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{{FHCpage|location=Arizona}}Visit The Yuma Family History Center and learn how to access millions of genealogical records from all over the world using on - site resources. The Yuma Family History Center has a large collection of extended loan films. We also have multiple books about many countries and all states,  a collection of immigration books,Native American records, and historical records of Arizona and Yuma County.  
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{{FHCpage|location=Arizona}}Visit The Yuma Family History Center and learn how to access millions of genealogical records from all over the world using on-site resources. The Yuma Family History Center has a large collection of extended loan films. We also have multiple books about many countries and all states, a collection of immigration books, Native American records, and historical records of Arizona and Yuma County.  
  
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
  
'''Location & Map:'''  
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'''Location & Map:'''
  
*'''Address:''' 4300 West 16th Street, Yuma, Arizona 85364  
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'''Address:'''  '''4300 West 16th Street, Yuma, Arizona 85364, United States '''
*The Yuma Family History Center  is located on 16th Steet, just west of Avenue C. The center occupies two rooms at the rear of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. For your convenience, park on the north side of the church and ring the bell at the northwest entrance of the church.
 
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=4300+West+16th+Street,+Yuma,+Arizona+85364&hl=en&hnear=4300+W+16th+St,+Yuma,+Arizona+85364&t=m&z=16&vpsrc=0 Location on Map]
 
  
'''Phone:'''  (928)  782- 6364  
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The Yuma Family History Center is located on 16th Street, just west of Avenue C. The center occupies two rooms at the rear of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. For your convenience, park on the north side of the church and ring the bell at the northwest entrance of the church
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* [http://maps.google.com/maps?q=4300+West+16th+Street,+Yuma,+Arizona+85364&hl=en&hnear=4300+W+16th+St,+Yuma,+Arizona+85364&t=m&z=16&vpsrc=0 Location Map]
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* '''Phone:''' (928) 782- 6364
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* '''E-mail:''' AZ_Yuma@ldsmail.net
  
'''E-mail:''' [mailto:ldsfhcyuma@adelphia.net ldsfhcyuma@adelphia.net]
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=== '''Open Hours:'''  '''Summer Hours: April through October''' ===
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* '''Tuesday''':          9:00 am - 4:00 pm & 6:30 - 9:00 pm
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* '''Wednesday:'''    6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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* '''Thursday''':         9:00 am - 1:00 pm 
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* '''Saturday:'''        9:00 am - 1:00 pm'''<br>'''
  
'''Open Hours:'''<br> '''Summer Hours:&nbsp; April through October'''  
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=== '''Winter Hours: November through March''' ===
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* '''Tuesday''':        9:00 am - 4:00 pm &amp; 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm 
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* '''Wednesday''':  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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* '''Thursday''':      9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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* '''Friday''':          9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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* '''Satuday''':        9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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'''Closed Sunday and Monday'''
  
'''Tuesday:''' 9:00 am - 4:00 pm &amp; 6:30 - 9:00 pm<br> '''Thursday:''' 9:00 am - 1:00 pm &amp; 6:30 - 9:00 pm <br> '''Saturday:''' 9:00 am - 1:00 pm<br>
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'''Closed for the full month of August'''
  
'''Winter Hours:&nbsp; November through March'''  
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===== '''Holiday Schedule:''' Holiday Closures - Please call for information to verify hours during holidays.'''&nbsp;''' =====
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== Calendar and Events:  ==
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== '''ANNUAL YUMA FAMILY HISTORY SEMINAR''' ==
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=== Saturday January 20th 2018 ===
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== '''The Weekday Webinar Series 2017:''' ==
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====== '''''The Family History Center will be sharing webinars from a variety of sources. Our purpose is to increase your family history knowledge while showing videos that we hope you will enjoy. Webinars will generally be shown on the first and third Thursday of each month from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.'''''  ======
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'''Thursday October 26''':        1. Getting Started in Genealogy
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2. Your Family History Online - Laying the Foundation
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'''Thursday November 2:'''      1.  Getting Started With Web Indexing
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2. Fast, Easy, Fun - Give Indexing a Boost with Zoning
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'''Thursday November 16:'''    1. Big 4 - Comparing Ancestry, Find my Past, Family Search and My Heritage
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2. Introduction to 'The Family History Guide' Website
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'''Thursday December 7:'''     1. Censational Census Strategies
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2.  Don't You Believe It - Debunking Genealogy Myths
  
'''Tuesday:''' 9:00 am - 4:00 pm &amp; 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm <br> '''Wednesday:''' 9:00 am - 4:00 pm <br> '''Thursday:''' 9:00 am - 1:00 pm &amp; 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm <br> '''Friday:''' 9;00 am - 1;00 pm<br> '''Satuday:''' 9:00 am - 1:00 pm <br> '''Closed Sunday and Monday''' <br> '''Closed for the full month of August'''
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== '''Club de la historia familiar:''' ==
  
'''Holiday Schedule:'''&nbsp; Holiday Closures - Please call for information to verify hours during holidays.  
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=== Los jueves de las 7:00 a las 8:30 ===
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Por mucho tiempo hemos tenido un centro de la historia familiar! Necesitamos usarlo.
  
:*For further dates, times and events visit wiki.familysearch.org using key word "Yuma Family History Center".
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Gratis hacer una cuenta de Family Search!
  
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Traigan amigos y podemos compartir hisorias de nuestras familiass!
  
=== Calendar and Events  ===
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Numero de los misioneros - 480 323 8601
  
==== Upcoming Events  ====
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== '''Staff Training Meetings:''' ==
  
==== Class Schedule  ====
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===== First Thursday of each month =====
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6:30-8:00 p.m.
  
==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
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Stake Center located at 4300 W. 16th St.
  
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Yuma, Arizona
  
=== Center Resources ===
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== Center Resources ==
  
 
==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
*[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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'''Basic Reference Materials:'''
  
&nbsp; '''Basic Reference Materials:'''
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Genealogical Guidebooks
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Genealogical Guidebooks
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Maps and Gazetteers
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Foreign Language Dictionaries
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State and Country Research Guides
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Maps&nbsp;and Gazetteers
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*Databases and Software
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; State and Country Research Guides&nbsp;
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*'''[[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.
  
*Databases and Software
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Hardware and Equipment  
*[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.Hardware and Equipment  
 
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=== '''Center Services''' ===
 
 
=== Center Services ===
 
  
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
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''Our Center is staffed by volunteers who understand the basic principles of family history research.''  
 
''Our Center is staffed by volunteers who understand the basic principles of family history research.''  
  
''They can guide you in using the Family History Center's&nbsp; resources and equipment and can suggest''  
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''They can guide you in using the Family History Center's resources and equipment and can suggest''  
  
 
''local libraries, archives, and societies that also provide genealogical and historical information.''  
 
''local libraries, archives, and societies that also provide genealogical and historical information.''  

Latest revision as of 01:44, 11 October 2017

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

Visit The Yuma Family History Center and learn how to access millions of genealogical records from all over the world using on-site resources. The Yuma Family History Center has a large collection of extended loan films. We also have multiple books about many countries and all states, a collection of immigration books, Native American records, and historical records of Arizona and Yuma County.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

Address: 4300 West 16th Street, Yuma, Arizona 85364, United States

The Yuma Family History Center is located on 16th Street, just west of Avenue C. The center occupies two rooms at the rear of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. For your convenience, park on the north side of the church and ring the bell at the northwest entrance of the church

  • Location Map
  • Phone: (928) 782- 6364
  • E-mail: AZ_Yuma@ldsmail.net

Open Hours: Summer Hours: April through October

  • Tuesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm & 6:30 - 9:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Thursday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Winter Hours: November through March

  • Tuesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm & 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Thursday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Friday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Satuday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Closed Sunday and Monday

Closed for the full month of August

Holiday Schedule: Holiday Closures - Please call for information to verify hours during holidays. 

Calendar and Events:

ANNUAL YUMA FAMILY HISTORY SEMINAR

Saturday January 20th 2018

The Weekday Webinar Series 2017:

The Family History Center will be sharing webinars from a variety of sources. Our purpose is to increase your family history knowledge while showing videos that we hope you will enjoy. Webinars will generally be shown on the first and third Thursday of each month from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.

Thursday October 26: 1. Getting Started in Genealogy

2. Your Family History Online - Laying the Foundation

Thursday November 2: 1. Getting Started With Web Indexing

2. Fast, Easy, Fun - Give Indexing a Boost with Zoning

Thursday November 16: 1. Big 4 - Comparing Ancestry, Find my Past, Family Search and My Heritage

2. Introduction to 'The Family History Guide' Website

Thursday December 7: 1. Censational Census Strategies

2. Don't You Believe It - Debunking Genealogy Myths

Club de la historia familiar:

Los jueves de las 7:00 a las 8:30

Por mucho tiempo hemos tenido un centro de la historia familiar! Necesitamos usarlo.

Gratis hacer una cuenta de Family Search!

Traigan amigos y podemos compartir hisorias de nuestras familiass!

Numero de los misioneros - 480 323 8601

Staff Training Meetings:

First Thursday of each month

6:30-8:00 p.m.

Stake Center located at 4300 W. 16th St.

Yuma, Arizona

Center Resources

Collections

Basic Reference Materials:

Genealogical Guidebooks

Maps and Gazetteers

State and Country Research Guides

  • 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


Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Our Center is staffed by volunteers who understand the basic principles of family history research.

They can guide you in using the Family History Center's resources and equipment and can suggest

local libraries, archives, and societies that also provide genealogical and historical information.


Resources in the Local Area

(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)


Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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