The Family History Library Announces Free Classes—June, 2015

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During the month of June, 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.

June 4: Danish Research—Using Multiple Record Types to Find Your Family Webinar. This class starts at 7:00 P.M.

June 11: American Indian Research Webinar. This webinar starts at 6:00 P.M.

June 13: Hispanic Online Resources (in English) Webinar. This webinar starts at 1:00 P.M.

June 17: Preserving Our Slovak Roots in the 21st Century Webinar. This webinar starts at 11:00 A.M.

June 20: Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge (1 1/2 hr). To register, call 1-801-240-4673 at least one week prior to the workshop to find out which requirements should be completed before attending. This class starts at 10:00 A.M.

June 20: Spanish Series Webinars. Class include: La Información Matrimonial, Los Registros de Aspirantes al Sacerdocio y Limpiezas de Sangre, and Las Capellanias y Cofradias. These webinars goes from 1:00 –4:00 P.M.

June 23: Case History: How to Find Ancestors in Digitalarkivet of Norway Webinar. This class starts at 7:00 P.M.

June 23: British classes:  Connecting British and Irish Families Using the “Big 4” Records Types. This class begins at 11:00 A.M.  Understand What England Church Records Are Online. This class begins at 1:00 P.M.

June 24: German classes:Researching Volga Germans—This class begins at 1:00 P.M. Researching South Russia Germans—This class begins at 2:00 P.M.

June 25: British classes: 11:00 A.M. A Royal Flush or Not? Royalty, Nobility, and Gentry Differences; 1:00 P.M. Who’s the Father? Finding the Fathers of Illegitimate Children in England.

June 25: African American Research: Using Plantation Records Webinar. This webinar starts at 6:00 P.M

June 25: Hamburg Passenger Lists Webinar. This webinar starts at 7:00 P.M

June 27: German Research Series.Learning to Read Old German Script(2 hours) and Extracting Information from German Church and Civil Records. Classes are from 9:15 A.M.–12:15 P.M.

Instructions for attending webinars can be viewed by going to Click the Search link. Select Wiki. Type Family History Library in the search field and click the top entry (Family History Library). Click link 2.2 (Live Online Classes) for details. Scroll to find the desired date and class and click on the link to get information about attending the class or webinar online.


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