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John Day Oregon Family History Center

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Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:


  • 944 E Main St John Day OR 97845 United States
  • Language:English


  • 1-541-575-1817, Director's phone 1-208-221-2252 cell



Open Hours:

  • Wednesday: 6:30pm-8:30pm; Thursday:9:00am-12:30pm Call director to schedule an appointment for another time: Director's phone 1-208-221-2252 cell

Closed for all Federal Holidays. Closed day after Thanksgiving. Closed December 20 through January 4. Closed for extreme weather (please call Family History Center to see if open).

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]

  • Local Family genealogical collections in book or pamphlet

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • 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 subscription
  • 4 computer stations, printer/scanner

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

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Resources in the Local Area: The following relate to local area history[edit | edit source]

Grant County Genealogical Library, 281 W Main John Day, OR; Grant County Museum, Canyon City, OR; Grant County Farm and Ranch Museum, John Day, OR; Kam Wah Chung Chinese Museum, (State) John Day, OR,Grant County Court House, Canyon City, OR (3 miles from the center)
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Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

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