El Paso Texas 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.

We have an active and informed staff available to help you locate deceased ancestors. 

Individual training and assistance is available during all hours of operation.

Group presentations and instruction can be accomodated.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • 1212 Sumac Dr  El Paso  TX  79925  United States
  • (Link to map using Google

Phone: 1 915-799-9516 cell

E-mail: TX_ElPaso@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday    10am - 3pm  and  6pm - 9pm
  • Wednesday  10am - 3pm  and   6pm - 9pm
  • Thursday   6pm - 9pm
  • Friday      6pm -9pm

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed Thanksgiving week
  • Closed the last 2 weeks in December (Christmas and New Years)
  • Closed for General Conference

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule: Indexing assistance/training on 4th Thursday each month

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to receive and view any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • Some localized books and family history stories are available.

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

  • Eight Family History Computers are available with access to the Premium Genealogy packages on the FHC Portal.

Center Services

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