Riverton FamilySearch Library/Saturday Seminar

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3740 West Market Center Drive
(13175 South)

Riverton, Utah 84065-8026

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Saturday Seminar

The library offers a free seminar the third Saturday of each month, except for December and February.

The keynote address starts at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 10:00 a.m.

Following this session attendees are offered additional choices of presentations at both 10:10 and 11:10 a.m.


Next Seminar, Saturday, January 19, 2019:  9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Keynote Speaker: Zachary Hamilton, Professional researcher and genealogist with Ancestry ProGenealogist, the official client research and consulting firm of Ancestry.com.

“AncestryDNA: A More Complete Story of You”

10:10 – 11:00 a.m. Choose one of the following four classes:

“DNA Decoded: Case Studies Using AncestryDNA" by Zachary Hamilton

“Why We Want a Tree in Ancestry.com” by Art Robbins“

  • “U.S. Territorial, State and Local Census + Colonial Records" by Laurie Castillo

“Basic Computer Skills" by Kenneth Spencer

11:10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Choose one of the following four classes:

“Power of Probates" by Zachary Hamilton 

“Transferring Sources & Data Between Ancestry.com and FamilySearch” by Art Robbins         

“U.S. Vital Records on the Internet-Lesser Known Sources" by Laurie Castillo

“Photos and Basic Graphic Arts" by Kenneth Spencer


Check this page again for any presentation changes.


November 17, 2018 Handouts

"All You Need to Know about Immigration Records" - Colleen Stutz

"United States Records and Resources" - Colleen Stutz

"I Didn’t Know You Could Search Like That!" - Debbie Gurtler

"Searching for Hispanic Ancestors?" - Debbie Gurtler

"What Can I Do in Family History?" - Douglas Grimshaw

"Writing Family Histories" - Douglas Grimshaw

"Basic Search Methods for “FamilySearch Wiki” - Lee Trip

Past Seminar Handouts

Click here to view handouts from the previous six months - (May 2018 through October 2018)

Maintained by: Elder Tom Stubben

Last modified: 11/17/18