Free genealogy webinars for October 2019 include finding female ancestors, Latin records, church records, Dutch research, and more! Not sure what a webinar even is? Click here to learn the details, then return back to this page to see all the amazing webinars available for the month of October!
Free Genealogy Webinars from the Family History Library in SLC
You don’t have to be in Utah to enjoy wonderful classes regarding genealogy and family history. The Family History Library in Salt Lake City offers numerous free webinars each month. Their list is quite extensive and cover a wide variety of topics.
The image below contains a sneak-peek at what’s coming up these next few weeks from the Family History Library’s webinar series. Check out the entire list by clicking on the image.
Once on their web-page, if you see a class title you are interested in, click the hyperlinked title about 15 minutes before the webinar is to begin. (Remember, Utah is on Mountain Standard Time.) You will be directed to enter your name to join in on the webinar. You may also need to download Adobe Connect or install Adobe Flash. Just follow the directions, they will let you know what (if anything) you need to download or install to be able to watch the webinar. Don’t worry, it’s really quite easy!
Free Genealogy Webinars from Legacy Family Tree
Legacy Family Tree Webinars also has free content each month. Though it is a subscription site, they offer free webinars several times a week to the public. If you miss a live webinar, you have a week to view it for free. Here’s a glance at a few of the upcoming, free genealogy webinars coming up at Legacy Family Tree Webinars. Click on the titles below to see a description and register for free or click here to see all the free webinars for October.
9 Oct – “50 Records that Document Female Ancestors,” presented by Gena Philibert-Ortega, 8 pm EST.
14 Oct – “Hoe kan ik mijn MyHeritage familiestamboom beter beheren? (Dutch)“, presented by Willeke Binnendijk , 10 am EST
15 Oct – “Civil Law Records in Genealogical Research: Notarial Records,” presented by Claire Bettag, 8 pm EST
16 Oct – “Italian Civil Registration: Going Beyond the Basics,” presented by Melanie D. Holtz, 2 pm EST
22 Oct – “Privacy: How to Protect Your Information Online,” presented by Judy G. Russell, 2 pm EST
State Societies Offer Free Genealogy Webinars, Too!
Free genealogy webinars are being offered from state genealogical societies, too. Be sure to check your own state society to see what is offered. Here is a short list of some of the webinars you might be interested in for the month of October. You do not need to be a member of these societies to enjoy the live webinar. Click on the hyperlinked society’s name and you will be directed to a page to register for the upcoming webinars.
16 Oct – “Faith of Our Fathers: United States Church Records,” presented by Peggy Clemens Lauritzen, 6 PM PST
Illinois Genealogical Society offers:
8 Oct – “Researching Your Illinois Catholic Ancestors,” presented by Lisa Oberg, 8 PM CST
Wisconsin Genealogical Society offers:
15 Oct – “Your Immigrants’ Germany: Microstates and Microbreweries,” presented by James M. Beidler, 7 PM CST
17 Oct – “History, Records, and Context: Researching the Locations Your Ancestors Lived,“presented by Angela Packer McGhie, 8 PM EST
Georgia Genealogical Society offers:
10 Oct – “Breaking the Brick Wall Researching in Black and White,” presented by Deborah A. Abbott, 8 PM EST
Utah Genealogical Association offers:
17 Oct – “Where was She Born?“, presented by Pat Richley-Erickson, 7 PM MST
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