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Free Family History Webinars for October 2020

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The Family History Library in Salt Lake City provides free webinars each month on a variety of topics and for a variety of skill levels.2020 by Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved.

FamilySearch Family History Librarys October 2020 free webinars will focus on German family history research. Select from five progressive sessions on German handwriting, resources for German research, German historical geography, researching in German historical newspapers, and one class on the Württemberg familybooks. Other topics include using the FamilySearch Catalog, adding memories to Family Tree and finding an Irish ancestor’s home.

No registration is required for these online webinars. See the table of classes below for more details.

If you cannot participate in the live event, most sessions are recorded and can be viewed later online at your convenience at Family History Library classes and webinars.

All class times are in Mountain Daylight Time (MDT).

Monday, October 5,
10:00 a.m.
Using the FamilySearch Catalog (Beginner) Yes
Tuesday, October 6,
10:00 a.m.
Adding Memories to Family Tree (Beginner) Yes
Saturday, October 24,
10:00 a.m.
Resources on FamilySeach for German Research and Getting Help (Beginner) Yes

Saturday, October 24,
11:15 a.m.

Germany: Historical Geography (Intermediate) Yes
Saturday, October 24,
12:45 p.m.
Württemberg Family Books (Intermediate) Yes
Saturday, October 24,
2:00 p.m.
Using Historical Newspapers to Learn More About Your German Ancestors (Intermediate) Yes
Monday, October 26,
9:00 a.m.
"Mournful Exodus": Finding Your Irish Ancestor’s Home (Beginner) Yes
Monday, October 26,
10:00 a.m.
German Handwriting Seminar, Day 1 (Intermediate) Yes
Tuesday, October 27,
10:00 a.m.
German Handwriting Seminar, Day 2 (Intermediate) Yes
Wednesday, October 28,
10:00 a.m.
German Handwriting Seminar, Day 3 (Intermediate) Yes
Thursday, October 29,
10:00 a.m.
German Handwriting Seminar, Day 4 (Intermediate) Yes
Friday, October 30,
10:00 a.m. 
German Handwriting Seminar, Day 5 (Intermediate) Yes

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