Caribou Maine Family History Center

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The Caribou Maine Family History Center services all patrons who live in the Northern Maine and Western New Brunswick areas. We also serve patrons who live elsewhere and may need help in locating information for ancestors who lived in this area. We welcome beginners and advanced researchers, offer free help and guidance, and enjoy all aspects of genealogy.<br>
  
 
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#67 Paris Snow, Caribou, Maine 04736. Library is located inside the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints building and is open to all community patrons.
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'''Phone:''' 207-492-4381
  
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'''E-mail:''' <br>'''Open Hours:''' Thursday evenings 6- 9 pm; Saturday 10 am - 2 pm, and by appointment. Call Salena Ball Ashton, director,&nbsp;for further information at 207-492-0644.
  
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:*[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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Revision as of 01:00, 29 June 2011

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


The Caribou Maine Family History Center services all patrons who live in the Northern Maine and Western New Brunswick areas. We also serve patrons who live elsewhere and may need help in locating information for ancestors who lived in this area. We welcome beginners and advanced researchers, offer free help and guidance, and enjoy all aspects of genealogy.

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Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 67 Paris Snow, Caribou, Maine 04736. Library is located inside the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints building and is open to all community patrons.
  2. (Link to map using Google or other map sites)

Phone: 207-492-4381

E-mail:
Open Hours: Thursday evenings 6- 9 pm; Saturday 10 am - 2 pm, and by appointment. Call Salena Ball Ashton, director, for further information at 207-492-0644.

Holiday Schedule:


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

Collections

Databases and Software


  • We specialize in French Canadian, Acadian, and Northern Maine records not currently available on the Internet.
  • 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
  • Computers, Internet, microfilm and microfiche readers, trained staff.


Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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