FamilySearch Historical Records for the Week Of 17 January 2022
SALT LAKE CITY, UT–FamilySearch added over one million new, free records from Find a Grave Index, and more from Canada, Bolivia, England, France,
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FamilySearch International is the largest genealogy organization in the world. FamilySearch is a nonprofit, volunteer-driven organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Millions of people use FamilySearch records, resources, and services to learn more about their family history. To help in this great pursuit, FamilySearch and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch services and resources free online at FamilySearch.org or through over 5,000 family history centers in 129 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Family History Library Free Webinars and Classes January 2022
Start out the new year with several virtual FamilySearch Family History Library Free Online Webinars. January 2022 classes include Using the FamilySearch Catalog, Research in Canada (an Introduction), and Exploring Post 1850 US Federal Census Records. If you are just getting started, a few beginner classes will get you acclimated to the Family Tree where you will learn about Attaching Sources, Merging Duplicate Individuals, Correcting Relationships, and Adding Memories.
No registration is required and class size is not limited. See the table of classes below for more details.
If you cannot attend a live event, most sessions are recorded and can be viewed later at your convenience at Family History Library classes and webinars.
All class times are in Mountain Standard Time (MST).
|DATE / TIME||WEBINAR TITLE (Level)||REGISTRATION LINK|
|Tue, Jan 4, 10:00 AM MST||Attaching Sources to FamilySearch Family Tree (Beginner)||Yes|
|Thu, Jan 6, 10:00 AM MST||Exploring Post-1850 U.S. Federal Census Records (Beginner)||Yes|
|Mon, Jan 10, 10:00 AM MST||Using the FamilySearch Catalog (Beginner)||Yes|
|Tue, Jan 11, 10:00 AM MST||Merging Duplicate Individuals in FamilySearch Family Tree (Beginner)||Yes|
|Tue, Jan 18, 10:00 AM MST||Correcting Relationships in FamilySearch Family Tree (Beginner)||Yes|
|Thu, Jan 20, 10:00 AM MST||Research in Canada: An Introduction (Beginner)||Yes|
|Tue, Jan 25, 10:00 AM MST||Adding Memories to FamilySearch Family Tree (Beginner)||Yes|
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