Rye Colorado 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.

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The Rye Colorado Family History Center is available to serve members of the community free of charge. The Center is open to the public and all are encouraged to visit and let us help you find your family history!

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  • Address:   2131 Coolidge St., Rye, CO  81069  United States
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Center Contact Info
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  • Phone at FHC: 1-719-676-4285
  • Stake Temple and Family History Consultant - Center: Zane Chartrand: 1-719-251-9103
  • eMail:   CO_Rye@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours:[edit | edit source]

  •  Wednesday 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  •  Sunday 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

      For a reservation appointment, please contact the Stake Temple and Family History Consultant - Center in advance at (1-719

Holiday Schedule:[edit | edit source]
    Not available for appointments on major holidays:

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Free Access to Partner Websites
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Register for Church Member Access  to Ancestry.com, Findmypast, MyHeritage and American Heritage.:

Online Source Catalog:
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FamilySearch Catalog - Search the catalog of genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) made available by FamilySearch. Many items can be loaned to local family history centers around the world.

Collections we Offer:
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Premium Online Websites at FHC:[edit | edit source]

The library provides free use of several family history research websites that normally require a subscription fee for access. Visit
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the library to see a listing of the available sites. Shown below are many popular ones.
  • FamilySearch
  • Ancestry.com,
  • Footnote.com,
  • My Heritage
  • Find My Past,
  • Godfrey Memorial Library,
  • Heritage Quest Online,
  • 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive,
  • Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War,
  • The Genealogist,
  • Historical Map Works Library Edition,
  • World Vital Records, and much more.

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  •     1 Computer
  •     1 Printer
  •     WiFi Internet Access for Laptops, Notepads, Notebooks and Smatphones.

Resources in the Local Area
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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.

Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

Please contact the Rye Family History Center at phone # or eMail listed above if you are interested in assisting in this library.