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{{FHCpage|location=Utah}}Serving the Salt Lake Millcreek and Granite Park LDS Stakes in South Salt Lake area.  
 
{{FHCpage|location=Utah}}Serving the Salt Lake Millcreek and Granite Park LDS Stakes in South Salt Lake area.  
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[[Image:Millcreek_Family_History_Center_left_side.jpg|right|300px]]<br>
  
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
  
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
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'''Location Map:'''  
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:*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=4220+Jeannine+Drive,+Salt+Lake+City,+UT+84107&hl=en&ll=40.679255,-111.878951&spn=0.013816,0.014548&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=58.206849,59.589844&oq=4220+South+Jeannine+Dr,+Salt+Lake+City,+UT+84107&hnear=4220+Jeannine+Dr,+Salt+Lake+City,+Utah+84107&t=m&z=16 Location on Map]
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:*4220 South Jeannine Dr (420 E), Salt Lake City, UT 84107
  
*'''Address:''' 4220 South Jeannine Dr (420 E), Salt Lake City, UT 84107
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'''Phone:''' 801-264-4052
*Entrance at the back of the building (west side). &nbsp;If the door is locked, please ring the doorbell on the right side of the door.''<br>''
 
*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=4220+Jeannine+Drive,+Salt+Lake+City,+UT+84107&hl=en&ll=40.679255,-111.878951&spn=0.013816,0.014548&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=58.206849,59.589844&oq=4220+South+Jeannine+Dr,+Salt+Lake+City,+UT+84107&hnear=4220+Jeannine+Dr,+Salt+Lake+City,+Utah+84107&t=m&z=16 Location on Map]
 
  
'''Phone:&nbsp;'''801-264-4052
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:UT_SaltLakeMillcreek@ldsmail.net UT_SaltLakeMillcreek@ldsmail.net]
  
'''E-mail:'''&nbsp;millcreek.familyhistorycenter@gmail.com&nbsp;<br>
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'''MFHC Lead Temple and Family History Consultants: Wayne and Jenene Jepsen"'''  
  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
  
*'''Tuesday:''' 1:00 to 9:00 PM
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:*'''Tuesday and Wednesday''' 1:00 to 9:00pm.
*'''Wednesday:''' 1:00 to 9:00 PM
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:*'''Training /Classes:'''Thursday: 2:00pm. - 9:00pm.
*'''Thursday:''' 3:00 to 9:00 PM
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:*'''For an appointment, please contact the temple and family history consultant - center in advance at 1 801-264-4052.'''
*Also Open by Appointment
 
  
'''Holiday Schedule:''' Closed for holidays and last two weeks of December.  
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'''Holiday Schedule:'''
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:*'''Closed for holidays and last two weeks of December.
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/566704583480954 Friends of Millcreek Family History Center Facebook Group]
  
 
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
  
==== Upcoming Events ====
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====== [https://calendar.google.com/calendar/embed?src=millcreek.familyhistorycenter%40gmail.com&ctz=America/Denver Link for Millcreek Family History Center Google Calendar]  ======
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== Workshops and Training  ==
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=== Training Courses for Temple and Family History Consultants ===
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MFHC is creating online courses to help Temple and Family History Consultants and their Priesthood leadership to be better prepared to meet the needs of the patrons (both LDS Church members and other people in the community) in their temple and family history work.
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* Created with Adobe Captivate 9, software used to create interactive courses in schools and universities, etc.
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* Provides way to organize, plan, and show progress in training.
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* Links to tutorials already created by FamilySearch, Ancestry, Legacy Family Tree and other resources.
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* Supplemented with original tutorials to clarify common concerns.
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* Allows for practice and recording progress.
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* Progress can be shared with priesthood leadership and supervisors.
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* Can be used independently or with support from training staff at MFHC.
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Introduction video about Beginning Temple & Family History Consulting Course
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==== Beginning Temple & Family History Consulting Course ====
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# Why We Do Family History
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# Responsibilities of Temple and Family History Consultant (TFHC) and Priesthood Leadership
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# Setting Up TFHC Goals and Training Schedule – What Resources Available
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# Principles of Helping Effectively
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# Identifying the Needs of the Patron and Plan to Reach the Patron’s Goal
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# Helping Set Up Accounts for FamilySearch and Partner Access
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# Gathering Family History: Box Method, Booklet, Journal, etc.
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# Understand the Different Types of Family Trees, Limitations and Advantage of Each Type and Why to Use Them Together for Greater Success
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# Overview of FamilySearch Family Tree
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# Adding Data, Adding Relationships, and Sourcing
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# Introduction to Avoiding and Fixing Errors
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# Searching for Sources and Attaching to Individuals and Families
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# Introduction to Correcting and Merging
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# Requesting Ordinances and Managing Ordinance Lists on FamilySearch
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# Introduction to Using FamilySearch Research Wiki
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# Creating Trees on Partner Websites like Ancestry.com
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# Finding Additional Help for Patron’s Questions
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# Synchronizing between FamilySearch Family Tree and Partner Family Trees
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# Memories: Pictures, Stories and Documents, Audio
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# Learning What Is New on FamilySearch
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=== Temple and Family History Consultant Training Classes ===
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(All consultants and priesthood leaders welcome.)
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*4th Thursday of each month 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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===== '''Topics for March - June Monthly Classes:''' =====
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* June 29: "Solving Family History Problems"
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* July 27: “Role-playing Family History Callings”
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* August 24: "Where Can I Learn That, and Then Do That"
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* September 28: “Fulfilling the Reason for Family History Workshop”
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* October 26: "Solving Family History Problems"
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[https://goo.gl/forms/W4qp3G4yFVvIA2xf1 Register for Training]: https://goo.gl/forms/W4qp3G4yFVvIA2xf1
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=== Computer/Electronic Device Workshops  ===
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*How to Do That Thingy on the Computer
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*How to Do That Thingy on the Smart Phone/Mobile Device
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*How to Do That Thingy on the Tablet, etc.
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Thursdays 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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=== Family Tree Workshops  ===
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#FamilySearch Family Tree (FS FT)
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#Ancestry Family Tree (AFT)
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#Legacy Family Tree (LFT)
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Learn at your own pace and with your own family history goals.
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[https://www.dropbox.com/s/v7yziz9gooijua1/LegacyFamilyHistoryWorkshopFlyer2.pdf?dl=0 Click on the link for some possible topics.]
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Thursdays 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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[https://goo.gl/forms/HLiFZTrIopAR76ms1 Schedule one hour sessions for individualized training] [https://goo.gl/forms/HLiFZTrIopAR76ms1]
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=== Family History Classes&nbsp;  ===
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See weekly topics in the Calendar.
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*Thursdays 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
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===== '''Topics for March to June Monthly Classes:'''  =====
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* June 29: "Solving Family History Problems"
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* July 27: “Basic Training for FamilySearch”
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* August 24: "Where Can I Learn That, and Then Do That"
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* September 28: "How to Use Ancestry DNA Results to Grow My Tree"
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* October 26: "Solving Family History Problems"
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[https://goo.gl/forms/nJ4yGaktNQON07rA3 Register for Class]: <br>
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===== Topics from Previous Classes:  =====
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'''“Basic Training for FamilySearch”'''<br>Hands-on instruction to access and use FamilySearch applications including FS Family Tree, FS Wiki, FS Record Search, Training and Tutorials, etc. Addressing the specific needs of the patrons.
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<br>'''“Synchronizing between FamilySearch, Legacy Family Tree,&nbsp;and Ancestry Family Trees”'''<br>How to use the amazing new features in free LDS accounts for Ancestry.com to synchronize individuals and research between both our Ancestry Family Tree and FamilySearch Family Tree. This increases the power and efficiency of our work and helps us share the work with others more effectively.
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<br>'''“Adding Memories and Documents to Online Trees”'''<br>Review of scanning options at MFHC. How to add pictures, documents, letters, and other digital images to online family trees, as well as writing stories or transcriptions of such things as obituaries to document our ancestors’ lives. Touch on adding sources.
  
*Salt Lake Millcreek&nbsp;Family History Center Workshop cancelled for 2012
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<br>'''“Solving Family History Problems”''' <br>We will help solve some of the problems submitted to us ahead of time. Some tricks and tips on how to avoid creating problems for yourself and those with whom you share your work.<br>
*In it's place will be an ice cream bash, to be held immediately when we reach our goal of indexing&nbsp;500,000 name for the year 2012.
 
  
*Workshop training can be accessed at the Riverton Stake Family History Center.
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'''“Adding Sources to Family Trees”'''<br>Review of how to add sources to FamilySearch Family Tree, Ancestry Trees and Legacy Family Tree and methods to share/synchronize between them. Best practices for sourcing and how to use sources to correct and expand research.<br> 
  
==== Class Schedule  ====
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*Thursday 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
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=== Staff Meetings  ===
  
Thursday afternoon - family history consultant training<br>(priesthood leaders also welcome).
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TBA -&nbsp;
  
 
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=== Center Resources  ===
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== Center Resources  ==
  
 
==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''FamilySearch Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.  
 
:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
 
:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
  
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==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
:*''(Include the resources you have to help individuals do their research - computers, microfilm readers, printers, etc. )''
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:*PC computers with internet access
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:*Wireless internet access for patron laptops, tablets, and mobile devices
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:*Microfiche reader
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:*Microfilm reader
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:*Laser printers (5 cents per copy)
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:*Scanner/Copier/Printer with Automatic Document Feeder and USB drive
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:*Kodak Picture Saver Scanning System PS50
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:*FlipPal portable scanner with built-in stitching software.
  
 
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=== Center Services  ===
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== Center Services  ==
  
Refer to the [[Introduction_to_LDS_Family_History_Centers|Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;page for a general outline of what to expect at Family History Centers.<br>  
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Refer to the [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;page for a general outline of what to expect at Family History Centers.<br>  
  
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
  
''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Mesa Family History Center|Mesa]] and [[Logan Utah Family History Center|Logan]] FHC pages for examples.)''  
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''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Bountiful Utah Heights Family History Center|Bountiful]] and [[Chattanooga Tennessee Family History Center|Chattanooga]] FHC pages for examples.)''  
  
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
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== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ==
  
 
''(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)''  
 
''(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)''  
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=== Links  ===
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== Links  ==
  
 
''(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.)''  
 
''(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.)''  
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=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
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== Volunteer at the Center  ==
  
 
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''
 
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''

Latest revision as of 21:29, 25 June 2017

FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.

Serving the Salt Lake Millcreek and Granite Park LDS Stakes in South Salt Lake area.

Millcreek Family History Center left side.jpg

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

  • 4220 South Jeannine Dr (420 E), Salt Lake City, UT 84107

Phone: 801-264-4052

E-mail: UT_SaltLakeMillcreek@ldsmail.net

MFHC Lead Temple and Family History Consultants: Wayne and Jenene Jepsen"

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday and Wednesday 1:00 to 9:00pm.
  • Training /Classes:Thursday: 2:00pm. - 9:00pm.
  • For an appointment, please contact the temple and family history consultant - center in advance at 1 801-264-4052.

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed for holidays and last two weeks of December.


Friends of Millcreek Family History Center Facebook Group


Calendar and Events

Link for Millcreek Family History Center Google Calendar

Workshops and Training

Training Courses for Temple and Family History Consultants

MFHC is creating online courses to help Temple and Family History Consultants and their Priesthood leadership to be better prepared to meet the needs of the patrons (both LDS Church members and other people in the community) in their temple and family history work.

  • Created with Adobe Captivate 9, software used to create interactive courses in schools and universities, etc.
  • Provides way to organize, plan, and show progress in training.
  • Links to tutorials already created by FamilySearch, Ancestry, Legacy Family Tree and other resources.
  • Supplemented with original tutorials to clarify common concerns.
  • Allows for practice and recording progress.
  • Progress can be shared with priesthood leadership and supervisors.
  • Can be used independently or with support from training staff at MFHC.

Introduction video about Beginning Temple & Family History Consulting Course

Beginning Temple & Family History Consulting Course

  1. Why We Do Family History
  2. Responsibilities of Temple and Family History Consultant (TFHC) and Priesthood Leadership
  3. Setting Up TFHC Goals and Training Schedule – What Resources Available
  4. Principles of Helping Effectively
  5. Identifying the Needs of the Patron and Plan to Reach the Patron’s Goal
  6. Helping Set Up Accounts for FamilySearch and Partner Access
  7. Gathering Family History: Box Method, Booklet, Journal, etc.
  8. Understand the Different Types of Family Trees, Limitations and Advantage of Each Type and Why to Use Them Together for Greater Success
  9. Overview of FamilySearch Family Tree
  10. Adding Data, Adding Relationships, and Sourcing
  11. Introduction to Avoiding and Fixing Errors
  12. Searching for Sources and Attaching to Individuals and Families
  13. Introduction to Correcting and Merging
  14. Requesting Ordinances and Managing Ordinance Lists on FamilySearch
  15. Introduction to Using FamilySearch Research Wiki
  16. Creating Trees on Partner Websites like Ancestry.com
  17. Finding Additional Help for Patron’s Questions
  18. Synchronizing between FamilySearch Family Tree and Partner Family Trees
  19. Memories: Pictures, Stories and Documents, Audio
  20. Learning What Is New on FamilySearch

Temple and Family History Consultant Training Classes

(All consultants and priesthood leaders welcome.)

  • 4th Thursday of each month 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Topics for March - June Monthly Classes:
  • June 29: "Solving Family History Problems"
  • July 27: “Role-playing Family History Callings”
  • August 24: "Where Can I Learn That, and Then Do That"
  • September 28: “Fulfilling the Reason for Family History Workshop”
  • October 26: "Solving Family History Problems"

Register for Training: https://goo.gl/forms/W4qp3G4yFVvIA2xf1

Computer/Electronic Device Workshops

  • How to Do That Thingy on the Computer
  • How to Do That Thingy on the Smart Phone/Mobile Device
  • How to Do That Thingy on the Tablet, etc.

Thursdays 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Family Tree Workshops

  1. FamilySearch Family Tree (FS FT)
  2. Ancestry Family Tree (AFT)
  3. Legacy Family Tree (LFT)

Learn at your own pace and with your own family history goals.

Click on the link for some possible topics.

Thursdays 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Schedule one hour sessions for individualized training [1]

Date Time Open/Taken
June 29 1 to 2 Taken
2 to 3 Taken
3 to 4 Taken
4 to 5 Taken
5 to 6
July 13 1 to 2 Taken
2 to 3 Taken
3 to 4 Taken
4 to 5 Taken
5 to 6
July 20 1 to 2 Taken
2 to 3 Taken
3 to 4 Taken
4 to 5 Taken
5 to 6
July 27 1 to 2 Taken
2 to 3 Taken
3 to 4 Taken
4 to 5 Taken
5 to 6

Family History Classes 

See weekly topics in the Calendar.

  • Thursdays 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Topics for March to June Monthly Classes:
  • June 29: "Solving Family History Problems"
  • July 27: “Basic Training for FamilySearch”
  • August 24: "Where Can I Learn That, and Then Do That"
  • September 28: "How to Use Ancestry DNA Results to Grow My Tree"
  • October 26: "Solving Family History Problems"

Register for Class:

Topics from Previous Classes:

“Basic Training for FamilySearch”
Hands-on instruction to access and use FamilySearch applications including FS Family Tree, FS Wiki, FS Record Search, Training and Tutorials, etc. Addressing the specific needs of the patrons.


“Synchronizing between FamilySearch, Legacy Family Tree, and Ancestry Family Trees”
How to use the amazing new features in free LDS accounts for Ancestry.com to synchronize individuals and research between both our Ancestry Family Tree and FamilySearch Family Tree. This increases the power and efficiency of our work and helps us share the work with others more effectively.


“Adding Memories and Documents to Online Trees”
Review of scanning options at MFHC. How to add pictures, documents, letters, and other digital images to online family trees, as well as writing stories or transcriptions of such things as obituaries to document our ancestors’ lives. Touch on adding sources.


“Solving Family History Problems”
We will help solve some of the problems submitted to us ahead of time. Some tricks and tips on how to avoid creating problems for yourself and those with whom you share your work.

“Adding Sources to Family Trees”
Review of how to add sources to FamilySearch Family Tree, Ancestry Trees and Legacy Family Tree and methods to share/synchronize between them. Best practices for sourcing and how to use sources to correct and expand research.



Staff Meetings

TBA - 


Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • (List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.

Hardware and Equipment

  • PC computers with internet access
  • Wireless internet access for patron laptops, tablets, and mobile devices
  • Microfiche reader
  • Microfilm reader
  • Laser printers (5 cents per copy)
  • Scanner/Copier/Printer with Automatic Document Feeder and USB drive
  • Kodak Picture Saver Scanning System PS50
  • FlipPal portable scanner with built-in stitching software.

Center Services

Refer to the Introduction to LDS Family History Centers page for a general outline of what to expect at Family History Centers.

Staff Research Specialties

(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Bountiful and Chattanooga FHC pages for examples.)


Resources in the Local Area

(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)


Links

(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.)


Volunteer at the Center

(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)