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=== Ethnic Research Communities<br>  ===
 
=== Ethnic Research Communities<br>  ===
  
African American (United States)<br> American Indian (Southeastern United States)<br> Hispanic (Americas)
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=== North America  ===
 
=== North America  ===
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Canada<br>Canada First Nations  
 
Canada<br>Canada First Nations  
  
Alabama, United States <br>Alaska, United States<br>Arizona, United States <br>Arkansas, United States <br>California, United States <br>Colorado, United States <br>Connecticut, United States<br>Delaware, United States<br>District of Columbia, United States <br>Florida, United States <br>Georgia, United States <br>Hawaii, United States <br>Idaho, United States <br>Illinois, United States <br>Indiana, United States <br>Iowa, United States <br>Kansas, United States<br>Kentucky, United States <br>Louisiana, United States <br>Maine, United States <br>Maryland, United States<br>Massachusetts, United States <br>Michigan, United States <br>Minnesota, United States <br>Mississippi, United States <br>Missouri, United States <br>Montana, United States <br>Nebraska, United States <br>Nevada, United States<br>New Hampshire, United States <br>New Jersey, United States <br>New York, United States <br>North Carolina, United States <br>North Dakota, United States <br>Ohio, United States <br>Oklahoma, United States <br>Oregon, United States <br>Pennsylvania, United States <br>Rhode Island, United States <br>South Carolina, United States <br>South Dakota, United States <br>Tennessee, United States <br>Texas, United States <br>Utah, United States <br>Vermont, United States <br>Virginia, United States <br>Washington, United States <br>West Virginia, United States<br>Wisconsin, United States<br>Wyoming, United States''<br> ''
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=== Latin America  ===
 
=== Latin America  ===
  
Argentina<br>Mexico<br>Mexico City, Mexico <br>Venezuela<br><br>''([[#To_join_a_Skype_group:|scroll down for directions to join]])''<br>  
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Argentina<br>Mexico<br>Mexico City, Mexico <br>Venezuela<br>  
  
 
=== Europe  ===
 
=== Europe  ===
  
 
Czechoslovakia<br>Denmark<br>England<br>Finland<br>Germany/Prussia<br>Ireland<br>Italy<br>Netherlands<br>Norway<br>Poland<br>Scotland<br>Spain<br>Sweden<br>Switzerland<br>Wales  
 
Czechoslovakia<br>Denmark<br>England<br>Finland<br>Germany/Prussia<br>Ireland<br>Italy<br>Netherlands<br>Norway<br>Poland<br>Scotland<br>Spain<br>Sweden<br>Switzerland<br>Wales  
 
''([[#To_join_a_Skype_group:|scroll down for directions to join]])''
 
  
 
=== Africa  ===
 
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:#'''Join''' in the discussions! It's that easy. ([https://support.skype.com/en-us/faq/FA3271/How-do-I-send-instant-messages see instructions for sending a message])  
 
:#'''Join''' in the discussions! It's that easy. ([https://support.skype.com/en-us/faq/FA3271/How-do-I-send-instant-messages see instructions for sending a message])  
 
:#'''Learn''' more about Skype in the [http://www.skype.com/intl/en-us/support/user-guides/ Skype User's Guide].<br>
 
:#'''Learn''' more about Skype in the [http://www.skype.com/intl/en-us/support/user-guides/ Skype User's Guide].<br>
 
:Not interested in joining Skype? Try our [[Join a Facebook Research Community|Facebook Communities]] instead.
 
 
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Revision as of 04:18, 19 March 2013

FamilySearch Communities This article is about an aspect of the Genealogy Research Communities sponsored by FamilySearch.

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We are excited to announce the creation of several online research communities powered by FamilySearch, and would like to take this opportunity to invite you to join! These communities are being created to help you and others researching in the same area to:
  • Collaborate on your research
  • Ask questions of each other
  • Share knowledge you have gained as you've done your own research in that area

Scroll down for instructions to join. There are groups in the following areas:

Ethnic Research Communities

Hispanic (Americas)

North America

Canada
Canada First Nations


Latin America

Argentina
Mexico
Mexico City, Mexico
Venezuela

Europe

Czechoslovakia
Denmark
England
Finland
Germany/Prussia
Ireland
Italy
Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Scotland
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Wales

Africa

South Africa

Asia

Thailand

Oceania

Australia


To join a Skype group:

  1. Download the Skype program at Skype.com and register for an account.
  2. Send E-Mail to Research@FamilySearch.org and include your Skype username with the list of the groups you'd like to be added to. (see instructions for adding contacts in Skype)
  3. Join in the discussions! It's that easy. (see instructions for sending a message)
  4. Learn more about Skype in the Skype User's Guide.