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Kaua'i Hawaii Stake's Family History Center offers services the residents of the Island of Kaua'i as well as visitors from the Mainland or other islands who often drop by requesting help in locating their Kaua'i relatives. There are also two ward Family History Centers one in Hanalei and the other in Kekaha.

enter Contacts and Hours

Location Map:


  • 4580 Ehiku Rd Lihue Kauai HI 96766 United States
  • If you are traveling north at the stop light on the corners of Hilo Hattie and ATT, turn left and travel about 3 blocks until you come to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints [it has a big blue roof].
  • Parking is available in the church's parking lot or along Ehiku Street, fronting the chapel area.
  • The Family History Center is located in the classroom area and has a Family History Center sign with the hours listed.
  • Language: English but have available various Filipino dialects, Hawaiian, Spanish, Portuguese, and Japanese. If you need a language other than English, please call for an appointment.


  • 1-808-246-9119


  • HI_Kauai@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Monday, Friday and Saturday by appointment
  • Tuesday:  5:30 pm-8:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00 am-12:00 pm
  • Thursday: 9:00 am-12:00 pm and 12:00 pm-3:00 pm
  • When you plan to come to the Family History Center please call 1-808-246-9119 to make sure someone is at the center.

Holiday Schedule:

Closed on all State and Federal Holidays.


Calendar and Events

  Kekaha Ward

Address: 4587 Amakihi Road Kekaha, Hawaii 96752
Phone: 808-337-2222
Kekaha Ward  Family History Hours are: Tuesday 10:00 am-1:00 pm
                                                            Wednesday    7:00 pm- 9:00 pm

                                                          Thursday   by appt Only

Family History Director: Bev Bouche

Center Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • Microfilms of Hawaiian Genealogy
  • Some microfilms from Ilocos Norte, Philippines
  • Kenneth Kauluwehi's partial collection of Hawaiian Genealogy

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. (Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)

Hardware and Equipment 


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Volunteer at the Center

Tuesdays:  Pua Baptista

Wednesdays:  Frank & Sylvia Kakazu

Thursdays:  Nyoka Kahoekapu, Lynn Takenaka



Hanalei Branch volunteers:  Sister Hawkes & Director Sister Isom

 808-639-9403 Lynne for info and appointment

Kekaha Ward volunteers: Director Beverly Bouche & Ulu Edwards

 337-1494 or 337-2222 for info and appointment

Family History Consultant

 Assistant Director: Lillian Nero: 823-9561
Stake Family History Sprcialist: Lavern Silva 808-651-7824

Kalaheo Ward: Consultant/Indexer Paul and Nani Higa: 808-742-8306 call them anytime.


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