Family History Conference
October 26, 2013—9a.m. to 1:30p.m.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
590 Bryan Drive, Apex, NC 27502
18 genealogy classes
Beginner to Advanced
Free to the public ages 12 and up
Review our class descriptions below and then click the sign up button to the right to register for classes.
Descendancy Research: Who Belongs on the Family Tree?
Can't find Great-Grandpa Joe? The benefits of branching out of your direct line to discover more of your family's past.
Every Picture Tells a Story
How to add Pictures and Stories to Family Tree to help make your family's history come alive.
When the Family Gets Together
Plan fun and engaging Family Reunions that will get everyone excited to attend.
Learn how to access this mostly un-tapped goldmine of genealogical information.
FamilySearch Family Tree
Learn how to connect and collaborate with others. How to add, edit, and delete relationships between individuals in Family Tree, and More.
Who's Your Mama's Mama's Mama?
What was Great Grandma Mary's maiden name? Tips and strategies for finding the elusive females in your family tree.
Making Sense of the Census
A Census record is a snapshot of your family at a given time, in a particular place. Discover ways to make your Census searches more effective.
Taming the Paper Trail
Are you buried under a mound of paper from all of your research? Learn a more effective way to organize all that stuff.
Genealogy Is for Everyone
Genealogy isn't just for old people; fun ways to get children, youth, and the whole family involved.
Brick Wall Solutions
Genealogical problem solving and strategies for finding your “unfindable” ancestors.
Did you know that FamilySearch is the single best FREE family history resource on the Internet? Discover many of the wonderful resources that are readily available from your home computer.
Googling Your Family Tree
Harnessing the power of Google to fill out your family history research in exciting new ways.
German Ancestry Research
Do your family's roots extend back to Germany? Learn how to get started finding your German roots.
Life After PAF
Why it is important to maintain your own personal database. Ancestral Quest, Legacy Family Tree, and RootsMagic are all certified to work with FamilySearch and Family Tree. See how they work.
Using Social Media
Are you on Facebook or do you Tweet on Twitter? How to use these powerful communication tools to enhance your genealogical research.
They Came in Ships
Learn about the wealth of resources available on sailing vessels and those who immigrated to America.
Mapping Your Family's Past
How to use Google Earth to map out and learn more about where your ancestors lived.
Or, “What Do You Do with 2 Million Rolls of Microfilm?” How YOU can help make the world's records readily available to everyone.