Cody Wyoming Family History Center

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Cody Wyoming Family History Center

The Cody Family History Center is located in the heart of Cody, Wyoming. It serves the surrounding area. All community and visitor patrons are welcome. The staff is friendly, knowledgeable and willing to help.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map: Location Map

Address: 1407 Heart Mountain, Cody, Wyoming 82414

  • Enter the door from the east parking lot. The door will be locked. Ring the bell and a staff member will admit you.
  • Language: English

Phone: 1-307-587-3427

E-mail: WY_Cody@ldsmail.net

Family History Center director:

Betsy Taggart theparkingqueen@yahoo.com

Melinda Stoddard Catswest.wy@gmail.com

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 1:00pm-4:00pm
  • Wednesday: 7:00 - 9:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed all major holidays.

Upcoming Events:

Class Schedule: Cody Wyoming Family History Conference

Saturday, March 10, 2018 10 AM to 1 PM

classes will include, Family Search, Family Medical Histories, Family Stories, Family Tree and Memories Apps class,

Staff Training Meetings.

Center Resources

Collections

  • Cody Family History Center has six computers, and a scanner for photographs
  • Also available are local histories, genealogies and cemetery records.

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.

Hardware and Equipment

  • The Center has several resources to help patrons do their research including computers, printers and scanners.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

The staff is friendly and knowledgeable in research and technology assistance.

Resources in the Local Area

The Park County Courthouse is three blocks from the Center and the Park County Public Library is located one block away making this a great place to research.

Links

  • FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!: A comprehensive video presentation explaining the Wiki, navigating it, and some especially useful pages. Case studies demonstrate using the Wiki for genealogical research. Editing and adding articles to the Wiki are covered.

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Cody Chamber of Commerce can be contacted at www.codychamber.org

Park County Courthouse website iswww.parkcounty.us

Wyoming state information can be found at www.wyoarchives.state.wy.us

Volunteer at the Center

If you would like to work in the Family History Center, please contact the Center director. We like volunteers who know how to research, who are computer savy and willing to help other people find their families. But we are happy to train you, too.