Weston-super-Mare Family History Centre, Somerset

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FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Centre, a branch facility of the Family History Library.

We have 3 computers, with full access to Ancestry.com, FindMyPast.co.uk and many other fee paying websites. We also have one microfiche and one micfrofilm machine. The centre is manned by volunteers who will help you as much as they can, use of the centre is completely free

Centre Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

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  • LDS Chapel 11 Ellenborough Park Road North Weston-Super-Mare England BS23 1XH United Kingdom
  1. There is free parking available
  2. Please use the side door and ring bell if the door is locked
  • Language:English


  • 01934 515916 (home phone number of Director, there is presently no phone at the FHC itself)


  • UK_WestonSuperMare@ldsmail.net;
  • chrisfulfit@gmail.com

Open Hours: Tuesdays 9:30 - 2:30; 6:30 - 9pm. For other times, to make an appointment or any enquiries, please email us at either of the above addresses. We are generally closed during school holidays.

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events Saturday 22nd September 10am - 8pm, Family History Day, Discover Your Ancestors! This is a free event with seminars, access to FamilySearch, Ancestry.com, FindMyPast etc. Troubleshooting corner, let our experts try to help you unblock your brick walls! Please feel free to bring your own laptops, there will be the opportunity to connect to our computer hub for internet access. Full details of seminar titles and times to follow soon!

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Centre Resources


Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.

Hardware and Equipment

  • 2 computers
  • 1 printer/scanner which gives you the option to scan photos, documents etc directly into your FamilyTree at familysearch.org
  • 1 microfilm reader
  • 1 microfiche reader

Centre Services

Staff Research Specialties

We have staff members who have extensive knowledge and expertise not only in all aspects of British Research but also for Germany, South Africa and many other countries

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Volunteer at the Centre

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