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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Western European 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. We will use Eventbrite to process your registration. Your information will be processed in accordance with their privacy policy located at Click here to view Class Descriptions. PLEASE DOWNLOAD THE HANDOUTS BEFORE CLASS, EVEN IF YOU ARE ATTENDING IN PERSON! MOST CLASSES WILL NOT PROVIDE YOU WITH A HANDOUT!
TIME Monday, 15 May Tuesday, 16 May Wednesday, 17 May Thursday, 18 May Friday, 19 May
Germany France The Low Countries The Netherlands Switzerland
9:00-10:00 AM MDT Finding German Places of Origin Finding Your French Ancestors Online, part 1 (FamilySearch and Ancestry) Latin for Researchers Names in Belgium and the Netherlands Beginning Swiss Research
10:15-11:15 AM MDT Spelling Variations in German Given and Place Names Finding Your French Ancestors Online, part 2 (FranceGenWeb) Calendar Changes in France, Germany, Switzerland and the Low Countries WieWasWie, Past the Index: What to do Next Swiss Maps and Gazetteers
11:30 AM-12:30 PM MDT Meyer's Gazetteer Now Online, Indexed and Fully Searchable! Finding Your French Ancestors Online, part 3 (Geneanet) Gazetteers and Maps for Belgium, Luxembourg, and the Netherlands Dutch Provincial and City Research Swiss Archives Online Records
2:00-3:00 PM MDT German Church Records and Beyond: Deepen Your Research Using a Variety of Town Records Out of the Ashes of Paris Beginning Research in Luxembourg Dutch Research Before 1811 Swiss Census Records
3:15-4:15 PM MDT Elusive Immigrant: Methods of Proving Identity Research in Alsace-Lorraine Beginning Research in Belgium Finding Your Family in the Amazing Online Amsterdam City Archives Swiss Chorgericht Records

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Upcoming Webinars

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Past Webinars & Handouts

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. the British Isles). If you would like to download the handout click on the word “Handout” next to the title of the class. In some cases, only the handout will be available for the class. Please allow 4 weeks for recent classes and handouts to be posted in this section as all recorded classes must be edited and reviewed for content.


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Research Seminars & Conferences

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Latin America

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North America

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