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=== Free Genealogy Classes  ===
 
=== Free Genealogy Classes  ===
  
'''10 Jan 2013 - DNA'''  
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'''Sign Up: Call 949-581-4876 or email [mailto:missionviejofhc@gmail.com familysearchmv15@gmail.com]'''<br>
  
'''07 Feb 2013 -&nbsp;Immigration'''  
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'''Location Map:'''  
  
'''14 Mar 2013 -Using Google for Family Research'''
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*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=27976+Marguerite+Parkway,+Mission+Viejo,+CA&hl=en&ll=33.55833,-117.667083&spn=0.00692,0.013894&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=53.300127,113.818359&vpsrc=6&t=m&z=17 Location Map].
  
'''11 Apr&nbsp; 2013 - Spanish Research'''  
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'''Address:'''  
  
'''16 May 2013 - Photo's in Family&nbsp; Tree'''
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*27976 Marguerite Parkway Mission Viejo, California 92692 United States
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*Corner of Marguerite Parkway and Hillcrest.
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*Enter at the rear of the building - left hand door.
  
'''06 Jun 2013 - to be announced'''
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*Language:English
  
'''Sign Up: Call 949-582-0285 or email [mailto:missionviejofhc@gmail.com missionviejofhc@gmail.com]'''  
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'''Phone:'''  
  
''CLASSES&nbsp;FROM&nbsp;7:00 to 8:00 pm''  
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*'''1-949-364-2742'''
  
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'''E-mail:'''
  
=== Location &amp;&nbsp;Map  ===
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*CA_MissionViejo@ldsmail.net
  
'''Address:''' 27976 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo, California.
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'''Hours:'''  
  
*Corner of Marguerite Parkway and Hillcrest. Enter at the rear of the building - left&nbsp;hand door.
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*'''Tuesday:'''9:30am-4:30pm and 6:00pm-9:00 pm
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=27976+Marguerite+Parkway,+Mission+Viejo,+CA&hl=en&ll=33.55833,-117.667083&spn=0.00692,0.013894&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=53.300127,113.818359&vpsrc=6&t=m&z=17 Location on Map].
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*'''Wednesday:'''9:30am-4:30pm and 6:00pm-9:00pm
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*'''Thursday:'''9:30am-4:30 pm and 6:00pm-9:00pm
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*'''Saturday:'''9:30am-1:00pm
  
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'''Holiday Schedule:'''
  
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
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'''July 4 Independence&nbsp; Day; July 22 Pioneer Day; Summer Vacation, August 19-31; Labor Day Weekend, September 2; General Conference, September 30; Thanksgiving Week, November 21-27; Christmas/New Years, December 23-January 1 '''
  
'''Phone:''' 949-364-2742
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:sedibble@cox.net sedibble@cox.net]
 
 
 
'''Hours:'''<br>'''Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday''' 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM and 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM<br>'''Saturday:''' 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM
 
 
 
'''2013 Closures'''
 
 
 
*'''Mar. 30 &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; ------------ Easter'''
 
*'''April 6 &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;------------ General Confeence'''
 
*'''May 25 &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;-------------Memorial Day'''
 
*'''July&nbsp;4-8th &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; ------------- Independence Day'''
 
*'''Aug. 19-Sept 2nd ---- --Summer Vacation/Labor Day<strike></strike>'''
 
*'''Oct. 5 &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; ------------------ General Conference'''
 
*'''Nov. 26- Dec 2 -- ---------Thanksgiving Week'''
 
*'''Dec. 23 - Jan 6 -- --------Christmas/ New Years'''
 
 
 
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=== '''Center Resources'''  ===
 
=== '''Center Resources'''  ===
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==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog 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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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog FamilySearch Catalog:]This center may have various films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.  
 
:*(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)
 
:*(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)
  
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
  
:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''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:  
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:*'''[[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:  
 
:#Ancestry.com  
 
:#Ancestry.com  
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:#Find My Past - Institutional Version
 
:#Fold 3.com  
 
:#Fold 3.com  
:#HeritageQuest.com
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:#Geneanet
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:#Kinpoint - Premium
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:#My Heritage - Library Edition
 
:#WorldVitalRecords.com  
 
:#WorldVitalRecords.com  
:#FindMyPast.co.uk
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:#ThePaperTrail.org (A guide to Overland Pioneer Names and Documents)
:#ThePaperTrail.org (A guide to Overland Pioneer Names and Documents  
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:#Alexander Street Press: The American Civil War
:#HistoricMapWorks.com
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:##Research database
:#American Civil War Collection
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:##Letters and Diaries
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:##Images, Photographs, Posters and Ephermera
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:##social and Cultural History
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:##Women and Social Movements in the Unites States
 
:#Access.NewspaperArchive.com  
 
:#Access.NewspaperArchive.com  
:#Godfrey.org
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:#ProQuest Obituary Listings
:#TheGenealogist.co.uk
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:#Puzilla.org - Premium Services
:#19th Century British Newspapers Archive  
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:#19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive  
:#ArkivDigital (Swedish records=36 Million documents)
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:#ArkivDigital (Swedish records=36 Million documents)  
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
:*9 Computers with Internet access  
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:*10 Computers with Internet access  
 
:*7&nbsp;Microfilm Readers  
 
:*7&nbsp;Microfilm Readers  
 
:*2 Microfiche Readers  
 
:*2 Microfiche Readers  
:*1 Digital Imaging System
 
:*Microfilm and Microfiche Scanner
 
 
:*Flatbed Scanner
 
:*Flatbed Scanner
  
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*Provide Service Opportunities for volunteers.  
 
*Provide Service Opportunities for volunteers.  
 
*Visit the center any time during our open hours. We will be glad to acquaint you with our resources and equipment.
 
*Visit the center any time during our open hours. We will be glad to acquaint you with our resources and equipment.
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Latest revision as of 19:45, 5 October 2017

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 Mission Viejo Family History Center serves a major portion of South Orange County, California. All are welcome and our services are free.

Free Genealogy Classes

Sign Up: Call 949-581-4876 or email familysearchmv15@gmail.com

Location Map:

Address:

  • 27976 Marguerite Parkway Mission Viejo, California 92692 United States
  • Corner of Marguerite Parkway and Hillcrest.
  • Enter at the rear of the building - left hand door.
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-949-364-2742

E-mail:

  • CA_MissionViejo@ldsmail.net

Hours:

  • Tuesday:9:30am-4:30pm and 6:00pm-9:00 pm
  • Wednesday:9:30am-4:30pm and 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • Thursday:9:30am-4:30 pm and 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • Saturday:9:30am-1:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

July 4 Independence  Day; July 22 Pioneer Day; Summer Vacation, August 19-31; Labor Day Weekend, September 2; General Conference, September 30; Thanksgiving Week, November 21-27; Christmas/New Years, December 23-January 1


Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog:This center may have various films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • (List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)

Databases and Software

  • FHC PortalThis 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. Find My Past - Institutional Version
  3. Fold 3.com
  4. Geneanet
  5. Kinpoint - Premium
  6. My Heritage - Library Edition
  7. WorldVitalRecords.com
  8. ThePaperTrail.org (A guide to Overland Pioneer Names and Documents)
  9. Alexander Street Press: The American Civil War
    1. Research database
    2. Letters and Diaries
    3. Images, Photographs, Posters and Ephermera
    4. social and Cultural History
    5. Women and Social Movements in the Unites States
  10. Access.NewspaperArchive.com
  11. ProQuest Obituary Listings
  12. Puzilla.org - Premium Services
  13. 19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
  14. ArkivDigital (Swedish records=36 Million documents)

Hardware and Equipment

  • 10 Computers with Internet access
  • 7 Microfilm Readers
  • 2 Microfiche Readers
  • Flatbed Scanner

Center Services

  • Provide one on one research help and provide access to genealogical records through the Internet or microfilm loan program. 
  • Provide Training. (Offering free how to classes)
  • Assist in cleaning up data files.
  • Provide Service Opportunities for volunteers.
  • Visit the center any time during our open hours. We will be glad to acquaint you with our resources and equipment.