Evansville Indiana 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.



Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address:

  • 8020 E Covert Ave Evansville IN 47715 United States
  • The Evansville Family History Center is located on the west side of the Evansville Indiana Stake Center building.
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-812-477-3866

E-mail:

  • IN_Evansville@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Wednesday:6:00pm-8:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed all major holidays:



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

Collections

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. Premium Websites Include:
  • 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
    Access Newspaper Archive
  • Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War
    Research Database
    Letters and Diaries
    Images, Photographs, Posters, and Ephemera
    Ancestry.com
    ArkivDigital Online - Install from here.
    Install one-time only with an account with administrative rights.
    Launch from the 'ArkivDigital Online' Start Menu or Desktop icon.
    Find My Past
    Fold3.com Previously known as Footnote.com
    The Genealogist - Not Currently Available
    Godfrey Memorial Library
    Heritage Quest Online
    Historic Map Works Library Edition
    Paper Trail
    World Vital Records
  • Microfilm of obituaries for Browning Funeral Home in Evansville, IN for 1935-1993.
    (Include the resources you have to help individuals do their research - computers, microfilm readers, printers, etc. )

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties


Resources in the Local Area


Links

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Volunteer at the Center

We are looking for volunteers and would love to have you come join us!