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Getting the Most from the FamilySearch Website


FamilySearch added nearly 2 billion searchable images in 2022 for a total of 16.3 billion free historical records and images! The growth rate of searchable records will increase with the use of artificial intelligence and handwriting recognition technology. In this class you will learn how to locate and search the many historical records and other resources available from FamilySearch.

Can't make this time? Book anyway as this talk will be recorded and available to watch for 2 weeks. 

Darris WilliamsAbout the speaker:  Darris Williams  began discovering his family history while stationed at RAF Alconbury in 1983. He has a bachelor’s degree in Family & Community History and he worked as a British reference consultant at the Family History Library for 15 years. The following years have been spent creating new record publications and help projects.   Developing research and teaching skills continues to be a priority after 30 years as a FamilySearch employee. He was a co-founder of the FamilySearch wiki. Darris is presently the FamilySearch Wiki & Community Trees Manager, freelance genealogist, and family history instructor. He is currently a trustee of the Society of Genealogists.   A special area of interest has been Welsh family history.

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