Sunday, February 01, 2009

At-Home Indexing Rapidly Increasing Genealogical Records Access

NOTE from DearMYRTLE: The following appeared in the Newsroom of the LDS Church website. Please address all inquiries to .

"In 30 minutes you can help people find their ancestors.” That’s the promise prominently displayed on the front page of the Web site. Since the indexing program began, over 150,000 people have volunteered to help make genealogical research easier for others and thousands more are volunteering each month."

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