Carlisle Pennsylvania Family History Center

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FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


The Carlisle Family History Center is located in the Carlisle/Camp Hill Meetinghouse of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location and Map:

Address:

  • 216 Skyline Drive, Mechanicsburg PA 17055
  • Language: English

Phone:

1-717-796-6085

E-mail:

PA_Carlisle@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours:

  • Tuesdays: 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
  • Wednesdays: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm and 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

   or by appointment

Holiday Schedule: Call the center for specific holidays

Closed all major holidays



Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Upcoming Events[edit | edit source]

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]


Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

  • Premium genealogy websites are available free to patrons using the Family History Center Portal at the Carlisle Family History Center. They include:
19th Century British Library Newspapers
Access Newspapers Archive
American Ancestors
American Civil War-Alexander Street Press
Ancestry
Find My Past
Fold 3- Military Records
Geneanet- Northern European Records
Historic Map Works
My Heritage
Paper Trail- American Westward Migration Documents
ProQuest Obituary Listings
Swedish-Arkiv Digital Online

Equipment[edit | edit source]

Our center has four computers connected to a printer, two microfilm readers, and one microfilm reader/printer.

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Our staff members can assist patrons in researching records found in USA collections, as well as those overseas.


Resources in the Local Area
[edit | edit source]

Cumberland County Courthouse in Carlisle PA

The Pennsylvania State Library in Harrisburg PA which has a genealogical section

Also nearby are the Dauphin County, Cumberland County, and Perry County Pennsylvania Historical Societies

Links[edit | edit source]

https://www.historicalsociety.com/

http://dauphincountyhistory.org/

https://perrycountyhistoricalsociety.org/


Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]