My Ancestors Found, a local Utah business, has pinpointed St. George, Utah as the place to be February 9-10, 2007. Family history and genealogy enthusiasts will be gathering at the Dixie Convention Center â€“ 1835 Convention Center Drive, St. George, Utah and will not be disappointed with the more than 100 classes being offered to help you jump start the process. The great thing about this is you don’t even have to have Utah roots.
Presentations for beginning or expanding your family history have an “International Flare!”
Come learn how to locate exciting documents that detail the life of your ancestor in North America; England; Ireland; Germany; Italy; Sweden, Central & South America and Mexico; and more!
Classes include The Nauvoo Databank, Dead Language/Dead People: Translating Latin Records from the Catholic Church, A New England Primer, A Mac User in a PC World, Just Ask the Computer Guy â€“ Top 20 Lessons Genealogists Need to Know, DNA for the Clueless, Erin Go Bragh: Music & Myths of Irish Immigrants, Tracking Your Ancestors on the Internet – Getting Started, Scandinavian Life Styles & Naming Patterns, and that is just the beginning.
Gain a deeper understanding of major family history collections available to us such as: Digital Family History Collections, Pedigree Resource File; Ancestry.com, BYU Library, and the world largest genealogy library – The Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
Benefits include learning how to Organize, Preserve and Share your Family History, Write a Personal History, Scrapbook Historical Events, Care and Repair for Photos, Mapping Your Family’s History, Search the Web. Presenters are flying in from all over the U.S. from Connecticut to California!
A special series of classes for Family History Consultants is being offered on Saturday by the Family and Church History Department in Salt Lake City, Utah. Classes are taught by staff from the Family History Library.
The Exhibitors will be first class with products and services including Professional Research Assistance from My Ancestors Found, The Family History Library, and The Genealogical Institute. Family History Software including: RootsMagic, Legacy, Passage Express, LifeStory, and AniMap to name a few. Genealogy books, CDs, scrapbooking supplies and gift ideas include: Rootstamps, Generation Maps, GenCharts for PAF, and other terrific goodies for genealogists. Exhibitors are coming in from Arizona, California, Connecticut, Idaho, New Jersey, Washington, and beyond with several local vendors from right here in Utah!
Register today and take advantage of the pre-registration pricing. Cost: Pre-register $50 – at the door $60 ($30.00 per day). You can also mail a check to:Â My Ancestors Found – PO Box 187 – Morgan, UT 84050
Full details are available online at www.myancestorsfound.com or Contact Holly Hansen or Kimberly Savage by phone 801.829.3295.