Beaumont Texas Family History Center

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

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Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:


  • 3939 Turtle Creek Dr Port Arthur TX 77627 United States
  • Language:English


  • 1-409-724-2075



Open Hours:

  • Wednesday:9:00am-3:00pm and 6:00pm-8:30pm
  • Thursday:9:00am-1:00pm
  • To make an appointment for other times, please call during open hours at (1-409-724-2075.)

Holiday Schedule:

Closed at Thanksgiving week and Christmas: 23-27 Nov; 21 Dec-2 Jan

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
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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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Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

Port Arthur Public Library, Hebert Library (in Port Neches), and Tyrrell Historical Library in Beaumont all have local genealogical sections with emphasis on but not limited to Texas and Louisiana books. Tyrrell has microfilm of newspapers, Beaumont Enterprise and Beaumont Journal (and others); Port Arthur has the Port Arthur News - a few issues from before the turn of the century (1900) to current.


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Volunteer at the Center

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