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'''Open Hours:'''  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
  
*'''Tuesday: '''9:00 am - Noon and 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  
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*'''Tuesday, Wedesday, Thursday: '''9:00 am - 4:00 pm; 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  
*'''Wednesday: '''9:00 am - 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm  
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*'''Saturday:''' 9:00 am - 1:00 pm  
*'''Thursday: '''12:30 pm - 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours subject to change. Please call or email before planning a visit.
  
 
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
 
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
  
We will be closed from 21 December 2015 through 2 January 2016. <br>  
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We close for major holidays. Please call or email for the current schedule. <br>  
  
 
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==== Upcoming Events  ====
 
==== Upcoming Events  ====
  
Please see the class schedule below.  
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News of upcoming events, including our monthly workshops, are posted on our Facebook page.  
  
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Feel free to follow us there! 
  
==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
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https://www.facebook.com/lagunaniguelfhc/
  
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==== Center Resources ====
 
 
=== Center Resources ===
 
  
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
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:#WorldVitalRecords.com  
 
:#WorldVitalRecords.com  
 
:#findmypast.co.uk  
 
:#findmypast.co.uk  
:#ThePaperTrail.org (A guide to Overland Pioneer Names and Documents)  
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:#ThePaperTrail.org (A Guide to Overland Pioneer Names and Documents)  
 
:#HistoricMapWorks.com  
 
:#HistoricMapWorks.com  
 
:#American Civil War Collection  
 
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:#TheGenealogist.co.uk  
 
:#TheGenealogist.co.uk  
 
:#19th Century British Newspapers Archive  
 
:#19th Century British Newspapers Archive  
:#ArkivDigital (Swedish records=36 million documents)
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:#ArkivDigital (Swedish records)
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
:*6 Computers with Internet access  
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:*6 Computers with Internet and printer access  
 
:*2&nbsp;Microfilm Readers  
 
:*2&nbsp;Microfilm Readers  
 
:*1 Microfiche Reader  
 
:*1 Microfiche Reader  
 
:*1 Digital Imaging System  
 
:*1 Digital Imaging System  
 
:*Microfilm and Microfiche Scanner  
 
:*Microfilm and Microfiche Scanner  
:*Flatbed Scanner
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:*Flatbed Scanners
  
 
=== Center Services  ===
 
=== Center Services  ===
  
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
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Each of our volunteers has a unique combination of research strengths and experience. If you email and tell us the kind of help you need, we'll be happy to try to connect you with someone who can offer guidance.
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''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Bountiful Utah Heights Family History Center|Bountiful]] and [[Chattanooga Tennessee Family History Center|Chattanooga]] FHC pages for examples.)''
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=== Resources in the Local Area  ===
 
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Orange County Genealogical Society- http://occgs.com
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
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Huntington Beach Central Library Genealogy Collection - http://occgs.com/hblibrary/library.html
  
''(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)''
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South Orange County California Genealogical Society (SOCCGS) - http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~casoccgs/
  
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MIssion Viejo Library (SOCCGS Research Center) - http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~casoccgs/research.html
 
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=== Links  ===
 
=== Links  ===
  
''(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.)''
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Just beginning to research your family tree? The FamilySearch website is a great place to start! https://www.familysearch.org 
  
 
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=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
  
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''
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We welcome volunteers! If you're interested, please email us.

Revision as of 17:19, 21 September 2017

FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


The Laguna Niguel Family History Center serves Laguna Niguel, surrounding cities and areas of South Orange County. The Family History Center is free and open to the public. 

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address:

  • 22851 Aliso Creek Rd, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 United States
  • Language: English

Phone: (949) 580-1905

  • Please call ahead to verify a volunteer is available to help you.

E-mail:

  • CA_LagunaNiguel@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday, Wedesday, Thursday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm; 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Hours subject to change. Please call or email before planning a visit.

Holiday Schedule:

We close for major holidays. Please call or email for the current schedule.



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

News of upcoming events, including our monthly workshops, are posted on our Facebook page.

Feel free to follow us there!

https://www.facebook.com/lagunaniguelfhc/

Center Resources

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. This includes the following:
  1. Ancestry.com
  2. Fold 3.com
  3. HeritageQuest.com
  4. WorldVitalRecords.com
  5. findmypast.co.uk
  6. ThePaperTrail.org (A Guide to Overland Pioneer Names and Documents)
  7. HistoricMapWorks.com
  8. American Civil War Collection
  9. AccessNewspaperArchive.com
  10. Godfrey.org
  11. TheGenealogist.co.uk
  12. 19th Century British Newspapers Archive
  13. ArkivDigital (Swedish records)

Hardware and Equipment

  • 6 Computers with Internet and printer access
  • 2 Microfilm Readers
  • 1 Microfiche Reader
  • 1 Digital Imaging System
  • Microfilm and Microfiche Scanner
  • Flatbed Scanners

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Each of our volunteers has a unique combination of research strengths and experience. If you email and tell us the kind of help you need, we'll be happy to try to connect you with someone who can offer guidance.


Resources in the Local Area

Orange County Genealogical Society- http://occgs.com

Huntington Beach Central Library Genealogy Collection - http://occgs.com/hblibrary/library.html

South Orange County California Genealogical Society (SOCCGS) - http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~casoccgs/

MIssion Viejo Library (SOCCGS Research Center) - http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~casoccgs/research.html


Links

Just beginning to research your family tree? The FamilySearch website is a great place to start! https://www.familysearch.org


Volunteer at the Center

We welcome volunteers! If you're interested, please email us.