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“The conference is such a wonderful chance to pick those classes of interest and associate with others who have the same interests.”
—2012 Conference Participant

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“The presenters this year were excellent. They were very enthusiastic and knowledgeable and were very willing to share. I really enjoyed this conference.”
—2012 Conference Participant

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“I truly enjoyed myself and am so excited to try new things and solve some problems I have had. The presenters were very knowledgeable and helpful. I enjoyed the speakers. I will come again. Your staff was very helpful and courteous.”
—2012 Conference Participant

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“I think you do a great job of the speakers, classes, instructors, facilities, vendors & their demos. Practically perfect in every way!”
—2011 Conference Participant

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“It was a fabulous conference. The best yet!”
—2011 Conference Participant

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“Couldn't have been more satisfying.”
—2011 Conference Participant

2015 Family History and Genealogy Conference

July 28-July 31, 2015 ::: BYU Conference Center, Provo Utah

Conference check–in is open 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. on Monday, July 27th and continues Tuesday morning at 7:00 a.m. and throughout the rest of the conference. Participants can pick up their materials at the registration desk.

About the Conference


The 47th annual BYU Conference on Family History and Genealogy will offer more than 100 classes, allowing participants to gain new skills and helpful information.
Class topics include:

  • Youth and Genealogy
  • LDS Family History Callings
  • FamilySearch Family Tree
  • DNA Research
  • Google Genealogy
  • ICAPGen
  • U.S. Research
  • Methodology
  • International Research
  • Scandinavian Research

The conference will be in the BYU Conference Center (770 East University Parkway, Provo, Utah).

genealogy fan chart


For a free black and white copy of your family’s genealogy fan chart, please visit (genealogywallcharts.com). Family ChartMasters is also offering a free fill-in the blank chart to BYU Family History Conference Participants (familychartmasters.com). Order these charts online by clicking on the name of the company. Your free chart is available for pick up at the Family History and Genealogy Conference.

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