Theme: Hunting Your Heritage
Jamboree 2017 will feature over 85 national, regional and local speakers and over 125 classes this year. Anyone interested in genealogy and expanding their research skills is welcome to attend. This year there will be a focus on the British Isles, Ireland, Armenia and the Caucasus and African American Research.
Thursday, Jun 8 is DNA day, and is devoted to exploring how DNA can help you with your own family history research.
Ancestry will have an exhibit in the Expo Hall, which is free to the public. Come see us and sit in on some of our in-booth demos. Expo hall hours are:
Friday, Jun 9 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Saturday, Jun 10 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Sunday, Jun 11 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
This is BYU’s 149th annual Family History and Genealogy conference. There will be more than 100 classes, including classes for beginners thru advanced researchers.
Focus in 2017: Taking Your Research to the Next Level
There will be several tracks at this conference, ranging in topics from research in specific areas to DNA and how to make the most of your DNA test results. The conference runs from 9:00 am on Sunday, July 23 thru 12:00 pm on Friday, July 28, 2017.
Theme: Building Bridges to the Past
Anyone that is interested in finding their past, improving their research skills, and connecting with other genealogists would enjoy the FGS Conference.
Ancestry will have an exhibit in the Expo Hall, which is open and free to the public. Come see the vendors and services that are available there, including the free in-booth demos in the Ancestry exhibit.