Thursday, August 25, 2011

Free Seminar on the Scandinavian Research

The following is from FamilySearch.

Free Seminar on the Scandinavian Research
The Family History Library Hosts Events in September.

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH Genealogists and family history enthusiasts looking for help with Scandinavian research will be interested in Danish and Swedish classes held at the Family History Library in September. A free Danish seminar will be held on Saturday, September 10 at the Family History Library. The classes will include:

9:00 a.m. “Danish Research:  A Beginner’s Case Study”
10:15 a.m. “Next Step:  Next Generation”
11:30 a.m.  “Databases for Danish Research”

A mid-week series on Swedish research will be held on Tuesday, September 20th and Wednesday, September 21.

Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. “Swedish Church Records”
Tuesday, 10:15 a.m. “Swedish Historical Maps”
Tuesday, 11:30 a.m.  “Other Online Resources and CDs”

Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. “Emigration from Sweden During Late 1800s–Early 1900s”
Wednesday, 10:15 a.m. “DIS (Computer Genealogy Society of Sweden)–How it Can Help”
Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. “Introduction to Swedish Probate Records”

To view the class schedule online, go to  Classes will be held in the B1 classroom on the first lower level of the Family History Library.  The library is located west of Temple Square on West Temple between North Temple and South Temple Streets in downtown Salt Lake City.  On Saturdays, parking is free to library patrons and is located behind the Church History Museum.  To register for these free classes, send an email to or call 1-801-240-4950. 

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