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FamilySearch seminar by Paul Parton

Event Information

  • 2 Jun 2018 9:00am - 12:30pm
  • Queensland Baptists Conference Centre, 53 Prospect Road,
  • Gaythorne
  • Queensland
Other Information
  • Cost: $25.00 members and $40.00 non-members (includes morning tea)

Book online at: https://www.qfhs.org.au/events/qfhs-seminars/familysearch/

Discovering more in the record vault.

Cessation of the circulation of FamilySearch’s 2.4 million rolls of microfilm occurred in September last year. This session demonstrates how to access the 1.3 million newly digitised records that are being added on line each day and are viewable for free.

From search to research with FamilySearch.
Paul will show that using the research tools in FamilySearch will broaden search results. Our Research Wiki provides links to global resources which can be used to ensure Genealogical Proof Standards are achieved.

FamilySearch Family Tree.
Learn why using the unique collaborative features of Family Tree will bring more success to your research, provide links to our key partners and provide free private permanent storage for your own GEDCOM file.

Presenter: Paul Parton is a presenter for FamilySearch in their Outreach program. He also gives technical support to 145 Family History Centres Australia-wide. He has had an interest in family history for more than 45 years.  Paul was a professional trainer prior to his retirement as Pacific Area Director of Information Technology Services with FamilySearch’s parent organisation.