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 07, 2014
8:00 am : Navigating the FamilySearch Library

(All Levels) This class will focus on the layout of the Library, what each floor houses and how to navigate through the copy centers, reference counters, restrooms, lunch room, and more. Login First

April 09, 2014
8:00 am : Goals to Focus Your Research

(All Levels) This class will help you prioritize your time and efforts as you begin a research project. Once you have a list of possible research objectives, you can then arrange the appropriate order for research.

5:30 pm : Research FUNdamentals: Principles and Strategies for Successful Genealogical Research

(All Levels) Thoroughly understanding genealogy sources will enable you to trace your family history in the first attempts to locate records documenting an ancestor as well as it helps a seasoned genealogist trace those who are more difficult to find. Successfully locating and documenting a correct genealogy is only possible when you have acquired the skills to plow through the records and understand what you are looking at.

April 11, 2014
5:30 pm : A Gift of Family History

(All Levels) Holly will share stories that have kept her engaged in family history for many years. She will also show some great ways to share your discoveries with family, friends, and the world. Learn to organize, preserve and share your family history discoveries.