Douglas Wyoming 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.


Welcome to the Douglas Wyoming Family History Center website.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map: Location Map

Address: 1930 Cheyenne Street, Douglas WY 82633

  • Language: English

Phone: 307-358-5024

Director: Linda Anderson - 307-351-3100

E-mail: WY_Douglas@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Wednesday: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Thursday: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Other times by appointment call: 307-351-3100
  • Holiday Schedule:

Closed the week of Thanksgiving and the last two weeks of December through New Years.


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meeting: Second Sunday of every month at 4:00 pm


Center Resources

Collections

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:
  • The 19th Century British Library Newspapers Digital Archive
  • Access Newspaper Archives
  • Alexander Street Press, American Civil War.com - Institution version
  • ArkivDigital Online
  • Create a Who Do You Think You Are? Story for Free
  • Findmypast - Institution version
  • Fold3 (Formerly Footnote.com)
  • The Genealogist
  • Historic Map Works Library Edition
  • KinpointPremium
  • Legacy Stories
  • MyHeritage - Library Edition
  • Paper Trail
  • ProQuest Obitary Listings
  • Puzzilla - Preminum Services
  • World Vital Records.
  • Access to the Swedish website ArkivDigital

Hardware and Equipment

  • 2 computers and soon to be 4; 111 printer/scanner to FamilySearch.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties


Resources in the Local Area

  • RAOGK Volunteers for Wyoming (raogk.org)
  • Wyoming State Genealogy Network (facebook.com)
  • Converse County Genealogical Society, 119 North 9th Street, Douglas WY 82633
  • Wyoming Pioneer Historical Society, P.O. Drawer 10, Douglas, WY 82633
  • Converse County, Wyoming Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com)
  • Converse County, Wyoming Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
  • USGenWeb Archives for Converse County (usgwarchives.net)
- See more at: http://www.genealogyinc.com/wyoming/converse-county/#countyaddress
The new Converse County Library has an area specific to genealogy research.
Pioneer Museum has a wealth of history and one of the best museums in the nation.

Links


Volunteer at the Center

We welcome volunteers to our Family History Center who have a knowledge of researching.