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Family History Helps


3 - Day Basic FH Course - Handouts, Powerpoint Presentations (.pdf), and Exercises


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01 Beginning Research and Organizing (PPT, 66 pp.)
01 Beginning Research Exercise
02 Searching by Surname (PPT, 56 pp.)
03 Introduction to Family Tree 2016 (PPT, 76 pp.)
03 Introduction to Family Tree Handout
04 Birth, Death and Marriage Records 2016 (PPT, 68 pp.)
04 Finding Birth, Death and Marriage Records April 2016 Exercise
05 US Census 2016
05 US Census 2016 Handout
06 Putting Photos and Documents as Memories in FS Family Tree Handout
07 Ancestry.com 2016 (PPT, 37pp.)
07 Ancestry Institution 2015 Exercise
08 Ancestry.com Successful Searching 2016 (PPT, 74 pp.)
08 Syncing Ancestry and FS Family Tree Handout
09 Church Records 2016 (PPT, 64 pp.)
09 Church Records Handout
09 Church Records Exercise
10 Attaching FS Records to Family Tree Using the Source Linker (9-3-2016)
11 Putting Documents as Sources in Family Tree 2015 Handout
12 Introduction to Indexing and Arbitration 2016 (PPT, 30 pp.)

3 - Day Advanced FH Course - "Breaking Down Brick Walls"-- Handouts, Powerpoint Presentations (.pdf), and Exercises


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01 Death Records June 2016 (PPT, 72 pp.)
01 Death Records June 2015 Exercise
02 Finding Obituaries June 2016 (PPT, 72 pp.)
02 Finding Obituary June 2016 Exercise
03 Wills and Probate Records June 2016 (PPT, 58 pp.)
03 Finding Wills final June 2016 Exercise
05 Wiki Family Search (PPT, 11 pp.)
06 Locality Survey-Family Search, Ancestry and Beyond June 2016 (PPT, 69 pp.)
06 Locality Survey 1 Page Handout
07 Finding and Merging Duplicates in Family Tree July 2016 Handout
07 Merging June 2016 Exercise
07 Fixing Relationships in Family Tree June 2016 Handout
07 Fixing Relationships in Family Tree June 2016 Exercise
08 Passenger List and Naturalization June 2016 (PPT, 66 pp.)
08 Searching Passenger and Naturalization Records June 2016 Exercise
09 Land Records June 2016 (PPT, 48 pp.)
09 Land Records Arizona June 2016 Exercise
10 Other Family History Websites Exercise
10 Other Awesome Websites 2016 (PPT, 73 pp.)
11 Brickwalls Part 1 & 2 March 2015 (PPT, 103 pp.)


Family Tree - Handouts

Putting Photos and Documents as Memories in FS Family Tree Handout
Putting Documents as Sources in Family Tree 2015 Handout
Attaching FS Records to Family Tree 9-3-2016 Handout
Finding and Merging Duplicates in Family Tree July 2016 Handout
Fixing Relationships in Family Tree June 2016 Handout