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#450 South 100 West Orem, Utah  
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'''Lakeridge Center Director:'''<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">&nbsp;Les Newren,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />&nbsp;E-mail''':'''<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>[mailto:lnewren@comcast.net lnewren@comcast.net]  
'''Lakeridge Center Director:'''<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">&nbsp;Les Newren,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />&nbsp;E-mail''':'''<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>[mailto:lnewren@comcast.net lnewren@comcast.net]  

Revision as of 02:47, 13 December 2013

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

The Orem Utah Lakeridge Family History Center has everything you need to get started on your family history. Teachers and information on Basic Search, New Family Search and other helps including a partial library of books and genealogy helps for all levels of expertise. The Center serves Six Stakes in the Orem area. Cascade, Orem, Sharon, Hillcrest, Stonewood, Lakeridge.


Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 450 South 100 West Orem, Utah

Phone: 801-222-0497

Lakeridge Center Director: Les Newren, E-mail: lnewren@comcast.net

'Lakeridge Center Assistant Director': Robert Standing, E-mail: standing4@comcast.net  

Open Hours:

              Monday 10AM-4PM   

              Tuesday 10AM-7PM   

              Wednesday 1PM-7PM

              Thursday 10AM-9PM   

              Friday 10AM-4PM

2014 Holiday Schedule - Dates Center is Closed 

  • New Years, January 1-3
  • General Conference, April 5-6
  • Easter, April. 20
  • Mothers Day, May 11
  • Memorial Day, May 26
  • Fathers Day, June 15
  • Independence Day, July 4-5
  • Pioneer Day, July 24-25
  • Labor Day, September 1
  • General Conference, October 4-5
  • Thanksgiving, November 26-28
  • Christmas, 22-31

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

We offer classes most Tuesdays at 7PM

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources



Reseach Outlines and Guides for many states in the U.S. as well as England, Canada, Mexico

Scandinavian Genealogical Research

Danish Research Course Rhode Island Vital Records (Volumes 3-13)

Early Rhode Island Censuses (Vol.1)

Early American Series, Rhode Island (Vol.1)

Sheridon's Daybreak II, Sheridon, Montana

Local District Register Offices in England and Wales

Directory of Post Offices, July 1970

Directory of Post Offices, 1968

Post - OG - Telegraf Adressebog for Kongeriget Danmark 1969

Genealogical Research in England and Wales (Volumes 1-3)

Tracing Your Ancestors in the Public Record Office

A Genealogical Gazetteer of England

Tracing Your British Ancestors

Derbyshire Parish Registers Marriages

Pennsylvania Line, A Research Guide to Pennsylvania Genealogy and Local History

Pennsylvania Genealogical Research

Cradled in Sweden

Tracing Your Irish Ancestors

Lifeline, The Action Guide to Adoption Search

Civil Marriages in Nauvoo and Some Outlying Areas, 1839-1845

Land Records of America and the Genealogical Value (1964 copyright) Rhode Island Genealogical Register, (Volumes 1, 2,10-14, 17-20) Rhode Island Genealogical Register, (Vol. 5, No. 2, Oct 1982)

Rhode Island Genealogical Register, (Vol. 9, No. 3, Jan 1987)

Rhode Island Will Index (Vol. 16)

Nevada Historical Society Quarterly

Yesteryears (Vol. 17, No. 67, Spring 1974)

Yesteryears (Vol. 11, No. 43, March 1968)

1800 Washington D.C. Census

1900 Federal Population Census

Temple Ordinance Chronology

Lucia Butler Ford Descendant of the Duke of Orimond and her husband Charles Himbrose Ford; Pioneer

Settlers of Fannin County, Texas 1840

The Family History Magazine, Jan 1962 (Vol. 3, No. 1)

Cemetery Records, Benton county, Oregon

Lansingburg, New York, 1771-1971

Oregon Soldiers During the Civil War

Genealogical Records of Utah U.S. Military Records USA towns & counties

Handy Guide to Swiss Genealogical Records

Decipher Germanic Records

Early American Series, Nevada Historical Society Quarterly

Basic Microfiche Collections


A Short Guide for Genealogists 1969

Stagecoach County, Nevada

Genealogical Journal, Vol.20, 1992, No. 3-4

The New York Genealogical and Biographical Records, Jan 2006

Printed Sources; A Guide to Published Genealogical Records, 1998, Ancestry Inc.

Diaries/Journals/Letters of Our ancestors: A Window to Better Research and writing family histories Top 20 Lessons Genealogists Need to Know
International Vital Records Handbook

Ancestry's Redbook: American State, County and Town Sources, 1989 The Source: A Guidebook of American Genealogy, 1984 Ancestry

The Handybook for Genealogists, 7th Ed. The Handybook for Genealogists, 8th Ed.

Land and Property Research in the united States

Genealogists' Address Book Genealogy Fundamentals (2 copies)

Register of Genealogical Society Call Numbers, (Volumes 1 & 2)

Fundamentals of Genealogical Research

Genealogical Research: Methods and Sources, (Volumes 1 & 2)

Search and Research

Family History for Fun and Profit

They Came in Ships (2 copies)

To Our children's Children

Ancestry's Guide to Research; Case Studies in American Genealogy

The Ultimate "How to Do" Guidebook: Digital Family History

Create a Family History

Organizing Families and Reunions Vital Records

Accredited Genealogists

Miscellaneous notebooks with information on the Lakeridge FHC and missionary training 


Crash Course in Family History for Latter-Day Saints A Guide for Genealogical Research Research Helps LDS Research

Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude (Volumes 1-4)

Museum Memories (Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Vol. 1)

Conquerors of the West: Stalwart Mormon Pioneers (Nat'l. Soc. for Sons of UT Pioneers (Volumes 1-4)


British Isles 1881   

Federal Population Censuses 1790-1890

Indiana 1807 Census

Massachusetts 1800 Census

Massachusetts 1810 Census (2 vol.)

Massachusetts 1820 Census

Massachusetts1830 Census

Nebraska 1870 Mortality Schedule

Nebraska 1890 Special Census of Veterans

Rhode 'Island 1776 Military Census

Rhode Island State Census 1782, 

Rhode Island 1800 Census (4 volumes)

Rhode Island 1810 Census

Soundex, How to Use

Tennessee 1850 Slave Schedule

Tennessee 1850 Mortality Schedule (2 volumes)

Texas 1870 Mortality Schedule

Texas 1880 Census (Vol.1 - A-K, Vol. 2 - L-Z)

U.S. 1930 Federal Census

U.S. Federal Census Map Guide

Emigration from Ireland to the North American Colonies, 1600-1775


Heritage Quest (issues #8 Jan/Feb 1987 - #66 Nov/Dec 1996; missing #35, 43, 44, 46, 47, 49-57)

The Mayflower Quarterly (Vol. 35 Nov 1969; 39 Nov 1973; 41 Aug 1975 & Nov 1975) 

Suffolk Family History Society (some issues from Vol. 18 1993 - Vol. 20 1994)

Rhode Island Genealogical Register (some issues from Vol. 5 1982 - Vol. 19 1987)

Utah Valley Technology & Genealogy Group (UVTAGG) Publications (Vol. 22 Jan-Dec 2012) (also old issues of PAFology, published by the predecessor of this group, formerly named the Utah Valley PAF Users Group (2005-2006)

World Conference on Records (Volumes 1-5 1985)

Family Records Today: The Journal of American Family Records, 1982-1991 (some issues Vol. 3-12)

The Danish Genealogical Helper

Ancestry (Nov/Dec 2003, Sep/Oct 2003, May/Jun 2004)

New England Ancestors (Winter 2004; Summer 2005)

The Genealogical Helper (Jul-Dec for years 1981-1991; Jan-Oct 1992; Jan-Dec 1994; Jan-Dec 1995; Jan-Jun, Sep & Oct 1996; Mar & Apr 1997; Jan-Dec 1998; Jan & Feb, May-Aug, Nov & Dec 1999; Jan-Jun, Jul-Aug, Sep & Oct 2000

The Genealogical Helper Index 1971-1981


Road Atlas - Britain

Genealogical Atlas - U.S.

Discovery World Atlas (2 copies)

Genealogical Guidebook & Atlas of Denmark (2 copies)

Genealogial Atlas of England & Wales Atlas & Index of Parish Registers

Rand McNally Road ATlas

State Farm Road Atlas - U.S., Mexico, Canada

Road Atlas - Great Britain

1995 Rand McNally Road Atlas - U.S.

1999 Road Atlas - Europe

1989 Motoring Atlas - Great Britain Atlas of German Empire - 1892

Kansas Atlas & Gazeteer


The Lakeridge FHC has the syllabus of some presentations given in local genealogical society conferences as well as those of the NGS, FGS, UGA and the World Records Conference - between the years 1999 and 2006


Exiled: The Story of John Lathrop 1584-1653. a novel by Helene Holt

  • MICROFILM & MICROFICHE  (thousands of worldwide records, too numerous to list)

  • 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 Equipment           

  • 8 Computers for patron use
  • Family history research books and publications (see listing above)
  • Microfilm readers
  • Microfiche readers
  • Printers
  • Photo and document scanner: Available for scanning personal photos which then can be saved on a flash drive to be printed commercially or on a home color printer.  If printed at this FHC, they will only print in black and white.  The photos can also be added to family histories, and/or attached to family members in FamilySearch Family Tree

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Volunteer at the Center

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