Family History Library to offer several free webinars in September

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City will present several free webinars in September. All times listed are Eastern Time.

Thursday, Sept. 6 – 3 p.m. – German Civil Registration

Thursday, Sept. 13 – 3 p.m. – U.S. Research; Mid-Atlantic

Thursday, Sept. 20 – 3 p.m. – England and Wales Civil Registration

Friday, Sept. 21 – 1:30 p.m. – Finding Your Hispanic Ancestors on FamilySearch.org

To attend any of these webinars, go to: https://s3.amazonaws.com/ps-services-us-east-1-914248642252/s3/research-wiki-elasticsearch-prod-s3bucket/images/a/aa/9-Sep_2018.pdf and click on the appropriate date.

Family History Library to offer free webinars in August

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City will present several free webinars in August.
All times listed are Eastern Time.

Thursday, August 2 – 3 p.m. – Calendar Changes in France, Germany, Switzerland and the Low Countries

Thursday, August 9 – 3 p.m. – U.S. Research: Midwest Region

Thursday, August 16 – 3 p.m. – England Non-Conformist Church Records

Thursday, August 23 – 3 p.m. – Swedish Moving Records

Thursday, August 30 – 3 p.m. – Genetic Genealogy: An Introduction to DNA

Thursday, August 30 – 4:15 p.m. – DNA: I’ve Tested, Now What?

To attend any of these webinars, go to: https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars and click on the August calendar

Family History Library offers free webinars in June

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City will be offering several free webinars for the month of June. All times listed are Eastern Time.

Thursday, June 7 – 3 p.m. – Using German Address Books to Locate Records

Thursday, June 14 – 3 p.m. – U.S. Research: Mountain West Region

Thursday, June 21 – 3 p.m. – Scottish Clans and Naming Patterns

Thursday, June 28 – 3 p.m. – Finding an Ancestor’s Place of Origin in Norway

To attend any of these webinars, go to: June webinar calendar

Free webinars offered by the Family History Library in May

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City will present several free webinars in May. All times listed are Eastern Time.

Thursday, May 10 – 3 p.m. – U.S. Research – Mid-South Region

Saturday, May 19 – noon – England Church records: how to quick-find your ancestors online

Thursday, May 24 – 3 p.m. – Figure Out Place Names for Swedish Genealogy

Thursday, May 31 – 3 p.m. – OpenArch.nl website – Indexed Records for the Netherlands

To attend any of the webinars, go to: https://s3.amazonaws.com/ps-services-us-east-1-914248642252/s3/research-wiki-elasticsearch-prod-s3bucket/images/d/d9/5-May_2018.pdf

April genealogy webinars presented by Family History Library

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City will present several free webinars in April.

All times are Eastern Time.

Thursday, April 5 – 3 p.m. – Matricula Online; German and Austrian Catholic Records
Thursday, April 12 – 3 p.m. – U.S. Research: New England Region
Thursday, April 19 – 3 p.m. – Guided Research – New Tools to Simplify Genealogical Research
Tuesday, April 24 – noon – Starting Family Tree: Research Help and Searching Records
Thursday, April 26 – 3 p.m. – Calendars and Feast Days in Scandinavia

To attend any of these webinars, go to: https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

Family History Library to offer free webinars in February

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City will be offering a series of free webinars in February. All times listed are EST.

African American Mini-Series:

Thurs. Feb. 1 – 5 p.m. – Getting Started with African American Research
Thurs. Feb. 8 – 5 p.m. – Finding Helpful Resources, post-1865
Thurs. Feb. 15 – 5 p.m. – How FamilySearch.org Can Help
Thurs. Feb. 22 – 5 p.m. – Unique African American Records, post-1865

Other webinars include:
Tues. Feb. 6 – 1 p.m. – Starting Family Tree: Research Help and Searching Records
Thurs. Feb. 8 – 3 p.m. – The Research Process
Thurs. Feb. 22 – 3 p.m. – Exploring Census Records Using the Digital Archives of Norway
Tues. Feb. 27 – 1 p.m. – Starting Family Tree: Preserving Memories Using Photos and Documents

To attend any of the webinars, go to: https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars and click on the February calendar.

Family History Library to offer free webinars in November

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City will be offering free webinars during the month of November. All times are Eastern Standard Time.

Mon. Nov. 6 – 1 p.m. – Exploring Emigration Records in Norway
Mon. Nov. 6 – 3 p.m. – Beginning Swiss Research
Tues. Nov. 7 – Noon – Overview of FamilySearch.org
Thur. Nov. 9 – 11 a.m. – Immigration and Canadian Border Crossing
Thur. Nov. 9 – 1 p.m. – Swiss Census Records
Thur. Nov. 9 – 3 p.m. – Ancestors Along the Anglo-Scottish Border
Mon. Nov. 13 – Noon – Using the FamilySearch.org Catalog Effectively
Tues. Nov. 14 – 3 p.m. – England Case Study and Research Strategy
Thurs. Nov. 16 – 1 p.m. – U.S. Census Records
Thurs. Nov. 16 – 3 p.m. – Lost in London: Tracing Elusive Ancestry in London and Other Big Cities
Sat. Nov. 18 – 3 p.m. – Getting Started in Mexico? Why You Should Try Ancestry.com

To attend any of these webinars, go to: https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars and click on the November calendar.

You can also use this link to find handouts from previous webinars.

U.S. and Canada research seminar set for Oct. 16-20

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City will be hosting a United States and Canada Research Seminar on Oct. 16-20. All the webinars for the seminar are free.

Monday, Oct. 16
11 a.m. – noon: FamilySearch Catalog
12:15-1:15 p.m. – Canadian census records
1:30-2:30 p.m. – Are You Your Own Brick Wall?
3:15-4:15 p.m. – U.S. Vital Records
4:30-5:30 p.m. – U.S. Naturalization Records

Tuesday, Oct. 17
11 a.m. – noon – FamilySearch Wiki
12:15-1:15 p.m. – Canada Vital Records
1:30-2:30 p.m. – Descendancy Research
3:15-4:15 p.m. – Census Techniques/Strategies
4:30-5:30 p.m. – U.S. Probate Records

Wednesday, Oct. 18
11 a.m. – noon – FamilySearch Historical Records Collection
12:15-1:15 p.m. – Quebec Research
1:30-2:30 p.m. – U.S. Case Study
3:15-4:15 p.m. – U.S. Land Records
4:30-5:30 p.m. – Great Internet Sites for U.S. Research

Thursday, Oct. 19
11 a.m. – noon – FamilySearch Memories
12:15-1:15 p.m. – Ontario Research
1:30-2:30 p.m. – The Research Process
3:15-4:15 p.m. – Genetic Genealogy
4:30-5:30 p.m. – Using LDS Church Records

Friday, Oct. 20
11 a.m. – noon – Freedman Bureau Records
12:15-1:15 p.m. – Immigration and Canadian Border Crossings
1:30-2:30 p.m. – Ask Your U.S. and Canada Research Question
3:15-4:15 p.m. – Canada Military Records
4:30-5:30 p.m. – Over There: World War I records

You must register to attend any of the webinars. To attend via webinar, click here.

Family History Library to offer free webinars in October

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City will present several free webinars in the month of October.

Thurs., Oct. 5 – 3 p.m. – Using England Probate Records
Tues., Oct. 10 – 1 p.m. – Figuring Out Place Names for Swedish Genealogy
Tues., Oct. 10 – 3 p.m.- Criminals, Lunatics & Witches: Finding the Less Than Pleasant
in Family History
Thurs., Oct. 12 – 3 p.m. – Finding Jewish Ancestors in England
Tues., Oct. 24 – Noon – What’s New at FamilySearch
Tues., Oct. 24 – 1 p.m. – Danish Tax Records
Tues., Oct. 24 – 3 p.m. – Exploring Probate Records in Norway
Wed., Oct. 25 – 1 p.m. – Online Resources for Finnish Research
Wed., Oct. 25 – 3 p.m. – Tracing Ancestry in Ireland’s Land and Other Records
Thurs. Oct. 26 – 3 p.m. – Your British and Irish Research Questions Answered

To attend any of these webinars, go to: https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars and click on the October calendar.

Family History Library to host several webinars

The Family History Library will host a series of free webinars during the month of September.

Wed. Sept. 6 – 2 p.m. – Ask Your United States Research Question
Thur. Sept. 7 – 1 p.m. – Helpful Websites for Finding Your German Ancestor
Tues. Sept. 19 – 1 p.m. – Starting Family Tree: Research Help and Searching Records
Thur. Sept 21 – 3 p.m. – Scots-Irish Research
Thur. Sept. 28 – 1 p.m. – Finding Original Records: The Real Game of Hide and Seek
Fri. Sept 29 – 3 p.m. – Your British/Irish Research Questions Answered

To participate in any of these webinars, go to: http://media.familysearch.org/free-family-history-library-classes-and-webinars-for-september-2017/