FamilySearch Chinese Genealogy Workshop

Thu, May 09
  • Presented By: FamilySearch Center
  • at: FamilySearch Center
FamilySearch is hosting a free Chinese Genealogy workshop with keynote speaker Ava Chin, who is an award winning Author, New York Times Columnist, Lecturer, Professor to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Golden Spike and celebrate the Chinese railroad workers and their descendants.Discover how to use the largest collection of Chinese family history records to connect to Chinese ancestors with FamilySearch, the world\'s largest genealogical organization.Registration for the event is free but required as seating is limited. 1 on 1 hands on help available.WORKSHOP SCHEDULEThursday May 9th 20191:00 pm - 1:15 pm - Welcome by FamilySearch1:15 pm – 2:00 pm - Keynote with Ava ChinBeing a descendant of a Chinese Railroad worker2:00 pm – 2:45 pm - Workshop with Henry TomBest practices for overseas Chinese research2:45 pm – 3:30 pm - Workshop with Amy ChinSources to use for Chinese American research3:30 pm – 3:45 pm Break3:45 pm – 4:00 pm - Demonstration - Scanning of Chinese Jiapu4:00 pm – 5:00 pm - Workshop with Dr. Mel Thatcher / Lena StoutUsing the resources of FamilySearch5:00 pm – 6:00 pm - Tour of the Family History Library

Event Info

  • Presented By: FamilySearch Center
  • Dates: May 9, 2019
  • Location: FamilySearch Center
  • Address: 15 East South Temple Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84150
  • Time: 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM

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15 East South Temple Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84150
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