You probably know people who are avid obituary readers. They regularly scan their local papers, looking for people they know. While reading about other people’s deaths might strike you as an unusual hobby, the truth is that every family researcher s... read more

<![CDATA[ New additions to the 1939 Register Thanks to the work of the 1939 Register team, we’ve been able to successfully match and open over 60,000 more records that were previously closed, and they’re all available to explore right now. ... read more

<![CDATA[ As leaders in British and Irish family history, we know the hard work that goes into discovering and confirming the place of origin or birth of your ancestors across the pond. That’s why we’re incredibly proud to announce that we&... read more

<![CDATA[ British & Irish Roots Collection Explore this unique resource, handpicked by our in-house experts. Our new British & Irish roots collection brings together more than 95 million records from across a wide variety of records covering th... read more

Pixar and family history? You might not see the connection right away, but check out the new movie, Coco, and it’ll make perfect sense. Coco tells the story of Miguel, a young boy whose desire to discover and follow his great-great-grandfather&rsquo... read more

by Carolyn Tolman Genealogy is about families through the ages. Filling in our pedigree charts with names, dates, and places is very satisfying, but it is the stories and traditions of our ancestors that turn our hearts to them and help us feel we are par... read more

by Maddy Stutz Does your family give Christmas presents on December 25 or 5? Is June 24 just another day, or a holiday dedicated to dressing like a scarecrow? Special holidays and celebrations are some of the best times to gather with your family to creat... read more

by Allison Hadley Web indexing is here! Have you tried it yet? What do you think? If you’re not a fan or if it feels like we’re taking away your best friend and asking you to make a new one, this article is for you. We know we’ve invited... read more

Last year, over 1.7 million people came together to light the world during the month of December, sharing stories of faith, service, and love. This year, #LightTheWorld is back with 25 new ways to share the Savior’s light with everyone around you. E... read more