Nordic Family History conference set for Sept. 11-15

The Family History Library will host a Nordic Family History Conference on Sept 11-15, 2017. You don’t have to be in Salt Lake City to attend. All the workshops can be attended online. All times listed are Eastern Standard Time.

You must register to attend the webinars. When registering, check all of the boxed you wish to attend. To register, go to:

The following programs will be offered:

Monday, Sept. 11
11 a.m. – noon – Learn What’s Coming in Nordic Records
12:15-1:15 p.m. – Nordic Records on FamilySearch
3:15-4:15 p.m. – Exploring Feast-Day Calendars
4:30-5:30 p.m. – Scandinavian-American Resources

Tuesday, Sept. 12
11 a.m. – noon – What’s New in ArkivDigital
12:15-1:15 p.m. – Name Searchable Databases in ArkivDigital
3:15-4:15 p.m. – Swedish Naming Customs
4:30-5:30 p.m. – Military Records on ArkivDigital

Wednesday, Sept. 13
11 a.m. – noon – Probate Laws and Records for Swedish Genealogy
12:15-1:15 p.m. – Databases for Swedish Genealogy
3:15-4:15 p.m. – Introduction to Icelandic Church and Census Records
4:30-5:30 p.m. – Finnish Immigration and Methodology

Thursday, Sept. 14

11 a.m. – noon – Norwegian Church Records
12:15-1:15 p.m. – Norway Marriage Traditions and Records
3:15-4:15 p.m. – Lensrekneskapsboker in Norway
4:30-5:30 p.m. – Norwegian Migration and Immigration

Friday, Sept. 15
11 a.m. – noon – Danish Estates
12:15-1:15 p.m. – Little Used records on Arkivalieronline
3:15-4:15 p.m. – Painting a Picture of Your Danish Ancestors
4:30-5:30 p.m. – Research in Copenhagen

Nordic family history conference to take place Oct. 17-21

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City will be presenting a Nordic Family History Conference on Oct. 17-21. You don’t have to attend in person to benefit from the conference. Free webinars are being offered for all the programs.

You must pre-register online for the webinars and check ALL of the boxes you wish to attend. There will be five programs each day beginning at 11 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. Program topics will include general information on Nordic research (on Monday) as well as programs for Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, and Finnish research.

To see the schedule of programs, go to:

To register for conference programs, go to: