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August
03,
2021
| 14:38 PM America/Denver
In this podcast, Amy Johnson Crow, a Rootstech Connect presenter, suggests that adding more and more genealogy records without having a plan leads
July
26,
2021
| 14:43 PM America/Denver
There is a certain charm to vintage or old-fashioned names. A meaningful name can remind children of their deeper identity. It can remind them of
July
08,
2021
| 07:50 AM America/Denver
Genealogy is never a 100 percent sure thing. Even the best, most carefully carried out research can still potentially be proven wrong by a future
July
06,
2021
| 16:44 PM America/Denver
 If it’s not our photograph, and we don’t have permission, we can’t grab it and put it on another website. First off, we’d likely be violating the

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