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A FamilySearch Account is the sign in credentials (user name and password) required to to use FamilySearch online resources.
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A FamilySearch Account is the sign in credentials (user name and password) required to to use FamilySearch online resources. There is no cost for a FamilySearch account.
  
There is no cost for a FamilySearch account
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To register for an account:
 
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*Users must have a valid email address, and will need to be able to receive and respond to an email confirmation before being able to utilize a newly created account; or,
*Users must have a valid email address, and will need to be able to receive and respond to an email confirmation before being able to utilize a newly created account.  
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* Users must have a cell phone with texting service. Texting fees may apply as required by a user's phone plan.  
 
 
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Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can use their [http://www.lds.org/?lang=eng LDS.org] account login and password to access FamilySearch resources.
 
Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can use their [http://www.lds.org/?lang=eng LDS.org] account login and password to access FamilySearch resources.
For more information, see [https://ident.familysearch.org/cis-web/pages/registration/fs_account.html FamilySearch Account]
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For more information, see [https://familysearch.org/register/1?state=https:%2F%2Ffamilysearch.org%2F FamilySearch Account]
 
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For help creating a FamilySearch account, see [https://contact.familysearch.org/account.htm FamilySearch Account help]
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For help creating a FamilySearch account or addressing any LDS.org account rollover issues, see [https://contact.familysearch.org/account.htm FamilySearch account help]<br>
 
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Access to a FamilySearch account allows a user to:
 
*view images for certain restricted collections at FamilySearch.org  
 
*view images for certain restricted collections at FamilySearch.org  
 
*make edits in the FamilySearch Research Wiki  
 
*make edits in the FamilySearch Research Wiki  

Revision as of 04:11, 1 October 2016

A FamilySearch Account is the sign in credentials (user name and password) required to to use FamilySearch online resources. There is no cost for a FamilySearch account.

To register for an account:

  • Users must have a valid email address, and will need to be able to receive and respond to an email confirmation before being able to utilize a newly created account; or,
  • Users must have a cell phone with texting service. Texting fees may apply as required by a user's phone plan.

Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can use their LDS.org account login and password to access FamilySearch resources. For more information, see FamilySearch Account
For help creating a FamilySearch account or addressing any LDS.org account rollover issues, see FamilySearch account help
Access to a FamilySearch account allows a user to:

  • view images for certain restricted collections at FamilySearch.org
  • make edits in the FamilySearch Research Wiki
  • order microfilm for use at family history centers
  • index records (FamilySearch Indexing)