Madera California 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.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: 2112 Sunset Avenue, Madera, California
  • Family History Center entrance is at the northeast door. Ring bell located on the brick wall to the left of the doors for entrance to the center.  
  • Map to Madera California Family History Center

Phone: 559-661-7700 (Call during Family History Center open hours for assistance.)

Open Hours:

  • Tuesdays and Wednesday 10am-1pm
  • Tues., Wed., & Thurs: 7pm-8:30pm (Call center first, during those hours, before coming in to verify that a consultant is there.)

Holiday Schedule: Closed on major holidays.

Closed Wednesday & Thursday, November 21st and 22nd, 2012.

Closed Tuesday, December 25th, 2012.

Closed Tuesday, January 1st, 2013.

Appointments: Call to make an appointment for a more convenient time, if necessary. 


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule: Sunday Family Search training classes, 10:15am-11am, Family History Center.

Staff Training Meetings: 3rd Thursday each month, 7pm, Family History Center (no meeting in December.)

Family Tree Training: November 15th, 7pm, Family History Center.

Center Resources


Databases and Software

Hardware and Equipment

  • Computers, Microfilm reader, Printer, Scanner, Photo-copier

Center Services

  • Training available for: "Family Search Family Tree", "RootsMagic5", "Using Family Search", "Family Search Indexing or Arbitrating", and PAF.

Resources in the Local Area

Madera County Historical Society

Madera County Library


Family Search

Family Search Centers

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Volunteer at the Center