Recent Articles by Russell Bangerter
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...
Published: Monday, February 18, 2013 12:14 pm MST
Should you ever find family history documents or photos in a garbage dumpster, retrieve them as soon as possible, even if they're not for your own family. Get them to a safe place until you can find the person ...
Published: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 4:57 pm MST
My service in the Granite Mountain Records Vault as a microfilm evaluator about 41 years ago. How it has enhanced my training as a professional researcher.
Histories, photos and recorded interviews of ancestors, relatives can make valuable gifts at Christmastime
Published: Monday, December 17, 2012 4:44 pm MST
Family histories, photos and recorded interviews of loved ones can be the perfect gifts to give for Christmas this year. Digitizing those things can bring much happiness too.
Published: Wednesday, October 17, 2012 9:59 am MDT
The account of Elders Paul Langheinrich, Rudolph K. Poecker and others who protected genealogy records in Germany. How they exhumed them and got them to the Genealogical Society after the war. The inspection of...
Published: Monday, September 17, 2012 3:31 pm MDT
In his father's attic, Stephon Tull found an audio recording of an interview his father did with Martin Luther King Jr. We can all do something to search for missing pieces of our family history.
Published: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 12:31 pm MDT
If you knew where the family records were, what would you sacrifice to get them? Nephi and his brothers sacrificed to obtain the plates containing their family records; our family made sacrifices as well to obt...
Published: Tuesday, July 17, 2012 12:13 pm MDT
2012 has seen several fires already. Homes destroyed and records burned. What can be done to safeguard family records and photos against calamity ahead of time, before it strikes?
Published: Wednesday, June 20, 2012 5:01 pm MDT
Report of first genealogy conference in seven-stake Murray region, with classes ranging from basic genealogy to writing family histories.
Published: Monday, June 18, 2012 3:23 pm MDT
An experience I had during chaplain assistant training school in New York in 1969 with my friend Bill was going to see the Statue of Liberty. I wondered if any of my immigrating ancestors saw the statue when th...