Don Grant Lecture 2014: Jenny Harkness on FamilySearch

Speaker(s): Jenny Harkness

  • Date recorded: 25 Aug 2014

  • Duration: 39:57

'For 120 years now, FamilySearch has been collecting, preserving and sharing family history records.'

- Jenny Harkness

About this video

Watch the annual Don Grant Lecture presented by Jenny Harkness, Vice President of the Victorian Association of Family History Organisations, at Family History Feast 2014.

In her talk, Jenny shares background history and information on FamilySearch, including the kinds of records that are available through this genealogy organisation operated by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

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Speakers

Jenny Harkness is Vice President of the Victorian Association of Family History Organisations (VAFH). Since 1997, VAFHO has hosted the Don Grant Family History Lecture to promote family history education and provide discussion on a variety of family history topics. The lecture is named in honour of the late Don Grant, formerly of State Library Victoria, PROV and the VAFHO committee.