Family History Library Classes and Webinars

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Welcome to the Family History Library Classes and Webinars page. On this page you will find a list of all the class schedules as well as webinars that will be taught. A webinar is a class that is broadcasted over the internet, anyone interested can attend. In order to attend a webinar find the class from the below list. The classes are organized according to geographical region. Once you find the class you are interested in, click on the title to enter the online webinar room. Please make sure your headphones or speakers are connected BEFORE you enter the webinar room. We recommend that you enter the webinar about 15-20 minutes before the start time. This will help ensure that your sound is working before the webinar begins. If you would like to download the Handout click on the word “Click Here” next to the title of the class.

In order to view past webinars, you can scroll down to the Past Webinars section or click here.

All class times are scheduled in Mountain Time.

Class Schedules

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Nordic Family History Conference
In order to attend these classes you must register. To attend in person click here. If you are going to attend online click here. When registering please check ALL of the boxes you wish to attend. We will use Eventbrite to process your registration. Your information will be processed in accordance with their privacy policy located at Eventbrite's Privacy Policy.
TIME Monday, 17 October Tuesday, 18 October Wednesday, 19 October Thursday, 20 October Friday, 21 October
9:00-10:00 AM MDT Best Practices for Nordic Ancestors in FamilySearch Family Tree Research Your Swedish Heritage Using Arkiv Digital Moving and Migration in Swedish Records Danish Church Record Research: A Case Study How to Find Ancestors in the Norwegian Digital Archives
10:15-11:15 PM AM MDT Feast Dates and Calendars Figure Out Place Names for Swedish Genealogy Jurisdictions for Swedish Genealogy Using Witnesses to Find Your Danish Ancestors Norwegian Military Records
11:30 AM-12:30 PM MDT FamilySearch Wiki for Nordic Countries Using Name Searchable Registers in Arkiv Digital Learn by Doing: Mistaken Identity of Johanna Andersdotter (LAB) Danish Probate Records Understanding Probate Records in Norway
2:00-3:00 PM MDT Scandinavian Handwriting, part 1 Parish Record Substitution Danish Military Research Research in Copenhagen Finding Ancestors in Online Norwegian Farm Books
Finland: An Introduction to Finnish Church Record Online Resources
3:15-4:15 PM MDT Scandinavian Handwriting, part 2 Introduction to Swedish Estate Inventories An Introduction to Danish Census Records Introduction to Danish Land Records The Norwegian Emigration Experience
Finland: A Case Study Using Hiski and Digitized Online Church Records

Upcoming Webinars

Past Webinars

All of the past webinars are organized by region of the world. In order to view a past webinar, click on the word show next to the country of interest. You will then need to locate the desired title and click on it. Some areas, such as England, Wales, etc., are subheadings under a larger heading (i.e. British Isles). If you would like to download the handout click on the word “Handout” next to the title of the class.




Latin America

North America