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== Bio  ==
 
== Bio  ==
  
My name is '''Elizabeth Snow''' or '''Liz''' for short. I have always loved Family History. I grew up in Ohio with wonderful parents and 7 brothers and sisters. I have 6 children, 12 grandchildren and a great husband who supports all my family history endeavors. My husband and I now live in Utah. We have spent several of our anniversaries and birthdays at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. I have traveled to England and Spain in search of ancestors. I thoroughly love archival research where you get to see the original documents.<br>  
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My name is '''Elizabeth Snow''' or '''Liz''' for short. I have always loved Family History. I grew up in Ohio with wonderful parents and 7 brothers and sisters. I have 6 children, 13 grandchildren and a great husband who supports all my family history endeavors. My husband and I now live in Utah. We have spent several of our anniversaries and birthdays at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. I have traveled to England and Spain in search of ancestors. I thoroughly love archival research where you get to see the original documents.<br>
  
 
== Education  ==
 
== Education  ==
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''I love teaching about family history and helping others to find the connection that will spur them on to learning about and loving their own ancestors.''  
 
''I love teaching about family history and helping others to find the connection that will spur them on to learning about and loving their own ancestors.''  
  
*A Four Week Class: How To Use PAF
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*Church & Vital Records
*Church Vital Records  
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*How to do LDS Research
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*Searching LDS Membership Records Worldwide
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*Researching Ancestors in Scotland
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*Researching Ancestors in England
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*Researching Hispanic Ancestors
 
*Searching the Census on the Internet  
 
*Searching the Census on the Internet  
 
*Spanish Parish Records  
 
*Spanish Parish Records  
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*Using the FamilySearch Mobile Apps- Family Tree & Memories
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*How & Why to Use the FamilySearch - Free Partner Access
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*Descendancy Research on FamilySearch
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*How to use the Browse Records Feature on FamilySearch
 
*Family History Activities for Youth  
 
*Family History Activities for Youth  
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*Creating a Summer Bingo Program
 
*Genealogy Merit Badge  
 
*Genealogy Merit Badge  
 
*Family History Consultant- Magnifying Your Calling  
 
*Family History Consultant- Magnifying Your Calling  
 
*How to: Sign on to FamilySearch  
 
*How to: Sign on to FamilySearch  
*How to: Use the Pedigree Resource File
 
 
*Making a Sacred Book of Remembrance  
 
*Making a Sacred Book of Remembrance  
*Searching LDS Membership Records Worldwide
 
 
*How to: Teach a Family History Sunday School Class  
 
*How to: Teach a Family History Sunday School Class  
*Compiling and Sharing Family Histories<br>
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*Compiling and Sharing Family Histories  
 
*Building Your 4- generation Pedigree Chart  
 
*Building Your 4- generation Pedigree Chart  
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*Beginning Family History - Gathering What's Already Been Done  
 
*Beginning Family History - Gathering What's Already Been Done  
*Preparing Names for Temple Submission
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*Preparing Family Names to Take to the Temple  
 
*Beyond PAF: Comparing Rootsmagic, Legacy and Ancestral Quest  
 
*Beyond PAF: Comparing Rootsmagic, Legacy and Ancestral Quest  
 
*Computerized Reconstruction of a Spanish Village  
 
*Computerized Reconstruction of a Spanish Village  
 
*US State Censuses  
 
*US State Censuses  
*How to: Use the FamilySearch Research Wiki
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*How to: Use the FamilySearch Research Wii
*Using Rootsmagic 5
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*Using Rootsmagic
*Using Legacy 7.5
 
 
 
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== Experience  ==
 
== Experience  ==
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*Currently working as a Genealogist&nbsp;
 
*Currently working as a Genealogist&nbsp;
  
== Current Projects  ==
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== Current & Past Projects  ==
  
 
*Utah Wiki Project- enhancing the Utah county pages.
 
*Utah Wiki Project- enhancing the Utah county pages.

Latest revision as of 16:46, 4 February 2017

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Bio

My name is Elizabeth Snow or Liz for short. I have always loved Family History. I grew up in Ohio with wonderful parents and 7 brothers and sisters. I have 6 children, 13 grandchildren and a great husband who supports all my family history endeavors. My husband and I now live in Utah. We have spent several of our anniversaries and birthdays at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. I have traveled to England and Spain in search of ancestors. I thoroughly love archival research where you get to see the original documents.

Education

  •  BA in Family History from Brigham Young University, 2011.  

Ancestral Origins

  • England
  • Spain

Research Expertise

  • England
  • Spain
  • Hispanic Countries
  • Tracing LDS families

Contact Info

blsnow99@gmail.com

Classes I Have Taught

I love teaching about family history and helping others to find the connection that will spur them on to learning about and loving their own ancestors.

  • Church & Vital Records
  • How to do LDS Research
  • Searching LDS Membership Records Worldwide
  • Researching Ancestors in Scotland
  • Researching Ancestors in England
  • Researching Hispanic Ancestors
  • Searching the Census on the Internet
  • Spanish Parish Records
  • Using the FamilySearch Mobile Apps- Family Tree & Memories
  • How & Why to Use the FamilySearch - Free Partner Access
  • Descendancy Research on FamilySearch
  • How to use the Browse Records Feature on FamilySearch
  • Family History Activities for Youth
  • Creating a Summer Bingo Program
  • Genealogy Merit Badge
  • Family History Consultant- Magnifying Your Calling
  • How to: Sign on to FamilySearch
  • Making a Sacred Book of Remembrance
  • How to: Teach a Family History Sunday School Class
  • Compiling and Sharing Family Histories
  • Building Your 4- generation Pedigree Chart
  • Beginning Family History - Gathering What's Already Been Done
  • Preparing Family Names to Take to the Temple
  • Beyond PAF: Comparing Rootsmagic, Legacy and Ancestral Quest
  • Computerized Reconstruction of a Spanish Village
  • US State Censuses
  • How to: Use the FamilySearch Research Wii
  • Using Rootsmagic

Experience

  • 2004- Research at National Archives in England
  • 2007- BYU Field Study - Spain
  • 2009- BYU Field Study - England and Spain
  • Currently working as a Genealogist 

Current & Past Projects

  • Utah Wiki Project- enhancing the Utah county pages.
  • Village Reconstruction Project- I am  working on a Village Reconstruction project in Spain, in the small town of Garganta la Olla, the birth place of my great-grandfather Meliton Gonzalez Trejo. You can read about that project on my website sites.google.com/site/gargantalaollaspain/ The goal of this project is to reconstruct the 500+ families that lived there prior to the Parish records before 1600. 

Organizations and Associations

  • DUP- Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Camp Historian
  • Mormon History Association
  • Utah Genealogical Association
  • Meliton Gonzalez Trejo Family Organization, President & Genealogist
  • Emuel and Rozella Hancock Trejo Family Organization, Genealogist
Utah GA Logo.jpg This user is a member of the Utah Genealogical Association.
Utah flag.png This user is a participant in WikiProject Utah.