Brandon Manitoba Family History Centre

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

Family History Center is located inside church building.  The Brandon Family History Center serves
southwestern Manitoba and parts of Saskatchewan.  The center has many resource books, maps, microfilms and microfiche.

Centre Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • 107 Queens Ave, Brandon, MB
  • Parking in rear of center, enter off of Madison Cres. Entrance is from the Parking lot.
  • Location on Map

Phone: 1 204-726-8128   204-727-0286  FHC Director's home phone 


Open Hours:

  • Tues. and Wed. 1 - 4 pm, 7 - 10 pm
  • Thurs. 7 pm - 10 pm
  • Fri. open by appointment
  • Sat. 10 am - 3 pm

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed Major Holidays
  • Closed during month of December

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Centre Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This centre has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • Historical atlases, Marriage registers of Upper Canada, Index to Marriage Registrations of Ontario, Huron Cemetaries records, County marriage Registers of Ontario,Index to 1871 Census Ontario, Index to 1901 Census Manitoba, Index to 1881 Census of Manitoba, Doukhobor records, Quebec records, microfilms of interest to Mennonites, United States Census records, resource books for England, Ireland, Scotland & Wales, Europe

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This centre has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. 

Hardware and Equipment

  • 3 Computers, 3 microfilm readers, 3 printers, 2 digital image readers 

Centre Services

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