Family History Consultant Training Menu

(Designed by Gary Foster to focus into one place most of the websites we go to for answers to our many questions)

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Ancestor Search Using Google "Wild Cards"

Church Websites

FamilySearch logo    Sign In
(Family Tree researching)

Indexing   Sign In
(Test Drive, Get Started, Find a Project & Get Help)

Get Help - (top right corner of FamilySearch main page) See Quick Start Videos on how to get started.
Get into the Help Center, Learning Center, Research Wiki and What's New.
Contact us to report or ask for help by Phone, Live Chat, Send a Message or Find Local Help

Blog - (latest changes located at the bottom of the main page) This blog adds new things that are happening nearly everyday so make it a habit to read it daily to keep up with what is new.

Memories - Add your Ancestors Photos, Stories & Documents, Audio.  Find other Family Trees that have Photos, Stories, Documents that may be added to your Family Tree.

Family History Research Wiki - Resources & links to
over 80,000 subjects listed by Country, State, County,
When asked for information you know nothing about say, "Let's see what we can find on Wiki?"
Southeastern Idaho Obituaries and Utah Death Records

Historical Record Collections - Search by Ancestors Name, Life Events (Birth, Marriage, Residence, Death), Relationship, Batch or Film number

FamilySearch Catalog - Look for specific records by Place, Surname, Titles, Author, Subject, Keywords, Call #, Film/Fische #, World Cat searches many Libraries collections and tells you who has it.  Then use your local libraries inter-loan library process to have the book sent to your library for your use.

Learning Center - Courses offered by Country, Video, Most Popular Courses and New Courses

Family Tree Training Lessons and Videos - Click on View This Lesson.  Short videos on using all the features of Family Tree for beginners, intermediate and advanced users.  Developed originally for the Family History Library staff and service missionaries by Leland Moon.  Here is where you get the answers you need in the really early or late hours.

Sign in to FamilySearch and see if you had any known Pioneers.  If so, they will be listed as your "known" ancestors.  Steps are given to add additional ones.

Register for Priesthood &
Consultant Training
Learn duties & receive training for Family History Consultant, High Priest Group Leaders, Stake Indexing Director, Family History Center Director, Area Family History Adviser, FamilySearch Support Missionary, Stake and Ward leaders.  See Videos, Webinar and see Resources for your callings. - Stake & Ward Calender - Your LDS Account

 Mormon Pioneers
Mormon Pioneer Emigrants - 1847 to 1868
Listed by company & by year of arrival before railroad

Online Store -
Videos, Highlights of General Conference, Youth MenuOrder products/materials - Youth Website, Videos, Highlights of General Conference, Youth Menu, Scriptures, Teachings, Resources, News

All Church Social Media Site -
How to use positive thoughts in Social Media such as Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Mormon Channel, YouTube, Pinerest, Instagram

Salt Lake City Family History Library
Salt Lake Family History Library - Help thru Wiki, Forum or Telephone, Catalog of Holdings, Planning your Visit, Class Schedule, Floor Plan - Where to Park  - Hours  -

Additional Church Websites

Church History - Library, Location, Hours, Services, Collections, Foundations of Faith Exhibit, Patriarchal Blessings, Pioneer Overland Travels database

lds_logo -- Beliefs of the Church - Videos, Locate a Mormon Church nearby, Receive a Free Book of Mormon, Create a Mormon Profile, FAQ

Subscription Websites

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Frequently Asked Questions
Card Catalog
Learning Center
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Who Am I video?

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Get Started with findmypast
Get started with your family history
Frequently Asked Questions


Genealogy Websites

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Find graves of ancestors 
& create virtual memorials

Find Famous Graves

US Gen Web logo
Click on  Map of US States, 
choose county & Enjoy!

Wikipedia logo Wikipedia the Free Encyclopedia

Hugh Wallis microfilm
Hugh Wallis IGI 
Batch Numbers of Extracted Films -
British Isles & North America

recordseek-tree connect
Download Tree Connect
 to add Sources to 
FamilySearch Family Tree from Internet Websites

National Archives (NARA)
National Archives
Review this .PDF file on how to order Military records on your Ancestors

BYU Center for Family History
& Genealogy
 - See "Projects"

 Family HistoryLibrary
 - Resources

BYU Relative Finder 

Find your "Cousins" in your Ward, Stake,
or your relationship to Famous Persons or Church Leaders

FamilySearch Libraries

Mesa FamilySearch Library

Mesa  FamilySearch  Library



Youth & Family Programs


Research Helps/PowerPoint Presentations & Quick Starts

U.S. & British Isles

Research Training - (on line)

"Binding Families Together Forever

Stake Leadership Training"


Ward Consultant Training

Monthly Newsletter

Arizona Obituary Search

Arizona Birth & Deaths

East Valley Area (30 Stakes)

October 2014 Newsletter "Best Newsletter Ever..."
by Charles Schults,
Family History Area Director

Riverton Utah FamilySearch Library

Logan FamilySearch Library
Logan Utah FamilySearch Library
Ogden Utah FamilySearch Library

Contact Information for
Queen Creek Arizona Chandler Heights Stake
Gary Foster - Stake Family History Director
Janet Foster - Stake Indexing Director

Email -
Cell phone - (480) 225-1311