FHL Library Research / Plan Your Visit
FHL Orientation & film: FHL representative with a video to guide you in discovering your own story, explore
your family tree, find your ancestors, and learn to use the FHL products.
FHL Catalog Lab: Searching for an ancestor in millions of records on FamilySearch can be challenging, but
there are ways you can increase your success. This lab will provide instruction and tips for using the FHL catalog.
During Library hours and on the 2nd floor, individuals will be available for translation assistance.
Plan your visit
Genealogy / Technology Presentations
- - Keynote Address - Family History in Popular Culture
- - Wesoły Lud Polish Folk Dance Company - Each registrant will receive entrance to see the dancers perform, compliments of PGSA.
- - Advancing Your Polish Research
- - Maps & Gazetteers for Genealogy
- - Immigration Agents
- - The Peasant and the Palace: Locating and Researching Manor Records in Europe
- - This is Woman's Work - Midwifery
- - Notary Records in Poland
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- - New Tools and Ideas in Research
- - Creating Your Personal Family History Website
- - Partition Records in FHL; LDS Filming Projects
- - MyHeritage.com
Josh is the Business Development Manager –
North America for brightsolid online publishing and Lead Genealogist for findmypast.com.
An Accredited Genealogist employed by the FHL
since 1989, Sonja is a professional Germanic and Slavic researcher, accredited in German and Swiss
Ceil holds a Masters of Arts Degree in Education and is a Certified Genealogist, author, educator,
and researcher. She is founder and co-director of the Polonica Americana Research Institute
(PARI), the Polish Mission’s genealogy center in Orchard Lake, MI.
An Accredited Genealogist specializing in
Polish research, including all partitions of the former Commonwealth of Poland, Tadeusz currently resides in eastern Poland and Germany. He pursued Library studies at the University of Maria Curie-Sklodowska in Lublin, Poland, focusing on the history of books and old documents.