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We are a small Family History Center located in Nogales, Arizona, not far from the US-Mexico Border.&nbsp; We are open to all residents of Santa Cruz County, and other interested visitors.&nbsp; We have an enthusiastic staff who are trained to assist in your search for your family and&nbsp; roots.&nbsp; We look forward to visiting with you!
  
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''
  
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'''Address:''' 621 West Green Place, Nogales, AZ 85621
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*We are located inside The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. &nbsp;Enter through the west doorway on the side of the building. &nbsp;When you enter we are the first door on the left.<br>
  
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'''Phone:'''  
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'''Phone:''' 520 980-1551
  
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:kar.hop@gmail.com kar.hop@gmail.com]<br>  
  
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'''Open Hours:''' We are open every Wednesday evening from 6:30 to 8:00 PM or by &nbsp; &nbsp; appointment at other times
  
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'''Holiday Schedule:''' We are closed holidays unless prior arrangements have been made.
  
 
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
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==== Upcoming Events: &nbsp;Mesa, AZ family history conference in January ====
  
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==== Class Schedule:&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; "Using FamilySearch"-- Classes taught every Sunday 10:15-11:00 ====
  
==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
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==== Staff Training:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Meetings as announced ====
  
 
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:*[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.  
 
:*[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.  
:*''(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.)''
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:*''The Center also has genealogical journals from a variety of states, Books covering family histories in the United States and Mexico and other resources''
  
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'''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. ''(Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)''
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*[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. &lt;u
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:*''There&nbsp;are nine computers, 2 printers, and 2 microfilm readers available for use in finding your ancestors, as well as an extensive collection of microfilm covering Mexico, Puerto Rico, the United States and Europe. &nbsp;Other films can be ordered as needed''
 
 
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''Many staff members are bilingual in English and Spanish,&nbsp;and experienced in researching individuals and families in the United States, Mexico, Great Britian, Northern and Eastern Europe. &nbsp;''
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''Staff are trained in use of FamilySearch.org, new.familysearch.org, Ancestry.com, family search wiki, family search forums,&nbsp;and &nbsp;and other online search engines. &nbsp;''
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''Staff members are proficient in locating and ordering microfilm from around the world to access information not as yet on the Web.''
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''See the [[Mesa Family History Center|Mesa]] and [[Logan Utah Family History Center|Logan]] FHC pages for examples.''  
  
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
 
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'''''T'''''<i>he </i>'''''Tumacacori National Park has done extensive research of the early records of the Santa Cruz Valley area and the Pimeria Alta in Mexico and Arizona. &nbsp;These records are available on line through Mission2000, a National Park site. &nbsp;See link below'''''  
  
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'''''Museum of the Pimeria Alta, located in Nogales, Arizona'''''
  
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'''''The Nogales Public Library'''''
  
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===== Links &nbsp;www.nps.gov/tuma/historyculture/mission-2000.htm&nbsp;  =====
  
 
=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
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''Contact center director if you are interestied in serving as a volunteer''

Revision as of 15:34, 8 December 2011

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


We are a small Family History Center located in Nogales, Arizona, not far from the US-Mexico Border.  We are open to all residents of Santa Cruz County, and other interested visitors.  We have an enthusiastic staff who are trained to assist in your search for your family and  roots.  We look forward to visiting with you!

Location & Map:

Address: 621 West Green Place, Nogales, AZ 85621

  • We are located inside The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.  Enter through the west doorway on the side of the building.  When you enter we are the first door on the left.
Location on Map

Phone: 520 980-1551

E-mail: kar.hop@gmail.com

Open Hours: We are open every Wednesday evening from 6:30 to 8:00 PM or by     appointment at other times

Holiday Schedule: We are closed holidays unless prior arrangements have been made.



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events:  Mesa, AZ family history conference in January

Class Schedule:     "Using FamilySearch"-- Classes taught every Sunday 10:15-11:00

Staff Training:         Meetings as announced


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Center Resources

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • The Center also has genealogical journals from a variety of states, Books covering family histories in the United States and Mexico and other 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. <u
  • Hardware and Equipment
  • There are nine computers, 2 printers, and 2 microfilm readers available for use in finding your ancestors, as well as an extensive collection of microfilm covering Mexico, Puerto Rico, the United States and Europe.  Other films can be ordered as needed

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Many staff members are bilingual in English and Spanish, and experienced in researching individuals and families in the United States, Mexico, Great Britian, Northern and Eastern Europe.  

Staff are trained in use of FamilySearch.org, new.familysearch.org, Ancestry.com, family search wiki, family search forums, and  and other online search engines.  

Staff members are proficient in locating and ordering microfilm from around the world to access information not as yet on the Web.

See the Mesa and Logan FHC pages for examples.


Resources in the Local Area

The Tumacacori National Park has done extensive research of the early records of the Santa Cruz Valley area and the Pimeria Alta in Mexico and Arizona.  These records are available on line through Mission2000, a National Park site.  See link below

Museum of the Pimeria Alta, located in Nogales, Arizona

The Nogales Public Library


Links  www.nps.gov/tuma/historyculture/mission-2000.htm 

Volunteer at the Center

Contact center director if you are interestied in serving as a volunteer