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Climb Over Your Brick Walls—Finding Orphans and Their Records, Part 1 of 3

In Climb Over Your Brick Walls—Finding Orphans and Their Records (Part 1), learn how to discover orphans and orphanages or other children's homes....

Demo: How to Find Ancestors in Historical Genealogies

In this demo, we'll walk through the various types of collections found in the Genealogies database and how to find ancestors in historical...

The Family Connections Experiment

Introducing the 21 Day Family Connections Experiment. Created in 2020 at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, a social experiment exploring the...

Sharing Family Stories—a Powerful Way to Build Connections

Shaye Bastian and Maryn Smyth show how sharing family stories is a powerful way to create memorable experiences and build lasting connections with...

Using French Church Records

This class covers the basics of using French church records. Tips are given to help navigate French records even if you are not a French speaker....

How to Find Ancestors in Jamaica

Many people have discovered they have relatives who settled many years ago in Jamaica. Maybe a friend or client has discovered something similar...

Where’s the Proof? Organizing and Writing Genealogical Findings, Part 2

Writing well-constructed genealogical proofs to convey research findings and sound conclusions is the hallmark of an excellent genealogist. In this...

Where’s the Proof? Organizing and Writing Genealogical Findings, Part 3

Writing well-constructed genealogical proofs to convey research findings and sound conclusions is the hallmark of an excellent genealogist. In this...

Where’s the Proof? Organizing and Writing Genealogical Findings, Part 1

Writing well-constructed genealogical proofs to convey research findings and sound conclusions is the hallmark of an excellent genealogist. In this...

Demo: Tips and Tricks for Attaching Records on FamilySearch

This demo demonstrates the use of various tools and techniques to increase accuracy and efficiency when attaching people in historical records to...

Discovering Family Is the "Best Gift Ever"

In this video, Discovering Family Is the "Best Gift Ever", Brad tells his heartwarming experience of sharing family history with a new friend....

Write Away: Why Journaling Matters

Journaling is so important to help you share your story with past, present, and future generations. You have a responsibility to write your story....