Yuma 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.

               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:

  1. 4300 West 16th Street, Yuma, Arizona 85364

                    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.

  1. (Link to map using Google or other map sites)

Phone:  (928)  782- 6364

E-mail: ldsfhcyuma@adelphia.net

Open Hours: Summer Hours:  April through October

                      Tuesday:  9:00 am - 4:00 pm  * 6:30 -  9:00 pm

                      Thursday:  9:00 am - 1:00 pm  *  6:30 - 9:00 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:  9:00 am - 4:00 pm

                      Thursday:   9:00 am - 1:00 pm * 6:30 pm - 9:00 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.

                               For further dates, times and events visit wiki.familysearch.org using key word

                              "Yuma Family History Center".

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  Basic Reference Materials:

            Genealogical Guidebooks

            Foreign Language Dictionaries

            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

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Volunteer at the Center

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