The influence of strong, faithful women has been felt throughout history and continues to bless countless lives around the world. Who are the women that shaped your family? Do you know their stories? Do you know what their lives were like? If not, celebrate Women’s History Month this March by learning about the inspiring women […]
Reality TV wasn’t my thing until I saw Relative Race for the first time. Now, after waiting a year, the third season is finally slated to begin on Sunday, March 4 at 9:00 p.m. eastern time (7:00 p.m. mountain time) on BYUtv. I can’t wait! From the first episode, I was hooked on the family […]
Español Locating your Mexican ancestors has never been easier. In a partnership with Ancestry.com, FamilySearch has added 65 million new historic Mexico records, making 200 million more names searchable. The new records are now available through Ancestry.com, FamilySearch.org (for LDS subscribers), and over 5,000 FamilySearch centers worldwide. Search the new family history records in the […]
We hear the word “indexing” thrown around a lot when we’re talking about family history. In fact, in their presentation at RootsTech 2017, President and Sister Nelson challenged people to make a sacrifice of time to participate in temple and family history work, including indexing. They shared the experience of three young family members, Natalie, […]
You probably know people who are avid obituary readers. They regularly scan their local papers, looking for people they know. While reading about other people’s deaths might strike you as an unusual hobby, the truth is that every family researcher should become an avid obituary reader. The reason is simple: obituaries are potentially the most […]
by Rachel Coleman Knowing, recording, and preserving your family history directly impacts you, your family, and even future generations of people you may never know. Find out how and why family history matters.
by Annie Merrell Have you ever made it to the end of the day and wondered, “Where did all my time go?” Does family history frequently get pushed down on your to do list? Are you looking for simple ways to connect with your past and dive into the fun of family history? If you […]