Petersburg West Virginia Family History Center

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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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Center Contacts and Hours

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Address: Valley View Dr Petersburg WV 26847

Phone: 1-304-257-2070


Open Hours:

  • Wednesday: 7:00pm-8:30pm
  • Friday: By appointment

Holiday Schedule:

Closed all major Holidays. Closed Saturdays of LDS General Conference.

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


Databases and Software

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Hardware and Equipment

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Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Grant County, West Virginia

Volunteer at the Center

The Petersburg, West Virginia welcomes adults from the community as volunteers at the center.  We will provide training to make your time here enjoyable. You are invited to work on your own family history using the vast resources of the center while not assisting patrons.

Call the Stake Temple and Family History Consultant - Center at the number above to schedule an interview and have a tour of the center.