Why FamilySearch Is Ending Microfilm Rental & How to Get Genealogy Records Now

Why FamilySearch Is Ending Microfilm Rental & How to Get Genealogy Records Now

Guest blog post by Family Tree Magazine Contributing Editor Sunny Jane Morton For 80 years, the FamilySearch Family History Library (FHL) has made its enormous stash of microfilmed genealogy records available to researchers through an inexpensive rental service through local FamilySearch Centers. That’s about to change: FamilySearch has announced that...Read more

Genealogy News From the NGS Conference in Florida!

The National Genealogical Society’s annual family history conference is happening now through May 7 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Here’s a quickupdate with news from the conference: Dr. Connie Lester, associate professor at the University of Central Florida, gave the opening presentation this morning. Her focus is on folks almost all...Read more