FamilySearch Family History and Genealogy Expo
Saturday, 23 July 2022
Details for the FREE FamilySearch Family History and Genealogy Expo for 2022 are not yet available. Meanwhile you may wish to review information for the 2021 event below.
We hope you will join us for an informative and fun-filled day viewing presentations, asking questions, and visiting vendor and society booths!
FamilySearch personnel will present sessions about the extensive, free resources available online at FamilySearch.org and answer your questions!
In addition, a variety of genealogy and history related organizations and vendors will have booths to help attendees explore genealogy tools, resources, organizations, and educational opportunities.
The Expo is open to the public and free for attendees!
2021 Schedule of FamilySearch Presentations
10:30 – 11:00 a.m. ET | FamilySearch Overview, David E. Rencher, AG, CG
11:15 – 11:45 a.m. ET | The Family History Library and Family History Centers, Lynn Turner, AG
12:00 – 12:30 p.m. ET | FamilySearch Historical Records, Dean J. Hunter
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. ET | LUNCH BREAK
1:30 – 2:00 p.m. ET | FamilySearch Family Tree, J. LaMont Smith
2:15 – 2:45 p.m. ET | FamilySearch Catalog, Debbie Gurtler, AG
3:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET | FamilySearch Wiki, Danielle Batson, AG
3:45 – 4:15 p.m. ET | FamilySearch Digital Library, Dan Poffenberger, AG
4:30 – 5:00 p.m. ET | FamilySearch Online Help, Charlotte Champenios
2021 Exhibitor Schedule
10:30 – 11:00 a.m. ET | Cobb County Genealogical Society // Family ChartMasters
11:15 – 11:45 a.m. ET | North Carolina Genealogical Society // Watershed DNA
12:00 – 12:30 p.m. ET | Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research (IGHR) // Central Georgia Genealogical Society
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. ET | LUNCH
1:30 – 2:00 p.m. ET | Cobb County Genealogical Society // Georgia Genealogical Society
2:15 – 2:45 p.m. ET | Georgia Archives // Family ChartMasters
3:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET | Switzer Library Georgia Room // Watershed DNA
Books & Things Schedule
10:00 – 11:30 a.m. ET | 12:30 – 2:00 p.m. ET | 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. ET
Thank you, FamilySearch, for generously sponsoring the Family History and Genealogy Expo at IGHR!
About Our Sponsor
FamilySearch International is the largest genealogical organization in the world. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the primary benefactor for FamilySearch services. The commitment of FamilySearch to help people connect with their ancestors is rooted in their beliefs—that families are meant to be central to our lives and that family relationships are intended to continue beyond this life.