In your quest to discover your family history, it might be time to take another look at FamilySearch’s online offerings. The genealogy giant’s free online databases of digitized historical documents have now surpassed 2 billion images of genealogy records with millions more being added weekly from countries around the world. The records include censuses, birth, marriage, death, court, immigration and other document types that are invaluable for individuals to make personal family history discoveries and connections. Join us for the second installment of the Natrona County Library’s 3-part series highlighting all the ways you can use FamilySearch.org to learn more about your origins. This month, put your need FamilySearch account to work and learn how to find records and sources using the search index.
- Tuesday, Feb. 11th from 5:30-7:00 pm; Let’s Begin: Setting up your free account and an introduction to using familysearch.org
- Tuesday, March 10th from 5:30-7:00pm; Finding records/sources using the index to search records.
- Tuesday April 14th from 5:50-7:00 pm; Finding elusive records/sources that do not have indexes.
Attend one or all of the programs; it is not necessary for you to attend the first in the series in order to attend the others. These programs are free and open to the public. Call 577-7323 for more information.