Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research.

The FamilySearch Family History and Genealogy Expo is a FREE public event!
No registration is required.

Saturday, 20 July 2019 10 a.m - 5 p.m.

University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel
1197 S. Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602


FamilySearch personnel will provide sessions throughout the day on how to take advantage of the extensive, free resources available online at! 

Once again, a variety of genealogy and history related organizations and vendors, including expo sponsor FamilySearch and IGHR host Georgia Genealogical Society, will have displays and wares to help attendees explore genealogy tools, resources, organizations, and educational opportunities. Be sure to spend time visiting the booths in the exhibit hall!

We hope you will join us for an informative and fun-filled day attending presentations, visiting vendor and society booths, exploring resources, asking questions, and meeting others interested in genealogy.

Parking is available in the South Campus Parking Deck adjacent to the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education and Hotel as well as some of the surrounding surface lots.


Exhibitor Information

Exhibitors are cordially invited to participate in the FamilySearch Family History and Genealogy EXPO on 20 July 2019 at the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research (IGHR) in Athens, GA. Expo tables will be set up in the Hill Atrium and Pecan Tree Gallery, both located on the main floor. Free wi-fi is available throughout the space. Additional information will be online soon. If you have questions, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Thank you, FamilySearch for generously sponsoring the Family History and Genealogy Expo at IGHR!

About Our Sponsor


FamilySearch International is the largest genealogical organization in the world. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the primary benefactor for FamilySearch services. The commitment of FamilySearch to help people connect with their ancestors is rooted in their beliefs—that families are meant to be central to our lives and that family relationships are intended to continue beyond this life.


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