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Alan E. Mann, AG®, is an accredited genealogist in England, and Australia. He is a senior research consultant in the Family History Library for FamilySearch. In the past, Alan has been a community manager for the FamilySearch Community Services team and the Information Services manager for the Family History Library. He taught British Research for BYU (History 412, 413, and 481) and various computer courses for Salt Lake Community College. Alan writes columns, reviews, and articles for several magazines, and presents around the country on the Internet and British research. Alan was a director of the Utah Genealogical Association (2004-2009), was program chair for GenTech 2000 in San Diego, and was co-founder and co-chair of the BYU Annual Computerized Genealogy Conference (1998-2002,2006-2010), now replaced by the annual RootsTech conference.

Presentations and ArticlesEdit

The following presentations are in reverse chronological order, grouped by conference or publication.

Utah Valley Technology and Genealogy Group - 2017Edit

Tips and Tricks for Searching FamilySearch

Family History Library classes - 2013    Edit

Ireland Census Substitutes (April)
Ireland Land & Property Records (2 parts) (April)

RootsTech 2013Edit

Techniques for Successful Searching (workshop)
What Website Developers Need to Learn from Power Users (Panel discussion)

Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy 2013Edit

East India Company Records
British Artillery Records

Family History Library classes - 2012  Edit

England Estate or Death Duty Records (November)
England: Records of the Poor (September)
Pre-1837 England Research Strategy (September)
Probate records and indexes (September)
Irish Land and Property (February) - replaced by Apr 2013 version
Recently Filmed Resources for Irish Resources: Records Supporting Griffiths Valuation (February) - see Land and Property class for more current information 

International Commission for the Accreditation of Genealogists Conference (ICAPGen) - October 2012Edit

British Army Research Strategies 

Past projects and interestsEdit