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Free Family History Classes and Webinars for September 2020

The FamilySearch Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, is offering new free webinars for September 2020. Selections include six Nordic/Scandinavian emphasis classes, two African American Research sessions, and a three-part series on Getting Started with United States Church Records, plus a class on Beginning Jewish Research in the US. Spanish language sessions are ¡Ayúdame! (Help Me!) and Fuentes, una base segura para tu árbol (Fountains, a safe base for your tree). Other classes focus on Family Tree processes, a Q&A panel discussion, and researching Unites States land, probate, immigration, and census records.  

No registration is required for these online webinars. See the table of classes below for more details.

If you cannot attend any live event, most sessions are recorded and can be viewed later online at your convenience at Family History Library classes and webinars

All class times are in Mountain Daylight Time (MDT).

Tue, Sep 1, 12:00 PM MDT Denmark Parish Records (Beginner) Yes
Mon, Sep 7, 10:00 AM MDT FamilySearch Catalog (Beginner) Yes
Tue, Sep 8, 10:00 AM MDT Merging and Correcting Relationships in the Family Tree (Beginner) Yes
Tue, Sep 8, 11:00 AM MDT ¡Ayúdame! (Beginner) Yes
Sat, Sep 19, 9:00 AM MDT Nordic Locality Research: Why It's Important and What to Include (Intermediate) Yes
Sat, Sep 19, 10:15 AM MDT 1891 Norway Census: Searching Indexes and Images (Intermediate) Yes
Sat, Sep 19, 12:30 PM MDT Sorting Nordic Identities 2: The Case of Three Ane Rasmussens (Intermediate) Yes
Sat, Sep 19, 1:45 PM MDT Denmark Copyhold Deeds (Intermediate) Yes
Sat, Sep 19, 3:00 PM MDT Swedish Genealogy Files: Mystery of the Soldier Lars Holm (Intermediate) Yes
Mon, Sep 21, 9:30 AM MDT Where There's a Will, There's a Probate: U.S. Probate Records (Beginner) Yes
Mon, Sep 21, 11:00 AM MDT Perches and Rods: Introducing U.S. Land Records (Beginner) Yes
Mon, Sep 21, 1:30 PM MDT They're Better Than You Think: U.S. Census Records, 1790-1840 (Intermediate) Yes
Tue, Sep 22, 9:30 AM MDT The Tired the Poor, and the Huddled Masses: U.S. Immigration (Beginner) Yes
Tue, Sep 22, 11:00 AM MDT Becoming American: U.S. Naturalization Research (Beginner) Yes
Tue, Sep 22, 11:00 AM MDT Fuentes, una base segura para tu árbol (Beginner) Yes
Tue, Sep 22, 1:30 PM MDT Migration Routes Across America (Beginner) Yes
Wed, Sep 23, 9:30 AM MDT Getting Started with U.S. Church Records Part 1: Introduction to Church Records and Anabaptists (Beginner) Yes
Wed, Sep 23, 11:00 AM MDT Getting Started with U.S. Church Records Part 2: Roman Catholic, Lutheran/Reformed, Episcopal/Anglican, Presbyterian (Beginner) Yes
Wed, Sep 23, 1:30 PM MDT Getting Started with U.S Church Records Part 3: Congregationalists, Quakers, Baptists, Methodists (Beginner) Yes
Thu, Sep 24, 9:30 AM MDT African-American Research after 1870 (Beginner) Yes
Thu, Sep 24, 11:00 AM MDT African-American Research before 1879 (Beginner) Yes
Thu, Sep 24, 1:30 PM MDT Beginning Jewish Research in the U.S. (Beginner) Yes
Fri, Sep 25, 9:30 AM MDT Are You Your Own Brick Wall: Common Genealogical Mistakes and Their Solutions (Beginner) Yes
Fri, Sep 25, 11:00 AM MDT When the Pandemic's Over: How to Do On-Site Research (Beginner) Yes
Fri, Sep 25, 1:30 PM MDT Question and Answers: Panel with U.S./Canada Research Specialists (Beginner) Yes

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Kathy moore
Very interested in some of these classes
Kristyne Hall
Interested in last names McCulloch, Tate, Dawson, Rich, Barnes, McGuffey, Williamson,