Eagle Idaho Family History Center
The Eagle Idaho Family History Center is staffed by Eagle Stake, Meridian North Stake and Star Stake. We invite everyone to come and visit our center. We look forward to helping you search your family history.
- 1 Center Contacts and Hours
- 2 Calendar and Events
- 3 Center Resources
- 3.1 Collections
- 3.2 Databases and Software
- 3.3 Hardware and Equipment
- 3.4 Center Services
- 3.5 Staff Research Specialties
- 3.6 (Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Mesa and Logan FHC pages for examples.)
- 3.7 Resources in the Local Area
- 3.8 Idaho State Archives and Research Center -- 2205 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise Idaho,(208) 334-2620. Hours T - Sat. 10 AM - 4 PM
- 3.9 Western States Marriage Index, Idaho State Death Index 1911- 1956 and Eastern Idaho Death Records -- http://abish.byui.edu/specialcollections
- 3.10 Boise Public Library, newspapers and obituary collections -- www.boisepubliclibrary.org
- 3.12 Links
- 3.13 (Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.)
- 3.14 Links to PowerPoint files for classes taught at Eagle Family History Center:
- 3.15 Descendancy Research, Nola Serra, Instructor, January 19, 2012
- 3.16 Volunteer at the Center
- 3.17 We are looking for those who might have research skills and/or computer skills.
Center Contacts and Hours
Location & Map:
- 2090 N Eagle Road, Eagle, Idaho 83616, United States
- Park on the southwest side of building. Use the southwest door labled "Family History Center"
- (Link to map using Google or other map sites)
Open Hours: M-T-W 9am-4pm; T-W-Th 6:30pm-9:30pm; F 9am-12:30pm
Holiday Schedule: Closed all major holidays, the week of Thanksgiving and two weeks at Christmas.
Calendar and Events
Boise Area Spring Family History Conference, April 28th, 2012, Nampa North Stake Center, 6111 Birch Lane, Nampa, Idaho. Registration and information visit: www.byui.edu/communityconnections/ conferences.
Date Title Time
|Mon||June 4||NewFamilySearch I||
|Thur||June 7||NewFamilySearch I||
|Mon||June 11||NewFamilySearch II||
|June 14||NewFamilySearch II||7:30 PM|
|June 18||Basic Internet||1:00 PM|
|June 21||Genealogy and Social Networking||7:30 PM|
|June 25||Family Tree||1:00 PM|
|Thur||June 28||Genealogy with Apple Devices||7:30 PM|
Mon June 4 NewFamilySearch I 1:00 pm
Thur June 7 NewFamilySearch I 7:30 pm
Mon June 11 NewFamilySearch II 1:00 pm
Thur June 14 NewFamilySearch II 7:30 pm
Mon June 18 Basic Internet 1:00 pm
Thur June 21 Genealogy and Social Networking 7:30 pm
Mon June 25 Family Tree 1:00 pm
Thur June 28 Genealogy with Apple Devices 7:30 pm
Staff Training Meetings
3rd Thursday at the Eagle Family Center. Staff meeting at 7:00 PM. Training class open to everyone at 7:30 PM, usually held in a room down the hall.
- Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
- Magazines: American Ancestors, FamilyTree, and Internet Genealogy. This center has over 300 microfilm and microfiche, many reference books and Daughters of Utah Pioneer books.
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: Ancestry, Fold3.com, WorldVital Records, Heritage Quest, FindMyPast, Familyhistorylink, Godfrey Memorial Library, Historical Maps, The American Civil War, Genline, TheGenealogist and 19th Century British Library Digital Newspaper Collection.
- This center also has access to GenealogyBank and American Ancestors.
- Software - Personal Ancestral File, PAF Companion, FamilyInsight, Roots Magic, Legacy, Ancestral Quest, Personal Historian, AniMap and Progeny.
Hardware and Equipment
- 7 new Lenova computers with 23" screens
- 3 new multi function printers
- 1 scanner
- 5 Microfilm readers
- 1 Microfiche reader
- 1 Microfilm and microfiche copier
Staff Research Specialties
(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Mesa and Logan FHC pages for examples.)
Resources in the Local Area
Idaho State Archives and Research Center -- 2205 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise Idaho,(208) 334-2620. Hours T - Sat. 10 AM - 4 PM
Western States Marriage Index, Idaho State Death Index 1911- 1956 and Eastern Idaho Death Records -- http://abish.byui.edu/specialcollections
Boise Public Library, newspapers and obituary collections -- www.boisepubliclibrary.org
Links to PowerPoint files for classes taught at Eagle Family History Center:
Descendancy Research, Nola Serra, Instructor, January 19, 2012