December 03, 2021
Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day takes place on December 7. It was made a national holiday in the United States in 1994 to commemorate the thous…
February 03, 2021
We are all proud of where we come from. Whether you’re a first-generation immigrant or you have just discovered your roots by taking a DNA t…
July 20, 2019
The FamilySearch Family Tree allows you to discover more about your family, keep track of your family tree, and share what you know with oth…
December 02, 2021
FamilySearch expanded its free online archives in November of 2021 with over 28 million new indexed family history records from all over the…
December 02, 2021
The grief we experience at the loss of a loved one can be overwhelming. Perhaps you’ve felt this deep sorrow in your own life or witnessed i…
December 01, 2021
When you start seeing the promotional hype for the Summer or Winter Olympics, have you ever wondered, "When did the Olympics start?” The ans…
November 27, 2021
Listening is a skill we can learn, nurture, and improve. Active listening shows our interest in others when they share personal stories and …
November 27, 2021
We all have stories that are difficult to tell. Every family has dark moments in their history, and in some cases, we’re living those moment…
November 24, 2021
Registration for RootsTech 2022 is now open, and we are pleased to announce that this year, RootsTech's theme is "Choose Connection." Renown…
November 22, 2021
Last year, RootsTech invited the entire world to attend the free, virtual RootsTech Connect event. Over a million people from 240+ countries…
November 18, 2021
With Thanksgiving Day coming up, millions of us will soon dig into Thanksgiving and all of its tasty traditions. As you gather with family a…
November 16, 2021
Want to give a gift this holiday season related to family history? Check out these 12 genealogy gift ideas for the genealogy lover in your family!
November 12, 2021
If you should run into Scott Fisher and hear him tell folks that he is more comfortable with the dead than with the living, don’t be concern…
November 09, 2021
The War of 1812, sometimes referred to as the second war for independence, was a war between Great Britain, the newly formed United States, …
November 09, 2021
The new family groups feature makes it easy to send FamilySearch messages to a selected group of your living relatives on FamilySearch. Let’…
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