Columbus Ohio South Family History Center

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This center serves the Southeastern Greater Columbus Ohio area

Location Map:


  • 2135 Baldwin Rd Reynoldsburg OH 43068 United States
  • We're half-way between the Reynoldsburg High School and the Baldwin Road Junior High School
  • The entrance to the Family History Center is on the Northwest side of the building, left of the satellite dish, and is handicapped accessible.
  • Language:English

Center Contacts and Hours


  • 1-614-866-7686



FHC Director:

  • David Beck- 614-302-4440 (cell)
  • Judy Beck - 614-863-8600

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday:10:00am-2:00pm
  • Wednesday:10:00am-2:00pm and 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • Thursday:10:00am-2:00pm
  • Saturday:10:00am-2:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

General Conference Weekend: Saturday 1 April

Easter Weekend: Saturday 15 April

Independence Day: Saturday 1 July and Tuesday 4 July

Labor Day: Saturday 2 September

General Conference Weekend: Saturday 30 September

Thanksgiving: Wednesday 22 November - Saturday 25 November

Christmas and New Years - Tuessday 19 December - Saturday 30 December

Appointments can be scheduled outside these hours by specific request.

We occasionally close unexpectedly because of inclement weather or illness: Please call for information about unexpected alterations to our normal operation hours:

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Family Discovery Day: Not yet scheduled for 2017

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • We have several dozen books of local history and general genealogical references

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

  • We have computers, microfiche and microfilm readers, a microfiche/microfilm printer, and a computer printer/copier. The copier is also able to scan and upload photos and document pages directly to FamilySearch.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Among our volunteer staff we have individuals with experience in British, German, and Norwegian genealogical research.

Not all our staff are on duty for all our hours. If you have a specific need, call ahead to coordinate.

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