Fort Wayne 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 - March 12, 2020 - The Family History Center is temporarily closed until further notice.[edit | edit source]

Location Map:

Address:

  • 5401 St Joe Rd Fort Wayne IN 46835-3325 United States
  • Language: English

Phone:

  • 1-260-485-9581

E-mail:

  • IN_FortWayne@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Wednesday: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed 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]

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

FHC Portal[edit | edit source]

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.[edit | edit source]

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • Four computers available; all with internet access and free access to premium databases. Two microfilm readers available. 

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Training available for internet family history research and data organization.


Resources in the Local Area The Allen County Public Library in downtown Fort Wayne has the largest publicly funded genealogy library in the world. [edit | edit source]

Links[edit | edit source]

  • 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.


http://www.genealogycenter.org/Home.aspx


Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

If you would like to volunteer at the center, please contact the director, Susan LeDuc, at: IN_FortWayne@familyhistorymail.org