Berwick Pennsylvania 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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Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • 7368 Schoolhouse Road, Berwick PA 18603
  • Entrance is on the right side of the building as you enter from the road.
Location on Map
  • This is a very small center. Our main use is viewing microfilm obtained from The Family History Library's [Salt Lake] vast collection of microfilmed records from all over the world.  We do have on indefinate loan some microfilm of courthouse records of Luzerne and Columbia Counties, Pennsylvania such as early wills and death records.

Phone: Tuesday 6 PM to 9 PM  570-759-1637  or director's Home phone 570-759-0692


Open Hours:

Tuesday evening 6 PM to 9 PM and other hours by appointment

Holiday Schedule:

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
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Databases and Software

Hardware and Equipment

  • 2 microfilm readers [do not print]
  • 1 microfiche reader
  • 2 computers

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

Columbia County Historical and Genealogical Society [check out their web page] located at 225 Market St,  Bloomsburg PA 17815

Berwick Historical Society [recently moved and reorganizing their collection] P O  Box 301, Berwick PA 18603. They are newly relocated to The Carriage House Museum and Library at the rear of the Jackson Mansion on Market St., Berwick, PA


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