Each month, FamilySearch publishes a list of new changes and updates to the FamilySearch.org website. This list includes changes to Family Tree as well as other parts of FamilySearch.org. In some cases, these changes will also be published as individual articles where the need to do so exists. Full Story
by Miryelle Resek What happens when you mix desserts, a family-run business, and an innovative entrepreneur? You get a family-friendly television show known for extreme customer requests and stunning results.
On Saturday, February 11, 2017, Kalani Sitake, head coach of the Brigham Young University football team will grace the RootsTech stage as keynote speaker at Family Discover Day. Sitake, who is widely recognized for his success on the football field as a player and a coach, is expected to inspire the RootsTech audience with stories of faith, football, and family. Full Story
Family History Month is well underway, but there’s still plenty of time to infuse your life with profound connections from your family’s past. While FamilySearch is always here to help you make progress researching your family tree, this four-part blog series is about more roundabout ways to strengthen generational bonds. Next up: a road trip […]
Dia de los Muertos, or “Day of the Dead,” is a day to celebrate and remember family members and loved ones who have died. It is a popular holiday that is celebrated in many parts of the world, especially in Mexico. It is typically celebrated on November 1 and 2 throughout Mexico, Central and South America, Spain, and the Philippines and in parts of the United States with high Latino populations. Full Story
Yes, you heard correctly. LeVar Burton is coming to RootsTech 2017. On Friday, February 10, 2017, the wildly popular actor, producer, and director will grace the stage at RootsTech, the world’s largest family history and technology conference.
November Family History Library Webinars offer a variety of classes covering topics on everything from researching worldwide localities to the learning basics of FamilySearch products. To access the webinar, go to the web link below and click on the word Webinar to enter the classroom. Full Story
In honor of Family History Month, we’ve compiled a four-part series to share small and simple ways to weave family history moments into present experiences. If you missed it, go back and read “Small and Simple Ways to Celebrate Family History Month: How Do I Love Thee?”
In a day when we seem to be exposed to a never-ending stream of reality shows, Como Cheguei Aqui? (How Did I Get Here?) is a reality show that offers a refreshing change. It features six young Brazilian contestants ranging in ages from 16 to 29 who begin a journey of self-discovery. By the end of this series, these six contestants will learn a lot more about their own lives and the lives of the families they come from. If you know anyone who speaks Spanish or Portuguese, this is a program to share with them. They will be glad you did. Full Story