Evansville Indiana 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.

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Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 8020 E Covert Ave
    Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana 47715
  1. The Evansville Family History Center is located on the west side of the Evansville Indiana Stake Center building.
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Phone: 812-477-3866

E-mail:  in_evansville@ldsmail.net

Open Hours: Wednesday evenings 6:00 - 8:00; other times by appointment. To make an appointment, please send an email to: in_evansville@ldsmail.net. 

Holiday Schedule: The Family History Center will be closed:

November 21 - Thanksgiving Holiday

December 19 and 26 - Christmas Holiday

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
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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. Premium Websites Include:
  • 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
    Access Newspaper Archive
  • Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War
    Research Database
    Letters and Diaries
    Images, Photographs, Posters, and Ephemera
    ArkivDigital Online - Install from here.
    Install one-time only with an account with administrative rights.
    Launch from the 'ArkivDigital Online' Start Menu or Desktop icon.
    Find My Past
    Fold3.com Previously known as Footnote.com
    The Genealogist - Not Currently Available
    Godfrey Memorial Library
    Heritage Quest Online
    Historic Map Works Library Edition
    Paper Trail
    World Vital Records
  • Microfilm of obituaries for Browning Funeral Home in Evansville, IN for 1935-1993.
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Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Volunteer at the Center

We are looking for volunteers and would love to have you come join us!