INTERNET GENEALOGY:

FAMILYSEARCH.ORG

2006 by Donald R. Snow

Sections of the Class Notes

Return to the Don's Class Notes Page on Utah Valley Technology and Genealogy Group web page.  This page was last updated 4 Oct 2006.



WELCOME AND WHAT THIS CLASS IS ALL ABOUT
ABOUT FAMILYSEARCH.ORG

SITE MAP OF FAMILYSEARCH.ORG

RESEARCH HELPS AND RESEARCH GUIDANCE
FAMILY HISTORY LIBRARY CATALOG (FHLC) -- Family History Library Catalog

SEARCHING ON FAMILYSEARCH.ORG

ANCESTRAL FILE AND PEDIGREE RESOURCE FILES
INTERNATIONAL GENEALOGICAL INDEX (IGI) AND INTERNET IGI (IIGI)
OTHER DATABASES IN FAMILYSEARCH

ASSIGNMENT
  1. If you are LDS, get yourself registered on familysearch.org so you can view the temple ordinance data.
  2. Search for an ancestor on http://www.familysearch.org and see how many databases are listed that have information for you to check through.
  3. Do a surname search for your surname in the Family History Library Catalog.  Are there any books about your ancestors?

Return to Don's Class Notes Page page on Utah Valley Technology and Genealogy Group web site.