Sunny Morton

Sunny Morton

Sunny Jane Morton is known internationally for her astute comparative analyses of major genealogy websites and inspiring historical storytelling strategies. She is a longtime Contributing Editor at Family Tree Magazine (US); Content Manager at; past contributor to Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems Podcast; and contributor to the blog at, the world’s largest free genealogy website. Her book, Story of My Life: A Workbook for Preserving Your Legacy, is now in its 2nd edition. She has twice received prestigious awards from the National Genealogical Society, most recently for co-authoring How to Find Your Family History in U.S. Church Records. Her presentations are packed with try-this-now strategies and delivered with humor, humanity, and plenty of motivating examples and stories.


Saturday Presentation: How Learning About the Past Can Change the Future

Sunday Enhanced Presentation: Fact or Fable: Finding the Truths in Old Family Stories

Workshops: Your DNA Guide