May 28, 2021

Free Family History Library Webinars in June 2021

The following announcement was written by FamilySearch:

Immerse yourself in genealogy all month long by attending free FamilySearch Family History Library webinars in June 2021. Scheduled sessions will get you started with the Research Process, Research Helpand Searching Records, help Finding  Elusive Records, using the FamilySearch Catalog, Attaching SourcesMaking Corrections, and Merging Duplicates in Family Tree. A special sesson on the Family Tree App will keep Spanish speakers progressing on the mobile platform.

If you are wondering where to begin with Jewish research in Europe, a beginner session using the Knowles Collection will get you off and running, and an intermediate level class on Tracing Women in US Research will help you overcome roadblocks to your research.  A beginner level class in Chinese entitled  如何閲讀和理解中文 (How to Read and Understand Chinese) will help you interpret the records. 

No registration is required for these free online sessions. See the table of classes below for more details.

If you cannot attend a live event, most sessions are recorded and can be viewed later at your convenience at Family History Library classes and webinars

All class times are in Mountain Daylight Time (MDT).



Tue, Jun 1, 10:00 AM MDT

The Research Process, Research Help, and Searching Records on FamilySearch (Beginner)

Thu, Jun 3, 10:00 AM MDT

Forgotten Wives, Mothers, and Old Maids: Tracing Women in U.S. Research (Intermediate)

Mon, Jun 7, 10:00 AM MDT

Using the FamilySearch Catalog (Beginner)

Tue, Jun 8, 10:00 AM MDT

Tips and Tricks for Finding Elusive Records in FamilySearch (Beginner)

Thu, Jun 10, 1:00 PM MDT

Family Tree App desde cero (Spanish – Beginner)

Fri, Jun 11, 7:00 PM MDT

如何閲讀和理解中文 (一) (Beginner)

Tue, Jun 15, 10:00 AM MDT

Attaching Sources to FamilySearch Family Tree (Beginner)

Thu, Jun 17, 10:00 AM MDT

The Knowles Collection, What Is It and How Do I Use It? (Beginner)

Tue, Jun 22, 10:00 AM MDT

Merging Duplicate Records in FamilySearch Family Tree (Beginner)

Tue, Jun 29, 10:00 AM MDT

Correcting Relationships in FamilySearch Family Tree (Beginner)


Want more? Peruse over 1,000 free, on-demand sessions from RootsTech Connect 2021 to expand on topics offered.

Visit Classes and Online Webinars for more information.

About FamilySearch

FamilySearch International is the largest genealogy organization in the world. FamilySearch is a nonprofit, volunteer-driven organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Millions of people use FamilySearch records, resources, and services to learn more about their family history. To help in this great pursuit, FamilySearch and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch services and resources free online at or through over 5,000 family history centers in 129 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.