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Our center is located in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Nashua, New Hampshire. We serve southern New Hampshire and parts of Massachusetts. Anyone is welcome to visit; we have a wide variety of books, microfilms, and microfiche available for patrons to use. 


Location Map:

Address:

  • 110 Concord St Nashua NH 03064 United States

Phone:

  • 1 603-594-8888

E-mail:

  • NH_Nashua@ldsmail.net
  • nashuafhc@gmail.com

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 10:00am - 2:00pm, 6:30 - 9:00pm
  • Wednesday: 10:00am - 2:00pm, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am - 2:00pm, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am - 3:00pm


Contents

Dates closed in November:

Holiday closings:  November 27, 2014 through December 1, 2014 for Thanksgiving.
Morning shift closings:  November 5, 2014
Evening shift closings: None
Saturday closings:  None

Staff Training Meetings

Next training meeting will be held on November 16, 2014, at 4:00pm at the Stake Center. Please check in the Family History Center for location when you arrive.

What's New at the Center

One-on-one workshops

Available immediately, you can sign up for one-on-one help for your family history research. Please stop by the center to sign up or call and make and appointment. Thank you.

Expanded hours

Beginning in September, the center will be open on Tuesdays both during the day (10am to 2pm) and evening (6:30pm to 9pm). However, we are still trying to fill those shifts so please check back here for any closings that may occur until we have enough staff. Thank you.

Indexes of films and fiches

We are currently developing indexes for our films and fiches. This is a work-in-progress. You'll find the binders on top of the microfilm/fiche cabinets in the center. There will be a numerical index, subject index, and title index. Please feel free to use these if you are looking for something in particular. They will list all permanent film/fiche holdings in the center.


Center Resources

Collections

  • This center able to receive any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog. Patrons should order the films indicating the Nashua Family History Center as their center.
  • Corbin Collection on microfilm
  • 1881 Census of England and Wales on microfiche
  • 1881 Census of Scotland on microfiche
  • British Civil Registry including births, deaths, and marriages
  • Miscellaneous films in our permanent collection for the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and some other European countries

Databases and Software

  • 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.
  • ArkivDigital Software recently installed for use by patrons.

Hardware and Equipment

  • 3 computers for patrons with access to premium websites as noted above
  • 1 microfiche reader
  • 5 microfilm readers
  • Printer
  • Flatbed Scanner
  • Digital camera, card reader, and monopod


Resources in the Local Area

  • Nashua Historical Society
  • Hunt Room at the Nashua Public Library - has an extensive collection of local genealogical resources.

Volunteer at the Center

We are always happy to have volunteers.  A love of genealogy is the primary qualification.  You must be comfortable with computers and be available at least twice a month during our regularly scheduled hours of operation.  Please contact the Family History Center directors if you are interested in helping to staff the center. 

Links

Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
New Hampshire Search Strategies
New Hampshire Directories

 

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