St Johns Arizona Family History Center

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We will be hosting a '''"Family History Fair"''' on Saturday, February 15, 2014 from 8:00am to 5:00pm at the St. Johns Arizona Stake Center.  
 
We will be hosting a '''"Family History Fair"''' on Saturday, February 15, 2014 from 8:00am to 5:00pm at the St. Johns Arizona Stake Center.  
  
We will be offering classes offered from RootsTech 2014, including Getting Started in Family History and Indexing .&nbsp;&nbsp;Register at www.lds.org/hostfair - Click on left side of page "Family History Day" Then click on the blue button "Click Here to Attend" it will ask you for your location - input your zip code and you will see the 5 closest Family History Fairs that are being offered.&nbsp; Choose St. Johns Arizona Stake Family History Fair - at the bottom of the information there is a link in blue that says "Register Here" click on that and it will ask for your Name and email and submit.&nbsp; You will get a confirmation email with instructions.&nbsp; If you have any questions or need help please call Linda Richardson - Director of the St. Johns Arizona Stake Family History Center<br>
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We will be offering classes offered from RootsTech 2014, including Getting Started in Family History and Indexing .&nbsp;
  
Contact Information<br>Linda Richardson<br>Family History Center Director<br>hawdson@yahoo.com<br>928-337-2165<br><br>
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Register at www.lds.org/hostfair - Click on left side of page "Family History Day" Then click on the blue button "Click Here to Attend" it will ask you for your location - input your zip code and you will see the 5 closest Family History Fairs that are being offered.&nbsp; Choose St. Johns Arizona Stake Family History Fair - at the bottom of the information there is a link in blue that says "Register Here" click on that and it will ask for your Name and email and submit.&nbsp; You will get a confirmation email with instructions.
  
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If you have any questions or need help, please call Linda Richardson - Director of the St. Johns Arizona Stake Family History Center<br>
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Contact Information<br>Linda Richardson<br>Family History Center Director<br>hawdson@yahoo.com<br>928-337-2165<br><br>
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St. Johns&nbsp;Arizona Stake Family History Fair - February 15, 2014
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St. Johns&nbsp;Arizona Stake Family History Fair - February 15, 2014&nbsp;
  
2000 West Cleveland Street<br>
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Stake Center ~&nbsp; 2000 West Cleveland Street<br> 8:00 am ~ Registration in the North Foyer
 
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Put Famiy in Family History 30 min<br>
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| 5 ways to do Genealogy in your sleep<br>
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| Tweets, Links, Pins &amp;&nbsp;Posts:&nbsp;Breakdown Gene&nbsp;Brick Walls with Social Media<br>
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| Getting the Most out of Ancestry.com<br>
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Youth Leading Youth:&nbsp;How to Get involved with Famiy&nbsp;History 30min<br>
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| How to Scan an Elephant:&nbsp;Digitizing your family history from Artifact to Zombie<br>
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FHC Consultant Training Meetings held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 6pm, except in the months of May, July and December. <br>  
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'''FHC Consultant Training Meetings''' held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 6pm, except in the months of May, July and December. <br>  
  
 
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Revision as of 19:46, 9 January 2014

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


We are a stand alone Family History Center (not in a Chapel Building). We serve the cities of St. Johns, Concho, and surrounding areas.

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Contents

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 50 N. 1st West  St. Johns, Arizona 85936   
  2. We are directly North of The Lawyers Title Building whose address is on Cleveland 
  3. St. Johns Arizona Family History Center

Phone: 928-337-2543

E-mail: AZ_StJohns@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • TUESDAY: 9am - 1pm &  6pm - 9pm
  • WEDNESDAY: 9am-1pm
  • THURSDAY: 9am - 1pm &  6pm - 9pm

Holiday Schedule: 

We are closed the last 2 weeks of December for Christmas Break.


Temporary Closures:

None scheduled at the current time.


Calendar and Events

We will be hosting a "Family History Fair" on Saturday, February 15, 2014 from 8:00am to 5:00pm at the St. Johns Arizona Stake Center.

We will be offering classes offered from RootsTech 2014, including Getting Started in Family History and Indexing . 

Register at www.lds.org/hostfair - Click on left side of page "Family History Day" Then click on the blue button "Click Here to Attend" it will ask you for your location - input your zip code and you will see the 5 closest Family History Fairs that are being offered.  Choose St. Johns Arizona Stake Family History Fair - at the bottom of the information there is a link in blue that says "Register Here" click on that and it will ask for your Name and email and submit.  You will get a confirmation email with instructions.

If you have any questions or need help, please call Linda Richardson - Director of the St. Johns Arizona Stake Family History Center

Contact Information
Linda Richardson
Family History Center Director
hawdson@yahoo.com
928-337-2165

St. Johns Arizona Stake Family History Fair - February 15, 2014  Stake Center ~  2000 West Cleveland Street
8:00 am ~ Registration in the North Foyer
Time
Chapel
Cultural Hall
Relief Society
Primary
High Council
Young Women
8:30-9:30

GeneralSession Welcome: President Burgoyne

Keynote: Pioneer woman






9:45-10:45
Connecting Past,Present&Future
Genealogy in the Cloud

FamilySearchFamilyTree

What's New & What's Next

Intro to DNA for Genealogist
Indexing - Hands-on Help
How to Interview yourself for a Personal History
11:00 - 12:00

My Tree is Full What Next? 30min  

Put Famiy in Family History 30 min

5 ways to do Genealogy in your sleep
Mobile Genealogist Using Evernote for Genealogy Research
When Researchers Disagree: Facilitating Helpful, Respectful Collaboration
Genealogy Software & Syncing with FamilyTree Instructor:Dolly Patterson
Facebook is Family History: Engagin Youth in their own stories
12:00-1:00
Lunch Break
Lunch Break
Lunch Break
Lunch Break
Lunch Break
Lunch Break
1:15 - 2:15
FamilySearch & Beyond New Resources for Members
Tweets, Links, Pins & Posts: Breakdown Gene Brick Walls with Social Media
Information Overload: Managing Online Searches & Their Results
Getting the Most out of Ancestry.com
Indexing - Hands-on Help
Storytelling Super Powers
2:30 - 3:30

Power of Youth-Making a Difference 30min

Youth Leading Youth: How to Get involved with Famiy History 30min

How to Scan an Elephant: Digitizing your family history from Artifact to Zombie
Using Tools & Organization: Creating a Valuable Family History Blog
Do it Yourself Photo Restoration

My Tree is Full What Next? 30 min

Put Family in Family History 30 min

Effective Database Search Tactics
3:45 - 4:45
From Tree to Temple: Helps members getting started with FamilySearch.org
From Chaos to C.A.L.M. organize Digital Photos
FamilySearch Family Tree: What's New & What's Next
Basic Online Resources for the Beginning Genealogist
Indexing - Hands-on Help
Top 10 Things I learned


FHC Consultant Training Meetings held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 6pm, except in the months of May, July and December.

Consultant Training Meetings:

 Our next Consultant Meeting will be held on Wednesday - January 15, 2014 at 6:00 p.m.


CLASSES:

No Classes Scheduled at this time.


Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • We have books on Family Histories donated by local families. We have an "Arizona Collection" of books on Northern Arizona, Apache County and surrounding areas. We have a photography collection that was donated by Margaret J. Overson that has been scanned, indexed and accessed through our computers on our FHC Database program.
  • Microfilm #F9504- Primary History of the St. Johns Stake & Primary History of the St. Johns 2nd Ward
  • Microfilm #F9508- Newspaper - The St. Johns Herald - 08 Oct 1885 - 22 Dec 1897 (incomplete)
  • Microfilm #F9507- Newspaper - The St. Johns Herald - 05 Jan 1888 - 31 Oct 1889 (incomplete)
  • Microfilm #F9505- Newspaper - The St. Johns Herald - 23 Oct 1890 - 24 Dec 1892
  • Microfilm #F9506- Newspaper - The St. Johns Herald - 05 Jan 1893 - 28 Aug 1897 (incomplete)
  • Microfilm #F9508- Newspaper - Apache Review -  30 May 1888 - 09 Jan 1889 (incomplete)

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

  • We have a copier, binding machine, computers (including an older computer with the large floppy drive), printers, microfilm/fiche readers, Digital Imaging System that includes a flatbed scanner & Microfilm/fiche reader so you can copy/save pages from films/fiche, books, photographs or documents.

Resources in the Local Area

St. Johns, Arizona city website http://www.sjaz.us/  Mouse over "Departments" down to "Cemetery" and you will find pdf. on Maps of the City of St. Johns Cemetery and pdf. on alphabetical list of persons burried there. They keep it up to date. (As of November 25, 2013 the City website is undergoing a facelift and unfortunately the Cemetery pdf.s are not available at this time- check back often!)

The Apache County Website  [1]

The Apache County Historical Society Museum 

http://www.arizonahistoricalsociety.org/mdirectory/northeastregion/apache_county.html

Arizona Birth & Death Certificates - Free On-line   [2]

Arizona Gravestones.org www.arizonagravestones.org/

Links

(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.) <fck:hr> Find-A-Grave for Apache County, Arizona:  www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi


Apache County, Arizona Research Wiki page: Apache County, Arizona

1st Battalion, Arizona Infantry Research Wiki page: 1st Battalion, Arizona Infantry (Union)

Arizona Research Wiki page:  Arizona