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Uncovering the stories of past generations is challenging, but rewarding.

Participate in our online experience and learn exactly what you need to know to make more family history discoveries.

What is NYSFHC @ Home?

Every two years, hundreds of family history researchers gather to learn from dozens of experts at the New York State Family History Conference.

NYSFHC @ Home is the new online experience that allows you to participate from anywhere.

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The genealogy conference with ultimate flexibility.

No travel or hotel needed.

Watch on-demand sessions at your own pace, as many times as you want.

Participate on-the-go or from the comfort of your couch.

Instruction and Guidance from Top Experts

  • Leading family history authorities share their best tips. 
  • Get the inside scoop from professional researchers with years of experience.
  • Learn where to find the records you need and how to use them.  

14 Livestreamed Classes

30+ On-demand Classes

Live Q&As with Select Speakers

Looking for New York Stories? We can help!

Memorable Connections Make Memorable Conferences

Fill out your profile, browse the directory, and connect with other researchers on the conference website.

Swap stories and tips with like-minded researchers in the conference forum.

Easily reach the NYG&B team, who will help you make the most out of the conference.


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The Conference Program

This year's conference is full of useful and interesting classes on a variety of subjects. 

People of New York (and Beyond): 11 classes

New York's Records: 11 classes

Methods and Best Practices: 9 classes

DNA and Technology: 8 classes 

Places in New York: 6 classes

View the conference program for a complete description of every class available.