Burley 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.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 224 E 14Th, Burley, Idaho, 83318, United States
  2. Location on Map

Phone: 1 208-878-7286


Open Hours: M 9am-4pm; T-Th 9am-9pm; F 10am-4pm; Sat 9am-1pm

Holiday Schedule:

Calendar and Events

Family history conerence, Rexburg, Idaho.  Saturday, April 21 2012

Register at: www.byu.edu/cc/familyhistory/

Registration fee will be $11 per person

Classes will be held on BYU-Idaho campus in the Hinckley and Ricks buildings

8:30 am to 5:00 pm    For information call BYU-IDAHO 208-496-1221

Upcoming Events  Finding U.S. vital records; births, marriages & deaths. 2 FEB 2012

 Taught by Blanche Simmons

ANCESTRAL QUEST class starting FEB 7 2012 and will run for 4 or 5 weeks

 taught by Kathleen Hedberg

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings Second Tuesday of each month

February 9th class will be " NEW " New family search and also a report on ROOTSTECH conference.

taught by Tammy Stevenson.

Center Resources


  • 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 on 3.5" floppy disk
  4. Cemetry records, Albion valley cemetery to 1970, Declo cemetary to 2005, Marion cemetary to 2010, Oakley cemetary, Valley Vu cemetry 1863-2005
  • 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, New Family Search
  • Research Websites - Ancestry.com, Findmypast.com, World vital records.com, Heritage quest
  • Printing program - Irfanview

Hardware and Equipment

  • 14 computers, 2 printers (1 color), 1 copy machine, 2 scanners
  • 10 Microfilm readers
  • 1 Fiche reader
  • 1 Microfilm copier

Center Services

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