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May
18,
2020
| 12:46 AM America/Denver
The latest updates to FamilySearch’s search experience improve the ability to refine searches, find record collections, and standardize record dates
May
11,
2020
| 09:08 PM America/Denver
What was life like in the United States 100 years ago today? The year 1920 ushered in a new decade and brought new innovations and a life of
April
16,
2020
| 10:12 PM America/Denver
Due to the continuing spread of COVID-19 across the nation and concern for the health and safety of all those involved in the 2020 Family History
April
14,
2020
| 07:33 PM America/Denver
The 1920 census was the 14th census taken by the United States government, which is required to conduct a census every 10 years. The 1920 census was

FamilySearch Spotlight

May
18,
2018
| 04:59 PM 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
| 05:07 PM 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
| 09:36 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