
Arkansas Genealogical Society
Association of Professional Genealogist
Fairfax County Genealgocial Society
Mississippi Coast Genealogical and Historical Society
National Genealogical Society
New England Historic Genealogical Society
Utah Genealogical Association
Virginia Genealogical Society

EDUCATION / TRAINING
Master of Fine Arts, Yale University School of Drama – Stage Management
DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) Genealogical Education Program I, II, III, and DNA
DAR 4 Day Genealogist Consultant Training Program – Washington, DC
NIGR (National Institute on Genealogical Research) National Archives – Washington, DC
Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy – Salt Lake City, UT

OTHER ORGANIZATIONAL GROUPS
Alpha Chi Omega National Fraternity – Alumni