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Review of Events for The Freedmen's Bureau Project

The Freedmen's Bureau Project, and online crowdsourcing initiative to transcribe historical documents, was completed in 366 days. This video shares...

Gettting Started with FamilySearch and The Freedmen's Bureau Records

Now you can connect with your Civil War era ancestors whose names are now searchable thanks to the Freedmen's Bureau Project. Create a FamilySearch...

There's My Girl

A descendent describes how learning about the faith and courage of her pioneer Relief Society ancestor has influenced her life.

The Faith to Obey

A descendent describes the characteristics of her 3rd great grandmother, Mary Isabella Hales Horn, and how this example motivates her.

Following God's Lead

A descendent describes the faith and example of her ancestor Zina D. Young and how knowing about her had blessed her life.

The Faith to Obey

A descendent describes the characteristics of her 3rd great grandmother, Mary Isabella Hales Horn, and how this example motivates her.

Motherless at 15 on the Frontier

A descendent describes the challenges faced by her 2rd great grandmother Eliza Luella Stewart Udall and how she draws strength from her example.

#familymemories

For every family history lover, there was a moment that made them realize how important it was to preserve their family memories. Learn about the...

Roger Bell - How to correct errors in the data

When a mistake is found in the data, there is now a way to contact the contributor who made the mistake and have them correct it. The messaging...

Brian Edwards - How to move forward in your FamilySearch research

The purple indicator on a page offers suggestions for actions that patrons can take to further their research. **Facebook** FamilySearch:...

Robert Kehrer - How to use un-indexed records

The searchable data on FamilySearch accounts for only about 30% of the data available. Search the images of documents with these methods. Tips for...

Brian Edwards - Starting your research where you left off

Easily pick up where you left off by visiting the History list or the drop-down menu next to the tree or person. Find it here:...