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<BR> The holiday season is a wonderful time to reconnect with our living ancestors and descendants. We hope you will bear with us as we give our staff time to be with their families. Wishing you all a wonderful Thanksgiving and Christmas.<BR>
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<BR>'''COMING SOON''' - '''Marian L. Smith - Obscure Records of U.S. Citizenship and Nationality''' - The San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society and Oakland FamilySearch Library are thrilled to present Marian L. Smith,  Senior Historian of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS, formerly INS). Her presentation will focus on lesser-known federal records of derived citizenship, repatriation, and correspondence covering a variety of citizenship-related problems and topics. While the records discussed were created after 1906, some involve events that occurred years or decades before. In addition to case studies and examples, the presentation will provide guidance for researching the records at either USCIS or the National Archives. Lecture is free but please pre-register for guaranteed seating fhcoakland@gmail.com
<BR>Thanksgiving Week - The FamilySearch Library will be closed for Thanksgiving the week of Nov. 20. We will reopen with regular hours on Tuesday, Nov. 27<BR>
 
<BR>Christmas Holidays- The FamilySearch Library will be closed for the holidays beginning Dec. 18We will reopen Thursday, January 3.<BR>
 
  
 
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Revision as of 23:04, 4 April 2013

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


Coming Events


CLOSED APRIL 6 for LDS General Conference


COMING SOON - Marian L. Smith - Obscure Records of U.S. Citizenship and Nationality - The San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society and Oakland FamilySearch Library are thrilled to present Marian L. Smith, Senior Historian of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS, formerly INS). Her presentation will focus on lesser-known federal records of derived citizenship, repatriation, and correspondence covering a variety of citizenship-related problems and topics. While the records discussed were created after 1906, some involve events that occurred years or decades before. In addition to case studies and examples, the presentation will provide guidance for researching the records at either USCIS or the National Archives. Lecture is free but please pre-register for guaranteed seating fhcoakland@gmail.com


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Oakland California Family History Center

The Oakland (California) Regional Family History Center is one of the largest and most accessible centers for genealogical research in California, with over 9,000 volumes of books, periodicals, family histories, city and county histories, city directories, plus over 37,000 reels of microfilm and 9,000 microfiche containing millions of local vital records and historical census data from all over the world.