Intro to Family Tree

Finding Learning Center

Fall 2021

The Midvale Utah Union Fort Family History Center provides a wide variety of classes at the center at no cost to our patrons. View available classes below and sign up on their respective pages. Due to the number of available computers, class sizes are limited, so please register early.

Family Tree Basics 1 – Overview

Family Tree Basics 1 – Overview

September 07, 2021 at 10 AM

Learn to navigate menus and screens on familysearch.org. This is part of a 5-week course emphasizes the basics of FamilySearch Family Tree, and is geared toward helping the beginner to get started fast.

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Family Tree Basics 1 – Overview

Family Tree Basics 1 – Overview

September 07, 2021 at 7 PM

Learn to navigate menus and screens on familysearch.org. This is part of a 5-week course emphasizes the basics of FamilySearch Family Tree, and is geared toward helping the beginner to get started fast.

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Family Tree Basics 1 – Overview

Family Tree Basics 1 – Overview

September 08, 2021 at 1 PM

Learn to navigate menus and screens on familysearch.org. This is part of a 5-week course emphasizes the basics of FamilySearch Family Tree, and is geared toward helping the beginner to get started fast.

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Family Tree Basics 2 – Sources

Family Tree Basics 2 – Sources

September 14, 2021 at 10 AM

Find and attach sources by using the Record Hints and the Family Tree search function. This is part of a 5-week course emphasizes the basics of FamilySearch Family Tree, and is geared toward helping the beginner to get started fast.

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Family Tree Basics 2 – Sources

Family Tree Basics 2 – Sources

September 14, 2021 at 7 PM

Find and attach sources by using the Record Hints and the Family Tree search function. This is part of a 5-week course emphasizes the basics of FamilySearch Family Tree, and is geared toward helping the beginner to get started fast.

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DNA Basics

DNA Basics

September 16, 2021 at 7 PM

What is DNA? What tests/sites are recommended? What information does a DNA test give you? How can you use your DNA test results to build a family tree?

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Scan and Add Photos to FamilyTree

Scan and Add Photos to FamilyTree

September 17, 2021 at 3 PM

Learn to scan your personal photos and add them to FamilyTree using one of our scanners.

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Family Tree Basics 3 – Merging

Family Tree Basics 3 – Merging

September 21, 2021 at 10 AM

Find and merge duplicate names and learn when NOT to merge. This is part of a 5-week course emphasizes the basics of FamilySearch Family Tree, and is geared toward helping the beginner to get started fast.

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Family Tree Basics 3 – Merging

Family Tree Basics 3 – Merging

September 21, 2021 at 7 PM

Find and merge duplicate names and learn when NOT to merge. This is part of a 5-week course emphasizes the basics of FamilySearch Family Tree, and is geared toward helping the beginner to get started fast.

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Add Memories to Family Tree

Add Memories to Family Tree

September 23, 2021 at 3 PM

To your Family Tree VIA iPhone and Android phones! Make sure you bring your phone

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Family Tree Basics 4 – Temple Names

Family Tree Basics 4 – Temple Names

September 28, 2021 at 10 AM

Use the descendancy view to identify temple names.This is part of a 5-week course emphasizes the basics of FamilySearch Family Tree, and is geared toward helping the beginner to get started fast.

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Family Tree Basics 4 – Temple Names

Family Tree Basics 4 – Temple Names

September 28, 2021 at 7 PM

Use the descendancy view to identify temple names.This is part of a 5-week course emphasizes the basics of FamilySearch Family Tree, and is geared toward helping the beginner to get started fast.

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Family Tree Basics 5 – Fixing Problems

Family Tree Basics 5 – Fixing Problems

October 05, 2021 at 10 AM

Add people to your tree and modify incorrect relationships. This is part of a 5-week course emphasizes the basics of FamilySearch Family Tree, and is geared toward helping the beginner to get started fast.

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Family Tree Basics 5 – Fixing Problems

Family Tree Basics 5 – Fixing Problems

October 05, 2021 at 7 PM

Add people to your tree and modify incorrect relationships. This is part of a 5-week course emphasizes the basics of FamilySearch Family Tree, and is geared toward helping the beginner to get started fast.

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Scan and Add Photos to FamilyTree

Scan and Add Photos to FamilyTree

October 15, 2021 at 3 PM

Learn to scan your personal photos and add them to FamilyTree using one of our scanners.

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Research Tactics

Research Tactics

October 28, 2021 at 7 PM

Rigorous 10-week course teaching how to lay a foundation for a family history project. It includes organization, census, vital records, land, probate, military, and immigration. Experience using a computer and FamilySearch are required.

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Writing Your Family History

Writing Your Family History

October 29, 2021 at 3 PM

Learn new principles to apply in your writing project, whether it’s your own history or that of a close relative.

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Group Activities

We have reserved Wednesday evenings for ward and youth groups to learn about Indexing and finding relatives for baptisms for the dead. If you would like to schedule a group, please schedule an appointment below. We will contact you to finalize your reservation.