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LDS materials

Title

A Members Guide to Temple & Family History
Family History Consultant's Guide to Temple & Family History
How Do I Start
LDS Records Research Outline

FHJ Handout Books

Title

1999 Handout Book
2000 Handout Book
2001 Handout Book
2002 Handout Book
2003 Handout Book
2004 Handout Book
2005 Handout Book
2006 Handout Book
2007 Handout Book
2008 Handout Book
2009 Handout Book
2010 Handout Book
2011 Handout Book
2012 Handout Book
2013 Handout Book
2014 Handout Book
2015 Handout Book
2016 Handout Book
2017 Handout Book (115 pages)

Current Year - Individual Class Handouts

Title

01. But It’s All on the Internet
02. Five Ways to Facebook Your Family History
03. Finding Your German Ancestor’s Place of Origin Using Auswanderungen Records
04. Rooting Out Your Native American History
05. Military Research
06. The FamilySearch Wiki: A Great Tool When You Need Some Help
07. Comparing the Big 4: Ancestry, FamilySearch, FindmyPast & My Heritage
08. Locating Newspapers Using Chronicling America
09. “Deeds” You Hear About These Underutilized Records
10. Cemetery Research
11. Finding Substitutes for Vital Records
12. Which Way Did They Go?!
13. Creating & Publishing a Cherished Family Book
14. Finding Answers in Naturalization Records
15. Introduction to Genealogy: Tips and Tools to Get You Started
16. Finding Military & Unit Histories
17. Library Genealogy Databases
18. Creating Your Personal Tree Using RootsMagic
19. Lineage Society Applications
20. Kids Doing Genealogy? The Earlier, the Better!
21. Using DNA in Family History: Fundamentals, Fables, Frustration and Fun
22. Deciphering Old Penmanship
23. Tech Savvy Journaling & Scrapbooking for Genealogists
24. Intro to Temple Work
25. Become a Pro Using Family Tree on FamilySearch
26. School Daze: Searching for the School Records of our Ancestors
27. Freedmen’s Bank Records
28. Temple Work Session
29. Youth Q & A Session

Letter Writing Guides

Title

Letter Writing Guides: Czech and Slovak
Letter Writing Guides: Finland
Letter Writing Guides: French
Letter Writing Guides: German
Letter Writing Guides: Italian
Letter Writing Guides: Polish
Letter Writing Guides: Portuguese
Letter Writing Guides: Spanish

Genalogical Word Lists

Title

Genealogical word List: Afrikaans
Genealogical word List: Crotia language and languages
Genealogical word List: Czech Republic
Genealogical word List: Danish
Genealogical word List: Finnish
Genealogical word List: French
Genealogical word List: German
Genealogical word List: Greek language and languages
Genealogical word List: Hungary
Genealogical word List: Icelandic
Genealogical word List: Ireland - Latin in Irish Roman Catholic parish registers
Genealogical word List: Ireland language and languages
Genealogical word List: Isle of Man language and languages
Genealogical word List: Italian
Genealogical word List: Latin
Genealogical word List: Netherland language and languages
Genealogical word List: Norwegian
Genealogical word List: Poland
Genealogical word List: Portuguese
Genealogical word List: Russian
Genealogical word List: Scotland language and languages
Genealogical word List: Slovakia
Genealogical word List: Spanish
Genealogical word List: Swedish
Genealogical word List: Switzerland language and languages
Genealogical word List: Wales language and languages

Country/United States

Title

Alabama Census 1790-1920
Alabama Historical Background
Alabama Research Outline
Alabama Statewide Indexes and Collections
Alaska Federal Census 1880-1920
Alaska Historical Background
Alaska Statewide Indexes and Collections
Arizona Federal Census 1860-1920
Arizona Historical Background
Arkansas Historical Background
California Historical Background
Connecticut Historical Background
Delaware Historical Background
Delaware Research Outline
District of Columbia Historical Background
Florida Historical Background
Georgia Historical Background
Georgia Research Outline
Hawaii Historical Background
Idaho Historical Background
Idaho Research Outline
Illinois Historical Background
Illinois Research Outline
Indiana Historical Background
Indiana Research Outline
Indiana Statewide Indexes and Collections
Iowa Historical Background
Iowa Research Outline
Kansas Historical Background
Kansas Research Outline
Kentucky Historical Background
Kentucky Research Outline
Louisiana Historical Background
Maine Historical Background
Maryland Research Outline
Massachusetts Research Outline
Michigan Historical Background
Michigan Research Outline
Minnesota Historical Background
Minnesota Research Outline
Mississippi Historical Background
Missouri Historical Background
Montana Historical Background
Nebraska Historical Background
Nevada Historical Background
New Hampshire Historical Background
New Hampshire Research Outline
New Jersey Historical Background
New Mexico Historical Background
New York Historical Background
North Carolina Historical Background
North Carolina Research Outline
North Dakota Historical Background
Ohio Federal Census 1800 -1920
Ohio Historical Background
Ohio Statewide Indexes and Collections
Oklahoma Research Outline
Pennsylvania Historical Background
Pennsylvania Research Outline
Rhode Island Historical Background
South Carolina Historical Background
South Carolina Research Outline
Tennessee Research Outline
Texas Research Outline
United States, List of State Censuses
Utah Research Outline
Vermont Research Outline
Virginia Research Outline
West Virginia Historical Background

Country/Canada

Title

Canada Previous Research, Part 1
Canada Previous Research, Part 2
Canada: Alberta Canada Historical Background
Canada: Alberta, Canada, Birth, Marriage, and Death Records
Canada: Alberta, Canada, Boundary Changes and Maps
Canada: Alberta, Canada, National Census, 1881 to 1901
Canada: British Columbia Birth, Marriage, and Death Records
Canada: British Columbia, Canada Historical Background
Canada: Manitoba, Canada, Boundary Changes and Maps
Canada: Manitoba, Canada, Historical Background
Canada: New Brunswick, Canada
Canadian Census Records Before 1871
Canadian National Censuses Are Organized

Country/Scandinavia

Title

Denmark Historical Background
Denmark Research Outline
Denmark, Finding Ancestors
Finland - Finding Ancestors Before 1900
Finland Research Outline
Iceland Resource Guides
Norway Historical Background
Norway Research Outline
Norway Resource Guides
Sweden Research Outline
Sweden Resource Guides

Country/Germanic

Title

German Genealogical Handbook - German Research
German Gothic Handwriting
German Handwriting Guide German Gothic
Germany Research Outline
Germany: Baden, Germany, Historical Background
Germany: Bayern, Germany, Historical Background
Germany: Brandenberg, Prussian, Germany, Historical Background
Germany: Braunschweig, Prussia, Germany
Germany: Hamburg Passenger List
Germany: Hannover, Prussia, Germany Historical Background
Germany: Hessen, Germany, Historical Background
Germany: Hessen-Nassau, Prussia, Germany Historical Background
Germany: Hohenzollern, Prussia, Germany Historical Background
Germany: Lippe, Germany Historical Background
Germany: Mecklenburg, Germany
Germany: Westfalen, Preußen, Germany, Civil Registration

Country/U.K & Ireland

Title

England - Finding Ancestors 1837-1901
England and Wales - Civil Registration Indexes
England City-County Cross Reference
England Probate Guides
England Research Outline
Ireland City-County-Country Cross Reference
Ireland Historical Background
Scotland City-County Cross Reference
Scotland Finding Ancestors 1855-1901
Wales City-County Cross Reference
Wales Research Outline

Country/Spanish

Title

Mexico
Mexico Finding Your Ancestors
Mexico Research Outline

Country/French

Title

France - Finding Ancestors
France Historical Background
France Research Outline

Country/Italian

Title

Italy Historical Background
Italy Research Outline
Italy Resource Guide

Topic/Other

Title

Argentina Research Outline
Brazil Research Outline
Chile Research Outline
Netherlands
Netherlands Research Outline
Peru Research Outline
Philippines Research Outline

Topic/Indians

Title

Indians of the United States and Canada

Topic/Jewish

Title

Jewish Genealogy Research Outline - New
Jewish Records 1850-1930

Topic/Military

Title

Military Records Research Outline

Topic/African American

Title

African American Resource Guide
African American, Finding Your Ancestors

Miscellaneous

Title

Family History Library-Center
Family History Materials List
FamilySearch Donation Guidelines
Gifts, Donations and Loans
Hiring Professional Genealogist