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July
16,
2018
When it's time to pick out a name for your baby, consider going retro. I mean, really retro. The baby names from the 1800s we should bring back will give you
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July
06,
2018

From FamilyTree Magazine

A family tree chart is a very special keepsake to record your ancestors' names and dates. So how do you begin? Read our guide to drawing up a family tree and
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July
06,
2018
A new project untangles the handwritten texts in one of the world’s largest historical collections. The Vatican Secret Archives is one of the grandest historical
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July
03,
2018
The internet is packed with websites, large and small, dedicated to helping us trace our family histories. To help ensure that you cover the really unmissable ones,
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FamilySearch Spotlight

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May
18,
2018
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
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
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