Farmington Maine Family History Center

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"Located in the northwest mountains of Maine Farmington is a picturesque community with many colonial and Victorian home.  It is a Shiretown and the location of The University of Maine at Farmington."
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"Located in the northwest mountains of Maine, Farmington is a picturesque community with many colonial and Victorian homes.  It is a Shiretown and the location of The University of Maine at Farmington."
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
  
'''Location & Map:'''
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:*141 Woodfield Drive Farmington ME 04938&nbsp; United States<br>
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:*From Center Bridge take Rt. 4 north to the stoplight at Main and Broadway. Turn right. After a block Broadway changes to Perham Street (Same street).
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:*Go straight about a mile. You will see the church sign on the right, and then Green Acres Apartments .
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:*Woodfield Drive is across the road on the left. It is hard to see as you approach.
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:*The chapel is at the end of the dead end street.
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:*Take the first driveway to the first door on your left. Sign is by the sidewalk. we are usually open even if there is no car.
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:*Try the door.
  
141 Woodfield Drive
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'''Phone:'''1-207-778-4038
  
From Center Bridge take Rt. 4 north to the stoplight at Main and Broadway.  Turn right.  After a block Broadway changes to Perham Street (Same street).  Go straight about a mile.  You will see the church  sign on the right, and then Green Acres Apartments .  Woodfield Drive is across the road on the left.  It is hard to see as you approach.  The chapel is at the end of the dead end street.  Take the first driveway to the first door on your left.  Sign is by the sidewalk. we are open even if there is no car.
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'''Email'''me_farmington@ldsmail.net
  
1-207-778-4038
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'''Open Hours:'''
  
me_farmington@ldsmail.net
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:*'''Tuesday&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; '''9 am-4 pm&nbsp;
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:*'''Thursday &nbsp;&nbsp; '''9am - 4pm
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:*'''Wednesday&nbsp; '''6:30pm - 8pm&nbsp; (Call to check 778-2857
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:*'''Saturday&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; '''10am - 1pm
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:*'''By appointment call 778-2857'''
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'''Closed all holidays'''
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:*Extended Christmas closing call 778-2857<br>
  
*Open from 9:00 am-4:00 pm Tuesday and Thursday 
 
*Open from 6:30-8)) pm some Wednesday  (Call to check 778-2857
 
*By appointment  call 778-2857
 
Closed all holidays
 
*Extended Christmas closing  call 778-2857
 
*Closed if RSU#9 calls off classes and sometimes the day after
 
 
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=== Center Resources  ===
 
=== Center Resources  ===
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*Town Histories
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*Cemetery Records
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*Family Histories
  
 
==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
:*[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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:* This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
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:*Many microfilm on site  of Maine towns with an emphasis on Franklin County
 
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* A large collection of Pedigree Charts with an index
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*Two databases of Maine Old Cemetery Association records.
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== 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.)''
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:* 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.
 
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==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
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==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
  
''(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Mesa Family History Center|Mesa]] and [[Logan Utah Family History Center|Logan]] FHC pages for examples.)''
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*Local and Maine History
 
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*Computer research
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
 
=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
  
''(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)''
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*Farmington Public Library has a room dedicated to Family History Records
 
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* UMF Mantor Library has some records
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*Franklin County Court House has probate and land records
 
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=== Links  ===
 
=== Links  ===
  
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=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
  
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''
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I would welcome volunteers from the community that could regularly give their time.

Revision as of 20:34, 12 March 2014

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


"Located in the northwest mountains of Maine, Farmington is a picturesque community with many colonial and Victorian homes. It is a Shiretown and the location of The University of Maine at Farmington."

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Center Contacts and Hours

  • 141 Woodfield Drive Farmington ME 04938  United States
  • From Center Bridge take Rt. 4 north to the stoplight at Main and Broadway. Turn right. After a block Broadway changes to Perham Street (Same street).
  • Go straight about a mile. You will see the church sign on the right, and then Green Acres Apartments .
  • Woodfield Drive is across the road on the left. It is hard to see as you approach.
  • The chapel is at the end of the dead end street.
  • Take the first driveway to the first door on your left. Sign is by the sidewalk. we are usually open even if there is no car.
  • Try the door.

Phone:1-207-778-4038

Emailme_farmington@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday     9 am-4 pm 
  • Thursday    9am - 4pm
  • Wednesday  6:30pm - 8pm  (Call to check 778-2857
  • Saturday    10am - 1pm
  • By appointment call 778-2857

Closed all holidays

  • Extended Christmas closing call 778-2857



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

  • By request

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

  • Town Histories
  • Cemetery Records
  • Family Histories

Collections

  • This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • Many microfilm on site of Maine towns with an emphasis on Franklin County
  • A large collection of Pedigree Charts with an index
  • Two databases of Maine Old Cemetery Association records.

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.

Hardware and Equipment

We have four computers, and a printer/copier. We also have microfilm reader and microfiche reader.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

  • Local and Maine History
  • Computer research

Resources in the Local Area

  • Farmington Public Library has a room dedicated to Family History Records
  • UMF Mantor Library has some records
  • Franklin County Court House has probate and land records

Links


Volunteer at the Center

I would welcome volunteers from the community that could regularly give their time.