Find Your Family's World War I Veterans in New, Free Military Collections Online
November 10, 2014 14:25 ET | FamilySearch
SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Veterans' Day is a time to recognize the veterans in our lives—to honor their service for our country and show them that we appreciate their...
FamilySearch Introduces MyHeritage's Institutional Service at Family History Centers and Libraries
November 04, 2014 14:56 ET | FamilySearch
SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FamilySearch and MyHeritage announced today that the MyHeritage Library Edition™ is now available for free at every FamilySearch Family History...
Massive Online U.S. Obituaries Project Will Help Find Your Ancestors
October 01, 2014 08:06 ET | FamilySearch
SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FamilySearch International ( and GenealogyBank ( today announced an agreement to make over a billion records from...
Campaign Aims to Gather Your Fondest Grandma Stories
September 19, 2014 06:31 ET | FamilySearch
SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- If you could share ONE story about your grandma, what would it be? That's the question nonprofit FamilySearch International ( is...
New Freedmen's Bureau Records Available for Juneteenth Celebration
June 18, 2014 07:09 ET | FamilySearch
SALT LAKE CITY, June 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In recognition of Juneteenth, FamilySearch announces the online publication of additional Freedmen's Bureau records—popular historic sources for...
New Online Collection of Civil War Records Released in Observance of Memorial Day
May 22, 2014 10:50 ET | FamilySearch
SALT LAKE CITY, UT, May 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In conjunction with Memorial Day, announced today significant updates to its free Civil War historic record collections online....
What to Do with Those Old Family Photos, Letters, and Documents
May 19, 2014 17:40 ET | FamilySearch
SALT LAKE CITY, UT, UTAH, May 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FamilySearch International (online at announced today a new, free family photo and document scanning and preservation...
Norway Celebrates Its 200th Anniversary
May 15, 2014 16:40 ET | FamilySearch
SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH, May 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- If you have family roots in Norway, you have a celebration coming up. The bicentennial of Norway's independence is May 17th. There are almost as...