Weiser Idaho 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.

The Weiser Family History Center serves residents of Payette, Washington and Adams Counties in Idaho.

Center Location and Contact Information

Location Map:


  • 300 East Main Street Weiser ID 83672 United States
  • Entrance is located on the West end of the building.
  • Ring bell on the left wall for admission.
  • Language:English


  • 1-208-549-2780


  • ID_Weiser@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 9:00 am-8:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00 am-8:00 pm

Holiday Schedule:

Thanksgiving week: Closed Nov. 20-25

Christmas week: Closed Dec. 25-31

New Years week: Closed Jan. 1. We will reopen Jan. 2nd.

All major holidays:

2017 Closure

Center Resources


  • Books of Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850
  • Many microfilms of Mexico

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: 8 computers connected to DSL Internet; Regular and computerized microfilm readers; copier and printer

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties:

Sweden and the ability to read old Swedish and English handwriting - Mary Jo Koeppen

Russia, Germany, PAF, Ancestral Quest and many US States - Marlene Peine

www.findagrave.com, obituaries, German and Hebrew languages, Picasa - Dan Fowler

Ancestry, Roots Magic, Indexing - Wally McCallum

Picasa - Kathy Stone

Indexing - George Roth

Resources in the Local Area


Fruitland Idaho Family History Center

  • 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.

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Volunteer at the Center