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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
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'''Location & Map:'''  
 
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*'''Address:''' 224 E 14Th, Burley, Idaho, 83318, United States  
 
*'''Address:''' 224 E 14Th, Burley, Idaho, 83318, United States  
 
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=224+E+14Th,+Burley,+Idaho&hl=en&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=51.754532,82.265625&vpsrc=0&hnear=224+E+14th+St,+Burley,+Idaho+83318&t=m&z=16 Location on Map]
 
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=224+E+14Th,+Burley,+Idaho&hl=en&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=51.754532,82.265625&vpsrc=0&hnear=224+E+14th+St,+Burley,+Idaho+83318&t=m&z=16 Location on Map]
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===SPECIAL OPEN HOUSE===
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"1940 Census Kickoff Event"
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April 4, 2012 from 6-9 p.m.
 
At the Burley Family History Center
 
All of the Twin Falls Temple district are invited.
 
Instructors from Salt Lake
 
Refreshments & Prizes
 
Training for indexing beginners, more advanced indexers, arbitrators and Priesthood leaders.
 
Come and learn what you can do to help INDEX the 1940 US Federal Census
 
  
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
  
Family history conference, Rexburg, Idaho.&nbsp; Saturday, April 21 2012
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Register at: [http://www.byu.edu/cc/familyhistory/ www.byu.edu/cc/familyhistory/]
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==== Upcoming Events&nbsp;  ====
  
Registration fee will be $11 per person
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Classes will be held on BYU-Idaho campus in the Hinckley and Ricks buildings
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==== Class Schedule  ====
  
8:30 am to 5:00 pm&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; For information call BYU-IDAHO 208-496-1221
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:FamilySearch Family Tree Training- &nbsp;Taught on Tuesday evenings by Brother Williams at 6:00 p.m. starting on April 2nd, 2013. &nbsp; Or taught on Wednesday mornings by Sister Stevenson at 10:00 a.m. starting on April 3rd, 2013. &nbsp; We will cover all aspects of using the new program FamilySearch Family Tree just released to replace newfamilysearch.org. &nbsp; Come learn all about the new features and options!&nbsp;:Classes will run for 6 weeks and last about one hour per class. &nbsp;Feel free to bring your own laptop, or use one of the centers, if you prefer a more hands-on approach. &nbsp;
  
==== Upcoming Events&nbsp;  ====
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Week One- Navigating the Tree
  
&nbsp;<br>US Census Records,&nbsp; Thursday 5 April 2012
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Week Two- Searching and Adding Persons, Using Help, Watches and Discussions
  
All classes run From 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. And are open to the public.&nbsp; No registration or fees required.
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Week Three- &nbsp;Editing and Correcting Information
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Taught by Blanche Simmons
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Week Four- &nbsp;All About Sources
  
==== Class Schedule  ====
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Week Five- &nbsp;Merging and Separating Individuals
  
A class on Roots Magic will begin on Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. and run through May 8, 2012.
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Week Six- &nbsp;Temple Ordinances and Photos
  
It will be taught by Joy Gittens and last 1 hour each week.&nbsp; This will include RM4 and RM5.  
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No registration is necessary. &nbsp;Come to one or all of the classes as your interest and schedule allows. &nbsp;We will be repeating these classes. &nbsp;
  
==== Staff Training Meetings Second Tuesday of each month  ====
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==== Staff Training Meetings Second Thursday of each month  ====
  
 
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#Including Oakley Herald 1911-1961  
 
#Including Oakley Herald 1911-1961  
 
#Obituaries 1987-2010 from Cassia and Minidoka counties including marriages  
 
#Obituaries 1987-2010 from Cassia and Minidoka counties including marriages  
#Cassia and Minidoka counties death dates 1912-1987 on 3.5" floppy disk
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#Cassia and Minidoka counties death dates 1912-1987.  
#Cemetry records, Albion valley cemetery to 1970, Declo cemetary to 2005, Marion cemetary to 2010, Oakley cemetary, Valley Vu cemetry 1863-2005
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#Cemetry records, Albion valley cemetery to 1970, Declo cemetary to 2005, Marion cemetary to 2010, Oakley cemetary, Valley Vu cemetry 1863-2005  
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#Minidoka County marriage records from its inception in 1913 through 2000.
  
 
*Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog. <br>
 
*Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog. <br>
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==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
  
*Paf, Roots magic, Legacy, Ancestry Quest, Family Search, New Family Search
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*PAF, Roots Magic, Legacy, Ancestry Quest, Family Search, Family Tree.
*Research Websites - Ancestry.com, Findmypast.com, World vital records.com, Heritage quest
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*Research Websites - Ancestry.com, Findmypast, World Vital Records.com, Heritage Quest, 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive, Access Newspaper Archive, Alexander Street Press (The American Civil War), ArkivDigital Online, Fold3.com, The Genealogist, Historic Map Works Library Edition, LegacyStories, Orgins.net, Paper Trail. (All are free at the Family History Center)<br>
*Printing program - Irfanview
 
  
 
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*10 Microfilm readers  
 
*10 Microfilm readers  
 
*1 Fiche reader  
 
*1 Fiche reader  
*1 Microfilm copier
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*1 Microfilm &amp; microfiche copier/scanner/printer.
  
 
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Revision as of 19:06, 18 April 2013

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


Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

Phone: 1 208-878-7286

E-mail: id_burley@ldsmail.net

Open Hours: Monday: 9am-4pm
Tues-Thurs: 9am-9pm
Fri: 10am-4pm
Sat: 9am-1pm

Holiday Schedule:



Calendar and Events


Upcoming Events 

 

Class Schedule

FamilySearch Family Tree Training-  Taught on Tuesday evenings by Brother Williams at 6:00 p.m. starting on April 2nd, 2013.   Or taught on Wednesday mornings by Sister Stevenson at 10:00 a.m. starting on April 3rd, 2013.   We will cover all aspects of using the new program FamilySearch Family Tree just released to replace newfamilysearch.org.   Come learn all about the new features and options! :Classes will run for 6 weeks and last about one hour per class.  Feel free to bring your own laptop, or use one of the centers, if you prefer a more hands-on approach.  

Week One- Navigating the Tree

Week Two- Searching and Adding Persons, Using Help, Watches and Discussions

Week Three-  Editing and Correcting Information

Week Four-  All About Sources

Week Five-  Merging and Separating Individuals

Week Six-  Temple Ordinances and Photos

No registration is necessary.  Come to one or all of the classes as your interest and schedule allows.  We will be repeating these classes.  

Staff Training Meetings Second Thursday of each month


Center Resources

Collections

  • Over 9000 Microfilms
  1. Includes Oakley Eagle and Oakley Herald, 3 & 4 generation records between 1965 & 1976, 600 LDS Films, Wards, ordinances, immigration, Nauvoo & Endowment House, Baptisms and Endowments
  • Over 60,000 Microfiche
  1. Including Oakley Herald 1911-1961
  2. Obituaries 1987-2010 from Cassia and Minidoka counties including marriages
  3. Cassia and Minidoka counties death dates 1912-1987.
  4. Cemetry records, Albion valley cemetery to 1970, Declo cemetary to 2005, Marion cemetary to 2010, Oakley cemetary, Valley Vu cemetry 1863-2005
  5. Minidoka County marriage records from its inception in 1913 through 2000.
  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.

Databases and Software

  • PAF, Roots Magic, Legacy, Ancestry Quest, Family Search, Family Tree.
  • Research Websites - Ancestry.com, Findmypast, World Vital Records.com, Heritage Quest, 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive, Access Newspaper Archive, Alexander Street Press (The American Civil War), ArkivDigital Online, Fold3.com, The Genealogist, Historic Map Works Library Edition, LegacyStories, Orgins.net, Paper Trail. (All are free at the Family History Center)

Hardware and Equipment

  • 14 computers, 2 printers (1 color), 1 copy machine, 2 scanners
  • 10 Microfilm readers
  • 1 Fiche reader
  • 1 Microfilm & microfiche copier/scanner/printer.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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