FamilySearch

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    FamilySearch is a nonprofit family history organization dedicated to connecting families across generations. The Company provides image capture, microfilm digital conversion and preservation, and online indexing and access services.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1894
    HQSalt Lake City, US
    Websitefamilysearch.org
    Employee Ratings4.2

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)1,077
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore

    Key People/Management at FamilySearch

    Steve Rockwood

    Steve Rockwood

    CEO

    FamilySearch Office Locations

    FamilySearch has an office in Salt Lake City
    Salt Lake City, US (HQ)
    50 E North Temple St
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    FamilySearch Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1894

    FamilySearch Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    B

    80/100

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    FamilySearch Online and Social Media Presence

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    FamilySearch News and Updates

    FamilySearch Unlocking Centuries of Italian Ancestry Records

    SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- FamilySearch International announced free access to over 150 million Italian historical genealogical records—the largest online collection of its kind. The unprecedented initiative is the result of collaboration between FamilySearch, the...

    FamilySearch Blogs

    9 Mayflower Descendants as Famous as Their Pilgrim Ancestors

    The Mayflower set sail for America in 1620 with 102 passengers. Though only 53 passengers lived to see the following spring, an estimated 35 million people worldwide are descendants of this small but hardy group. With that many descendants, it’s no surprise that you might recognize a few of them—you…

    John Alden, Priscilla Mullin, and Myles Standish—Plymouth’s First Love Triangle

    You may be familiar with the Mayflower’s turbulent journey across the Atlantic, its landing off course, and the harrowing winter that followed—but did you know about the famous love story of Mayflower passengers John Alden and Priscilla Mullin? Although we can’t know for sure if the story of John Al…

    Monthly Record Update for August 2020

    FamilySearch expanded its free online archives in August of 2020 with almost 20 million new indexed family history records from all over the world. New historical records were added from Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ecuador, England, Fiji, Finla…

    When Did the Mayflower Land in America? The Answer Might Surprise You!

    The Mayflower landed in America on November 21, 1620—or did it? If you could ask William Bradford when the Mayflower landed, he would say November 11, 1620—the date he recorded in his journal. Similarly, accounts differ about when the Mayflower began its journey. Some say it departed England on Sept…

    Finding Your Ancestors in United States Church Records

    In the United States, it’s most common to search for ancestors in civil and public records such as censuses, vital records, deeds, naturalization records, newspapers, and city directories. But sometimes these sources fall short. They may not have been kept for the time period or place you need. Perh…

    John Howland and Elizabeth Tilley: Their Life and Legacy in Plymouth Colony

    This November marks the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the Pilgrims to the New World. In September 1620, the Mayflower started its journey with 35 crew members and 102 passengers, including John Howland and Elizabeth Tilley. This fascinating man and woman are estimated to have millions of desce…
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    FamilySearch Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was FamilySearch founded?

      FamilySearch was founded in 1894.

    • Who are FamilySearch key executives?

      FamilySearch's key executives are Steve Rockwood.

    • How many employees does FamilySearch have?

      FamilySearch has 1,077 employees.

    • Who are FamilySearch competitors?

      Competitors of FamilySearch include Ancestry, MyHeritage and Skolkovo Foundation.

    • Where is FamilySearch headquarters?

      FamilySearch headquarters is located at 50 E North Temple St, Salt Lake City.

    • Where are FamilySearch offices?

      FamilySearch has an office in Salt Lake City.

    • How many offices does FamilySearch have?

      FamilySearch has 1 office.