The FamilySearch Indexing Party is being held 20-22 October 2017
In 2016, over 100, 000 people came and they indexed over TEN MILLION names! Remember every name indexed is a person able to be found when you do that search on FamilySearch.
As you know Family Search have been digitising their microfilms from the Granite Vault. They expect to have digitised all they have permission to digitise by around 2020!
This huge effort along with the very many camera digitisation teams around the world who only use digital cameras, means that there are millions of records that have been digitised that are NOT name searchable as they have not been indexed.
If each of us indexed just a few records, can you imagine what we could achieve?
You can also do this indexing using a tablet or computer as Web Indexing is now available.
To find out more and sign up go here
Why not get a few people in your family history society, your friends to join you? Let us see what we can achieve in 72 hours working together. Currently in 2017, 24 000 have already signed up.
I’m in, how about you?