Community Calendar: Genealogy and Family History Conferences

September 3, 2016  - by 

The following is a list of selected genealogy and family history conferences and other family history related events hosted throughout the United States and around the world.





Ohio Chapter Palatines to America Fall Seminar
“Searching Your Roots in Germany”
Saturday, October 22, 2016 – Plain City, Ohio
Presenting Dr. Helmut Schmahl from the University of Mainz, Germany

Indiana State Library Genealogy and Local History Fair
Saturday, October 22, 2016

Mesa AZ FamilySearch Library Family History Conference
“Putting It All Together”
October 29, 2016, 9:00 a.m. – 4:10 p.m.
Tempe Institute of Religion, 1000 South McAllister Avenue, Tempe, Arizona

Research Like the Experts/Family History Christmas Gift Expo
November 11-12, 2016
Historic Homestead Resort
700 North Homestead Drive
Midway, Utah

Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG)
January 22-27, 2017
Hilton Salt Lake City Center
Details at

RootsTech 2017
Salt Lake City, Utah
February 8-11, 2017

38th Annual Lancaster (PA) Family History Conference
May 18-20, 2017
“New Arrivals in a New Land” A Tribute to Our 1717 Immigrant Families
Keynote address: John L. Ruth
Sponsor: Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society
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  1. My father was Albert Ernst Meissner married to Marjorie Lenore Gate. There used to be a family gathering every summer in Portland and I would like to know who is going this year.

  2. Tulsa Oklahoma East Stake, Tulsa Oklahoma Stake and Bartlesville Oklahoma Stake
    Celebrate Your Family History
    March 14, 2015

    1. Discover Your Family History
      April 23, 2016
      8:30am – 3:00pm
      Tulsa, Oklahoma
      12110 East 7th Street

      12 classes being taught live, 4 hands-on labs, 4 videos from RootsTech, 2 scanning stations to help start digitizing your family photos, more. Highlights include sessions concerning African American research, Native American research and hands-on guided research on both FamilySearch and Ancestry.

      More information and registration at https//