Recent Articles by Russell Bangerter
Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2014 10:41 am MST
RootsTech 2014 will be at Salt Lake Expo Center, Feb. 6-8. Expected attendance is more than 10,000. Ree Drummond, Pioneer Lady is keynote speaker. Family Discovery Day with Elder Neil Andersen and others.
Published: Tuesday, December 17, 2013 6:11 pm MST
The proceeds from "The Messiah" freed 142 in debtor's prison and kept Handel from going there himself. This is like freeing our ancestors in spirit prison by finding their names and doing their temple work.
Published: Monday, November 18, 2013 5:10 pm MST
What the Lord did to save me from being hit by a train at a very young age. My mother's history says I was 2 years old when I came up missing from the house while she and Dad were in the genealogy library tryin...
Published: Tuesday, October 22, 2013 9:22 am MDT
It's not too late to observe Genealogy Month this October. There are lots of ways to get up and running with genealogy, or pick up where you left off.
Published: Monday, September 16, 2013 3:43 pm MDT
A journal can give us a glimpse of what happened to our ancestors. It can fill in the "gaps" we may have between documents. It can provide more details about the people in a family or household that can't be fo...
Published: Wednesday, August 21, 2013 10:06 am MDT
Like the rudder on the Bismarck, which was damaged, have we halted the research on our lines?The "rudder" in our research handles the steering and guidance of searching for our ancestors and relatives, as rud...
Published: Monday, July 22, 2013 4:11 pm MDT
The story of our summer genealogy/temple trip to Nauvoo, Ill. It was our daughter's choice for our family to go there to see the pageant, plays and skits and perform temple work for our ancestors in the Nauvoo ...
Published: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 4:31 pm MDT
My Grandpa Blair was the epitome of a railroad engineer, complete with coveralls, hat and scarf. But his descendants also remember him for his kindness, gentleness and love.
Published: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 10:05 am MDT
Finding ancestors names and processing them for temple ordinance work brings lots of joy. Here are some of my family's experiences of doing research and family temple ordinance work through the years.
Published: Monday, March 18, 2013 3:43 pm MDT
Come to the RootsTech conference at Salt Palace March 21-23 and learn about updates from FamilySearch to the new Family Tree. Also, Family History Expo retreat at Plaza Hotel April 8-12. Get help with your bric...