St Johns Arizona 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.

We are a stand alone Family History Center (not in a Chapel Building). We serve The St. Johns Arizona Stake - which includes the city of St. Johns, Concho, and surrounding areas.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 50 N. 1st West  St. Johns, Arizona 85936   
  2. We are directly North of The Lawyers Title Building whose address is on Cleveland 
  3. St. Johns Arizona Stake Family History Center

Phone: 928-337-2543

E-mail: AZ_StJohns@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • TUESDAY: 9am - 1pm &  6pm - 9pm
  • WEDNESDAY: 9am-1pm
  • THURSDAY: 9am - 1pm &  6pm - 9pm

Holiday Schedule: We are closed the last 2 weeks of December for Christmas Break.


Calendar and Events

Staff Training Meetings: 

Next meeting scheduled is November 16, 2011 at 6pm.


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.
  • We have books on Family Histories donated by local families. We have an "Arizona Collection" of books on Northern Arizona, Apache County and surrounding areas. We have a photography collection that was donated by Margaret J. Overson that has been scanned, indexed and accessed through our computers on our FHC Database program.

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 a copier, binding machine, computers, printers, microfilm/fiche readers, Digital Imaging System that includes a flatbed scanner & Microfilm/fiche reader so you can copy/save pages from films/fiche, books, photographs or documents.

Resources in the Local Area

St. Johns, Arizona city website http://www.sjaz.us/  Mouse over "Departments" down to "Cemetery" and you will find pdf. on Maps of the City of St. Johns Cemetery and pdf. on alphabetical list of persons burried there. They keep it up to date.

The Apache County Website  [1]

The Apache County Historical Society Museum 

http://www.arizonahistoricalsociety.org/mdirectory/northeastregion/apache_county.html

Arizona Birth & Death Certificates - Free On-line   [2]

Arizona Gravestones.org www.arizonagravestones.org/


Links

(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.)


Find-A-Grave for Apache County, Arizona.  www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi