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September
21,
2021
| 08:06 AM America/Denver
Have you ever wanted to learn more about Jewish holidays? The Jewish calendar follows a different calendar from the lunar calendar followed in the
September
08,
2021
| 03:59 AM America/Denver
Calligraphy is an integral part of Arabic culture. It’s so respected that people have been collecting examples of beautiful calligraphy for
September
07,
2021
| 16:35 PM America/Denver
This year will mark the 43rd year that Grandparents Day has been observed in the United States, but its founding didn’t come easily. In 1978, after
August
25,
2021
| 04:47 AM America/Denver
The War of 1812 may be America’s “forgotten war,” but it is one that family historians should definitely not forget. Many valuable genealogical

FamilySearch Spotlight

May
18,
2018
| 08:59 AM America/Denver
If you’ve ever tried to attend a session at a family history conference where Ron Tanner is speaking, you know of his popularity, or the high consumer interest in the product he manages—the FamilySearch Family Tree. There are standing room only
April
13,
2018
| 09:07 AM America/Denver
David Rencher is FamilySearch International's chief genealogical officer. In his downtown office overlooking the meticulous flower gardens of the Mormon Church’s corporate headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah, Rencher has lost none of the
February
23,
2018
| 13:36 PM America/Denver
A beehive-buzz of excitement and anticipation grows the deeper you move into the crowds of RootsTech, a trending international conference held in Utah with up to 30,000 in-person attendees and another 50,000 online. It is hands-down, the largest