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Revision as of 21:51, 7 November 2013

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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The Klein Texas Family History Center is an extension of the world's largest genealogical library, the Salt Lake City Family History Library.

Center Location, Contact & Hours

Address: 16535 Kleinwood Drive, Spring, TX 77379

We are located in the LDS church halfway down the first side parking lot through the white door on the side of the building. Look for the green Family History Library sign on Kleinwood Drive.

Phone: 281-251-5931 or 832-510-7371

E-mail: kleinfhc1@gmail.com

Open Hours

  • Tuesday & Wednesday: 10 a.m. -- 4 p.m.

                                        7 p.m. -- 9 p.m

  • Thursday: 10 a.m.-- 1 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. -- 1 p.m.
  • Hispanic Research 2nd & 4th Tuesday: 7 p.m. -- 9 p.m.
  • Family History Classes & Workshops Thursday: 7 p.m. -- 9 p.m. (See Schedule Below)**

Special Events

Classes and Workshops

Thursday Evenings-Starting at 6:59 P.M.

09/05/2013 FamilySearch-- Quick Start, Searching and Sourcing...Robert Hull

09/12/2013 FamilySearch-- Photos, Stories and More...Robert Hull

09/19/2013 FamilySearch-- Power of Collaboration...Robert Hull

09/26/2013 FamilySearch-- Scanning Photos and Documents_Intermediate...Jane Bonny

10/03/2013 FamilySearch--TBA

10/10/2013 FamilySearch--TBA

10/17/2013 FamilySearch--TBA

10/24/2013 GOOGLE Research (Best of Roots Tech 2012-2013)_Intermediate

10/31/2013 HALLOWEEN No Class 11/07/2013 FamilySearch--TBA

11/14/2013 FamilySearch--TBA

11/21/2013 Research_Intermediate

11/28/2014 THANKSGIVING No Class 12/05/2013 FamilySearch--TBA

12/12/2013 Family/search--TBA

12/19/2013 Research_Intermediate

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Holiday schedule

Memorial Day, Labor Day weekends, July 4th, First Saturday in April, First Saturday in October,

Week of Thanksgiving, Last two weeks in December, First Week in January

Center Collections

  • We have inhouse over 1000 microfilms and 3500 microfiche on indefinite loan. An index is available in the Family History Center for these in-house films.
  • We have numerous genealogical reference books.

Databases and Software

FHC Portal:Family History Centers provide free access to many subscription genealogy websites, including:

Hardware and Equipment

  • 8 Internet-connected computers
  • Wireless internet access for your laptops.
  • One 16mm microfilm reader
  • Five 35mm microfilm readers
  • Microfiche reader
  • One Cannon 300II Digital Imaging System
  • Brother Laserjet printer
  • LexMark Laser Printer
  • One Flatscreen Monitor & Pulldown screen for training

Staff Research Specialties

A friendly helpful staff always willing to help you with your genealogical interests. If we don't have a solution to your questions we will help you find someone who does.

Resources in the Local Area

Libraries

Clayton Library
Center for Genealogical Research Location
5300 Caroline
Houston, Texas
Phone: (832) 393-2600

  • Clayton Library is a department of the Houston Public Library devoted entirely to genealogical research. Materials found in the library cover the entire U. S., as well as many foreign countries.
  • Online databases at Houston Public Library
  • Clayton Library Friends

Montgomery County Memorial Library System Location
(The Genealogy Department is located on the 2nd floor)
104 I-45 North (Gladstell Exit)
Conroe, TX 77301
Phone: (936) 788-8363

Chaparral Library Location
310 N. Live Oak
Tomball, Texas
Phone: 281-516-7417

  • This is a small library owned by the Chaparral Genealogical Society. The current hours are 10AM-2PM, Mon, Tues, Wed, Sat (except the 1st Sat of each month). Suggest calling first.

Genealogical Societies

Houston Genealogical Forum
PO Box 271466
Houston TX 77277-1466
Voice Mail: 713-968-9750

  • Meeting Place: Bayland Park Community Center,
  • 6400 Bissonnet, Houston, Texas

Chaparral Genealogical Society

  • Meets on 4th Saturday of each month (except December) at 10 a.m.
  • Meeting Place: Amergy Bank Building
  • Conference Room (2nd Floor)
  • Tomball, TX (on SH 249 before 4 corners)

The Humble Area Genealogical Society

  • Meets at 7 p.m. on the Second Monday of each month September - May
  • Meeting Place: Humble Senior Activity Center
  • 1401 South Houston Avenue
  • Humble, Texas

Links

Volunteer at the Center

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