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Myrtle Beach South Carolina Family History Center

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 HoursEdit

Location Map:


  • 48th Ave N Hwy Us 17 Bypass Myrtle Beach SC 29577 United States
  • The church is located at the corner of 48th Avenue and Bypass 17.
  • To enter the family history center use the door facing the bypass.
  • If it is locked, ring the bell.
  • Language:English


  • 1-843-449-1166



Open Hours:

  • Wednesday:6:00pm-8:30pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed all major holidays:

Calendar and EventsEdit

Upcoming EventsEdit

Class ScheduleEdit

Staff Training MeetingsEdit

Center ResourcesEdit


  • We have many indefinite films on site.

Databases and SoftwareEdit

  • 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. 

Hardware and EquipmentEdit

Staff Research SpecialtiesEdit

Resources in the Local AreaEdit

Chapin Memorial Library is a Family History Affiliate Library. Their Wiki page is not active yet, but will be shortly.


  • FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!: A comprehensive video presentation explaining the Wiki, navigating it, and some especially useful pages. Case studies demonstrate using the Wiki for genealogical research. Editing and adding articles to the Wiki are covered.

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Volunteer at the CenterEdit