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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
  
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
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'''Location Map:'''  
  
*'''Address:''' 751 North 520 East Tooele Utah 84074
 
*The center is in the back of the Tooele East Stake Center
 
 
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=751+520+East,+Tooele,+Utah+84074&hl=en&sll=40.545244,-112.282526&sspn=0.013517,0.029225&oq=751+North+520+East+Tooele+Utah+84074&hnear=520+E,+Tooele,+Utah+84074&t=m&z=15 Location on Map]
 
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=751+520+East,+Tooele,+Utah+84074&hl=en&sll=40.545244,-112.282526&sspn=0.013517,0.029225&oq=751+North+520+East+Tooele+Utah+84074&hnear=520+E,+Tooele,+Utah+84074&t=m&z=15 Location on Map]
  
'''Phone:''' 435-882-1396
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'''Address:'''  
  
'''E-mail:''' <br>
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*751 North 520 East Tooele Utah 84074 United States
  
'''Open Hours:'''
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*The center is in the back of the Tooele East Stake Center.
  
*'''Tuesday &amp; Thursday:''' 10:00-4:00, 7:00-9:00
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'''FHC Phone:'''  
*'''Wednesday &amp; Friday:''' 10:00-4:00
 
  
'''Holiday Schedule: &nbsp; Closed November 17- 24 Thanksgiving'''
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*1 435-882-1396
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Closed December 17- January 7 Christmas'''  
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'''E-mail:'''  
  
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*UT_TooeleValley@ldsmail.net
  
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'''FHC Directors:'''
  
=== Calendar and Events  ===
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*Peggy Koon &nbsp;1-435-843-5647<br>
  
==== Upcoming Events&nbsp;&nbsp; Family History Fair&nbsp; "We Are Waiting"<br>  ====
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'''Assistant FHC Directors:'''
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''Saturday November 10, 2010&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Teachers<br>'''
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*Gary Larsen
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*Silvia Larsen
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 8:20-12:20pm&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Dan Poffenburger&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Martin Pendley<br>'''  
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'''Open Hours:'''  
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Tooele East Stake Center&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Bradley Marchant&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Carolyn Schofiled<br>'''
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*'''Tuesday and Thursday: 10:00-4:00, 7:00pm.-9:00pm.'''
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*'''Wednesday: 10:00am. - 4:00pm.'''
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*'''Friday:10:00am. - 4:00pm. '''
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*'''Saturday by appointment only.''' (For an appointment, call center during business hours. Phone:&nbsp; 435-882-1396.
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*:
  
'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 751 North 520 East Tooele, Utah&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Lynn Andersen'''<br>
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'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
  
'''Classes:''' Finding info in historical records. Proven methods for finding your ancestor., LDS&nbsp;Records &amp; Indexing/Arbitratio., Getting the most out of the family history catalo., More on your Mormon lines. Swedish Records, 1801-Present British Descendenc. Family Search Communities and Collaboration. 3 hour course on family tree. Managing Documents and familysearch.org through the eyes of a professional.  
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:*'''Closed for National Holidays'''
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:*'''Summer Breaks include the following:'''
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:*'''The week of the 4th of July for Independence Day'''
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:*'''The week of the 24th of July for Pioneer Day'''
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:*'''Closed Thanksgiving Week.'''
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:*'''Closed two weeks for Christmas'''
  
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
  
=== '''Class: Family Trees&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Teacher: Martin Pendley ''' ===
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'''''FAMILY HISTORY &nbsp;Building Bridges to your Past'''''  
  
Aug 23 Adding and editing individuals <br>
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'''Family History Fair''' '''November 7, 2015&nbsp;'''
  
Aug 30 Editing family relationships
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'''Tooele East Stake Center&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>'''
  
Sept 6 Using the source box
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'''751 North 520 East, Tooele, Utah&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; '''<br>
  
Sept 13 Adding sources
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Go to the [https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1P5peg4CcucIk-8A74D-PpPFdBKnz40PikylS0FQX0pI/viewform?c=0&w=1 2015 Tooele Family History Fair: Building Bridges to the Past] to register for the fair. It is not required to attend but it will help us with planning.
  
Sept 20 Familysearch historical records
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Use the link below to view and print this year's class schedule.<br>
  
Sept 27 Searching unindexed records, tips and tricks
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[http://fbgsonline.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/Family-History-Fair-Class-Schedule-2015.pdf Family History Fair Class Schedule 2015]<br>
  
OCt 4 Using familysearch online books
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Use the links below to print handouts for the classes.<br>
  
Oct 11 Improving skills using online classes and Wiki
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[https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B8JUZshjnQ60bVNVdHVvNEtGV0E&usp=sharing Sue Maxwell’s classes (Relief Society Room)]<br>[https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B8JUZshjnQ60X3k0Q1dLYW1RdFE&usp=sharing Martin Pendley’s classes (Overflow)]<br>[https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B8JUZshjnQ60dENoOUFjRGlmRWM&usp=sharing Van Celaya’s classes (Cultural Hall A)]<br>[https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B8JUZshjnQ60d244czdrMl9KYlU&usp=sharing Robert Givens’ classes (Chapel 1st-3rd hour)]<br>[https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B8JUZshjnQ60eE9BaThFUTZjWWc&usp=sharing Brandon Butts’ class (Chapel 4th hour)]<br>[https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B8JUZshjnQ60TzlPUndCRG5KTWc&usp=sharing C. Lynn Andersen classes (Primary Room)]<br>
  
Oct 18 Other free web sites
 
  
OCt 25 Subcription web sites <br><br>
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=== '''Collections'''  ===
  
=== Center Resources  ===
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'''Films '''may be sent to this center when ordered from the:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''FamilySearch Catalog:''']&nbsp;:*<span style="font-style: italic;">
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</span><br>
  
==== Collections  ====
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'''Small library of books''' that consists of biographies, genealogies, family histories, histories, maps, genealogical reference guides and vital records etc. Use link below to access a list of our books.
  
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
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[https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8JUZshjnQ60Q0dia01KblFUc3c/edit?usp=sharing Tooele FHC Books Catalog]  
:*<span style="font-style: italic;">This center has a small library of books that consists of biographies, genealogies, family histories, histories, maps, genealogical reference guides and vital records etc.</span> Use link below to access a list of our books.<br>[http://sdrv.ms/VmP3aW http://sdrv.ms/VmP3aW]
 
  
==== Databases and Software  ====
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<br> '''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.
  
:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''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.&nbsp;
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:*We also have Ancestry.com.
 
  
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
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==== '''Equipment''' ====
  
:*<span style="font-style: italic;">We have 12 Lenovo ThinkCentre all in one computers. A digital film reader that prints the documents but can also save the document to a flash drive or cd and four other film readers and one microfiche. </span>
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*12 Lenovo ThinkCentre all in one computers.  
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*A digital film reader that prints the documents and can also save the document to a flash drive or cd.
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*four manual film readers and one microfiche reader. <br>
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=== Center Services  ===
 
=== Center Services  ===
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==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
  
''There is always at least one staff member per shift that is an expert in the following areas:''  
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''Our staff specialties include the following:''  
 
 
new family search &amp; family trees<br>
 
  
family search
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*Family Trees
 
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*Familysearch.org
Ancestry.com  
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*Ancestry.com  
 
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*Record Management Programs  
Record Management Programs  
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*Google Research  
 
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*Free Research Websites
Google Research  
 
 
 
Free Research Websites  
 
 
 
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The staff are receiving hands on training for family trees which will replace new famly search in the near future. Patrons are invited to come in for an introduction lesson.&nbsp;
 
 
 
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We always strive to have enough staff so that each patron who comes in can have one-on-one help.  
 
We always strive to have enough staff so that each patron who comes in can have one-on-one help.  
  
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=== Volunteer at the Center ===
 
 
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<span style="font-style: italic;">The center is always looking for volunteers. The shifts are 3 hours long. 10:00-1:00, 1:00-4:00 and two hour shifts in the evenings 7:00-9:00pm. You can choose the shift. It is not necessary to be an expert in family history.&nbsp;</span>
 
 
=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
  
<span style="font-style: italic;">The center is always looking for volunteers. The shifts are 3 hours long. 10:00-1:00, 1:00-4:00 and two hour shifts in the evenings 7:00-9:00pm. You can choose the shift. It is not necessary to be an expert in family history.&nbsp;</span>
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[[Category:Utah_Family_History_Centers]]

Latest revision as of 21:33, 4 November 2015

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

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address:

  • 751 North 520 East Tooele Utah 84074 United States
  • The center is in the back of the Tooele East Stake Center.

FHC Phone:

  • 1 435-882-1396

E-mail:

  • UT_TooeleValley@ldsmail.net

FHC Directors:

  • Peggy Koon  1-435-843-5647

Assistant FHC Directors:

  • Gary Larsen
  • Silvia Larsen

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday and Thursday: 10:00-4:00, 7:00pm.-9:00pm.
  • Wednesday: 10:00am. - 4:00pm.
  • Friday:10:00am. - 4:00pm.
  • Saturday by appointment only. (For an appointment, call center during business hours. Phone:  435-882-1396.

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed for National Holidays
  • Summer Breaks include the following:
  • The week of the 4th of July for Independence Day
  • The week of the 24th of July for Pioneer Day
  • Closed Thanksgiving Week.
  • Closed two weeks for Christmas

Calendar and Events

FAMILY HISTORY  Building Bridges to your Past

Family History Fair November 7, 2015 

Tooele East Stake Center                                    

751 North 520 East, Tooele, Utah                        

Go to the 2015 Tooele Family History Fair: Building Bridges to the Past to register for the fair. It is not required to attend but it will help us with planning.

Use the link below to view and print this year's class schedule.

Family History Fair Class Schedule 2015

Use the links below to print handouts for the classes.

Sue Maxwell’s classes (Relief Society Room)
Martin Pendley’s classes (Overflow)
Van Celaya’s classes (Cultural Hall A)
Robert Givens’ classes (Chapel 1st-3rd hour)
Brandon Butts’ class (Chapel 4th hour)
C. Lynn Andersen classes (Primary Room)


Collections

Films may be sent to this center when ordered from the:*FamilySearch Catalog: :*

Small library of books that consists of biographies, genealogies, family histories, histories, maps, genealogical reference guides and vital records etc. Use link below to access a list of our books.

Tooele FHC Books Catalog


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.


Equipment

  • 12 Lenovo ThinkCentre all in one computers.
  • A digital film reader that prints the documents and can also save the document to a flash drive or cd.
  • four manual film readers and one microfiche reader.



Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Our staff specialties include the following:

  • Family Trees
  • Familysearch.org
  • Ancestry.com
  • Record Management Programs
  • Google Research
  • Free Research Websites

We always strive to have enough staff so that each patron who comes in can have one-on-one help.

Volunteer at the Center

The center is always looking for volunteers. The shifts are 3 hours long. 10:00-1:00, 1:00-4:00 and two hour shifts in the evenings 7:00-9:00pm. You can choose the shift. It is not necessary to be an expert in family history.