If you would like to visit the temple for baptisms or other temple ordinance on behalf of deceased family members, talk with your ward Temple and Family History Leader.  Check on LDS Tools, Organizations, Temple and Family History.

Family History

Do your own Family History

What are some Family History Activities you can do?


How to get started in Family History

Try some of these videos to help you get started in researching your family history.


Demo: Easy Ways to Discover What FamilySearch Knows about Your Ancestors (7:49)Demo: Getting Started with FamilySearch Using the Logged-In Home Page (4:20)

Demo:  Tips for Searching for Records about your Ancestors (14:25)

Demo: Getting the Most from FamilySearch Search (24:58)

Demo: Expand Your Family Tree Using Mobile Record Hints (15:55)


Getting Started

Where do I Start? (0:55)

What if I don’t Know Much About My Family?

Family Search Surname Experience (0:33)Surname Discovery Search (4:17)

All About Me Introduction (1:34)

FamilySearch Family Tree (1:45)