Family History

Reclaiming Identity: A Tribute to a Lost Japanese American Legacy | #Shorts | Ancestry®

Reclaiming Identity, the story of Gilbert’s journey to recover a lost part of her family history, is a short film produced by Ancestry and the...

Reclaiming Identity: A Tribute to a Lost Japanese American Legacy

April Gilbert’s great-grandfather, Wasuke Hirota, was among the over 125,000 Japanese and Japanese-American detainees during World War II. While...

Missing: Reward! Locating Widows, Spinsters, and Bachelors - Sara Cochran (29 September 2022)

Sara Cochran gives some ideas on how to find widows and unmarried children. For more information:...

Stranger Things Actor 'Matthew Modine' Discovers His New York Roots

Actor Matthew Modine discovers his family ties to New York City. It's easy to create your family tree on FamilySearch. Add what you know and see...

John Leguizamo Uncovers a Family Connection to Spanish Royalty | Finding Your Roots | Ancestry®

Encanto’s John Leguizamo uncovers a magical story of his family’s connection to Spanish royalty on PBS’ Finding Your Roots with Dr. Henry Louis...

Discover Your Family's Wartime Story | How-to | Ancestry® Canada

Here are some tips to help you discover your family’s wartime stories with Ancestry. Visit Ancestry.ca to explore the collections noted in the...

How Ancestry Helps You Search | Between the Leaves with The Barefoot Genealogist | Ep 7 | Ancestry®
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Ever wonder how the family history magic unfolds at Ancestry®? Join The Barefoot Genealogist, Crista Cowan, for a peek between the leaves of how we...

Should You Upgrade Your Computer? - James Tanner (25 Sep 2022)

James Tanner talks about some important considerations when deciding whether or not you need a new computer. Handout

How to Write Your Family’s Social History – Jerroleen Sorensen (25 Sep 2022)

Putting Your Ancestors into Historical Context: How to Write Your Family’s Social History – Jerroleen Sorensen (25 Sep 2022) In this class,...

Intermediate (for LDS) 3: Mysteries of the Change Log Revealed - Kathryn Grant (25 Sep 2022)

Kathryn Grant explains what the change log is, why it's important and how to use it. Handout:...

Instructions for the Wolverine Data Film2digital Moviemaker Pro 8mm and Super 8 Converter

"Instructions For The Wolverine Data Film2digital Moviemaker-Pro 8mm and Super 8 Converter-James Tanner (24 Sep 2022)" This video provides...

Southern Research Part 1: Historical Context & Census Records - Laura Lefler (22 September 2022)

Laura Lefler explains the context for why Southern research is sometimes difficult and how you can use available resources like the census. For...