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Center Contacts and Hours

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  • 6180 Glenoaks Drive, Murray, UT 84107

Phone: (801) 264-4136


FHC Director:

  • Marianne Ruben - 1 801-916-1196
  • Assistant Directors: Colleen Oliver and Adele Knudson

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday 10am - 4pm, 7pm - 9pm
  • Wednesday 10am - 1pm, 7pm - 9pm
  • Thursday 10am - 4pm

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed for the following 2014 holidays:
  • July 24, 2014 - Pioneer Day
  • November 26 & 27, 2014 - Thanksgiving
  • December 22, 2014 through January 1, 2015 - Christmas & New Year's

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

If you are interested in attending classes at our Family History Center, please call, text or email so we'll know how many to plan for:

Marianne Ruben at 801-916-1196 or

Class Schedule

Family Tree Basics & FamilySearch Sources - Instructors: Marianne Ruben & Tom Decker

Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 9:00 am or 7:00 pm

This class will begin with a brief overview of FamilySearch and Family Tree followed by a lecture and demonstration on how to find and attach FamilySearch sources and how to add and correct information in Family Tree.

Researching on Other Websites - Instructor: Adele Knudson

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 9:00 am or 7:00 pm

Learn about a few "non-FamilySearch" websites to help you in your research.  Demonstrations will teach you how to attach a source in Family Tree using Tree Connect.  You will also learn how to merge duplicates in this class.

Finding and Reserving Names - Instructor: Marianne Ruben

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 9:00 am or 7:00 pm

In this class you will learn techniques for finding names using descendancy research, organizing your descendant lines, and reserving the names for temple ordinances.

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources



  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
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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

  • Our Center is equipped with 10 dual monitor stations and 2 single monitor stations. A Lexmark scanner/copier is available for scanning photos and documents directly to FamilySearch. A 55" wall-mount television makes this family history center ideal for training.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

  • England - Don Dalling. Available Thursday 10AM-1PM.
  • Family Tree - Tom Decker. Available Thursday 10AM-1PM.
  • New England Research - Adam Weagle. Available Tuesday 7-9PM

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