Holly T.   Hansen

President and Founder of Family History Expos, Inc.: A lifelong resident of Croydon, Utah, Holly is a family history educator with more than 20 years experience. Although she sponsors elaborate events, she also enjoys helping people one-on-one as they learn how to make technology work for them. Author, lecturer, editor, and publisher, Holly devotes time every day to education.


April 04, 2016
9:00 am : Record Loss by Flood, Fire, War, and More

(Experienced) After you view this class you will know about additional records to research when the court house burned or some other disaster destroyed a record group.You will know about types of record loss and ways to work around the problem. You will know how education, using a timeline and charting your data as you go will make all the difference. You will also have new strategies to use and a working knowledge of the step-by-step research procedure that brings results.

April 18, 2016
9:00 am : Write a Narrative

(Experienced) Take time to organize and clarify your thinking. Writing a narrative will help you sort out your research, your thoughts on what you have learned, and get your work into a format easier for others understand.

April 25, 2016
9:00 am : Create Forms for Clarity

(Experienced) Using and creating forms can help you isolate facts and locate additional record types for research. Learn to use and if needed create personal research timelines, census trackers, tax trackers, and other helpful lists for simplifying research.