Santaquin Utah 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.

The Santaquin Family History Center is a full service center serving the south part of Utah County. We welcome all to come visit us.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

Address: 45 South 500 West, Santaquin, Utah, United States

  • Please enter on the west side of the building. You will need to ring the bell located at the top right corner of the door frame. There is plenty of parking available. Handicap parking is toward the southwest end of the building.
  • Location on Map

Phone: 801-754-3722

E-mail: or

'Open Hours:
Monday - Friday: 9 am to noon.
Tuesday - 6:30 pm to 9 pm.
Wednesday: Noon to 3 pm and 6:30 pm to 9 pm.

Holiday Schedule:

Calendar and Events

Santaquin Family History Conference -   To the Rescue

When: Saturday, 24 March 2012
Time: 9 - 1 pm at the Santaquin Stake Center - 45 South 500 West, Santaquin, Utah

Keynote Speaker: Randy Bryson 9-9:50 am 

Classes begin at 10 am

  • There is no charge for the conference



Class Session 1
10:00 am – 10:50

Class Session 2
11:00 am – 11:50

Class Session 3
12:00 pm – 12:50

Charlotte Coleman New FamilySearch &
New FamilySearch &
New FamilySearch &
Jill Woodbury “Have They Already Been Rescued?”
Find ordinances already completed in nFS & original temple records rather than duplicating the work of your ancestors
“If Frannie is Buried There, Who is Patricia?”
Solve a family legend from original records, discover relationships, and document findings
“Proving & Illuminating Puzzle Pieces of Life.”
Use puzzle piece clues from various documents to prove and illuminate an individual.
Don Crenshaw Descendency Research using New FamilySearch Descendency Research using New FamilySearch
Ray Martin,
Steve Bennion
The Priesthood's Role In Family History: The Leadership Resource Guide The Priesthood's Role In Family History: The Leadership Resource Guide

Nelcy & Brodie Sebresos,
& Patty Garcia

Hispanic Research Class
(taught in Spanish)

Registration and getting started with FamilySearch

Hispanic Research Class
(taught in Spanish)

Additional Topics
New developments in FamilySearch, FS Wiki, New Family Tree, Ancestral Quest, PAF, & other resources available in Spanish

Hispanic Research Class
(taught in Spanish)

Review session with Q&A, we can repeat topics that some may have missed, or address any other questions or concerns.

Weston Marsh Missionary Work and Family History Missionary Work and Family History Missionary Work and Family History
Askelson’s  &
Joyce Rundell

1940 Census


1940 Census


1940 Census

Virginia Temple “How to Interview in one Easy Lesson” “How to Interview in one Easy Lesson” “How to Interview in one Easy Lesson”
Rebecca Tobiasson Youth & Family History

Santaquin FHC Class Schedule :

  • New training sessions for New Family Search, FamilySearch, and research and computer classes will start in April. These classes will be announced at a later date.
  • Registration required, please notify us of your interest at
  • We are interested in meeting the needs of our patrons. If you have a particular class you would like us to teach please contact us at
  • Please contact us for scheduling Youth groups, Sunday School classes, Relief Society or Priesthood activities at  (It is helpful if you will contact us at least a week before you would like to visit the center. This will allow us to be better prepared for your group. This also will help you to better use your time here).

Staff Training Meetings :

  • Second Thursday of each month beginning at 6:30 pm in the family history center.

Center Resources


  • We have a list of local films and fiche and some film/fiche from other areas of the world. Please contact us or search the FHL Catalog for these resources.
  • Local history books and resources for doing your family history.

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. 

Hardware and Equipment

  • We have computers, film/fiche readers and printers for your use.
  • We also have access to other programs for family history.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

We have staff who can  help you with research in the US, England, Scandanavia, and Germany.

Resources in the Local Area

We are 20 minutes from Brigham Young University and their collections. We are also 20 minutes from the Utah Family History Training Center located in Orem, Utah.

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City is a one hour drive from Santaquin.


Santaquin Utah North Stake    AND   Santaquin Utah Stake Web sites


You must be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and you must live in a participating stake to use this Web site. Use your LDS Account information to sign in.

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Volunteer at the Center

We welcome volunteers to work at our center. Please contact us through one of the email addresses provided above.