The Family History Library Announces Free Classes for May 2016

April 26, 2016  - by 
Family History Library Classes and Webinars

During the month of May, the Family History Library will be hosting a number of free online family history classes and webinars. These classes and webinars are designed to help individuals and families find their ancestors and teach important family history techniques. They are free to the public. Information about specific classes is listed below, as well as information on how to register for classes.

May 3- 1:00 P.M. Ireland Hands-On Case Study and Brainstorming Session Webinar

May 4- 10:00 A.M. Italian Records Indexing Webinar (1½ hours)

May 5- 10:00 A.M. Organizing Your Genealogy

May 7- 1:00 P.M. Descubre Árbol Familiar de FamilySearch Webinar

May 11- 10:00 A.M. Spanish Records Indexing Webinar (1½ hours)

May 12- 1:00 P.M. Tracing Scottish Ancestry in Nonparochial Registers Webinar

May 12- 6:00 P.M. United States Records before 1850 Webinar

May 14- 10:00 A.M. Register of Swiss Surnames Webinar

May 16- 2:00 P.M. More Irish Than the Irish themselves: The Hiberno–Norman Families

May 17- 1:00 P.M. Pennsylvania Land Records

May 18- 10:00 A.M. Portuguese Records Indexing Webinar

May 19- 10:00 A.M. Overview of American Indian Research

May 20- 11:00 A.M. Exploring Norwegian Emigration Records: Finding Place of Origin Webinar

May 20- 1:00 P.M. Exploring “Church Records” in Norway

May 21- 10:00 A.M. Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge (1½ hours) To register, call 1-801-240-4673 at least one week before the workshop to find out which requirements should be completed before attending.

May 21- 1:00 P.M. Relatives Masked in the Ancestry Indexes Webinar

May 21- 2:00 P.M. I’ve Found My Abuela in Mexico! Next Steps Webinar

May 21- 3:00 P.M. Online Resources for Mexico Webinar

May 24- 2:00 P.M. Beginning Australian Research Webinar

May 25- 10:00 A.M. French Records Indexing Webinar (1½ hours)

May 26- 12:00 P.M. United States Church and Cemetery Records Webinar

May 26- 2:00 P.M. British Research Problem Strategy Session Webinar

To join a webinar, go to the Family History Library wiki page, select a month, then scroll to find the desired class.

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  1. This is important event. I would like to be part of this. I do not know how its work. Also I found many of my family member and I still looking. I think it is a great idea for many people to have the tools to find family and places were they were born or death an also find new family members. Thank you for this oportunity,