Yes, you heard correctly. LeVar Burton is coming to RootsTech 2017. On Friday, February 10, 2017, the wildly popular actor, producer, and director will grace the stage at RootsTech, the world’s largest family history and technology conference. &ldqu... read more

<![CDATA[ Over 8.3 million new records are available to search this Findmypast Friday including: Canada Census 1901 The 1901 Canada Census is now available to search on Findmypast. Containing over 5.1 million records, the census was taken on 31st March... read more

Ireland Reaching Out – A Different Kind of Genealogy Web Site  Courtesy of: Dick Eastman · October 4, 2016 · Online Sites  Are you of Irish Heritage? Would you like to find out more about where your ancestors came from and even connect with people ... read more

by Miryelle Resek Not all of us are lucky enough to have our family members reside in one area. Sometimes they’re states or even continents away! With so many miles, responsibilities, and factors separating us, it’s often difficult to gather t... read more

Each month, FamilySearch publishes a list of new changes and updates to the website. This list includes changes to Family Tree as well as other parts of In some cases, these changes will also be published as individual a... read more

Regular users of FamilySearch may notice something different when they log in: we’ve changed things up a bit. A new logged-in design makes your time on FamilySearch more about you. You’ll see a history of what you have done lately, you’l... read more