This class was presented as part of live a live seminar on May 16, 2009 at the Hemet-San Jacinto Genealogical Society seminar.

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New to Legacy Family Tree? Join Legacy's Geoff Rasmussen as he introduces the main features of Legacy. In this 54 minute seminar, Geoff teaches about getting started with Legacy by importing from another computer program, setting and understanding relationships, 1/2 siblings, setting your direct line, AKAs, addresses, notes, sources, pictures, To Do List, Research Guidance, and reports.

This seminar is intended for those who are new to Legacy Family Tree but is also a great refresher course for experienced Legacy users.

About the Presenter
The father of four budding genealogists, Geoff Rasmussen is a popular and dynamic speaker on genealogy technology. He graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in Family History and Genealogy, from whom he was recently awarded the Young Family Historian of the Year award. He has served as director and vice-president of the Utah Genealogical Association. He is the author of numerous articles, books, and learning videos. He met and proposed to his wife in a Family History Center. Contact Geoff personally by clicking here.

About Hemet-San Jacinto Genealogical Society
The Hemet-San Jacinto Genealogical Society (HSJGS) is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to establish and maintain common interest in fostering research programs, to promote public interest in family history, to uphold high standards already acknowledged in the field of genealogy affairs and to encourage active participation in community and cultural affairs and to strive for the preservation of historical records. The Hemet-San Jacinto Genealogical Society meets at 7:00 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month, September through May at the First Presbyterian Church in Hemet, California, 515 E. Kimball Street.

About Millennia Corporation
Millennia Corporation is located in Surprise, Arizona. The company strives to provide top-quality genealogy software so people can record and track their family history. It publishes the popular genealogy computer program, Legacy Family Tree. It is also the publisher of Legacy News, an online newsletter bringing genealogists tips and tricks about genealogy ( For additional information on Millennia or the products they offer visit