Laguna Niguel California Family History Center

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The Laguna Niguel Family History Center serves Laguna Niguel, surrounding cities and areas of South Orange County. The Family History Center is free and open to the public. 

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address:

  • 22851 Aliso Creek Rd, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 United States
  • Language: English

Phone: (949) 580-1905

  • Please call ahead to verify a volunteer is available to help you.

E-mail:

  • CA_LagunaNiguel@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 9:00 am - Noon and 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Thursday: 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Holiday Schedule:

We will be closed from 21 December 2015 through 2 January 2016.



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Please see the class schedule below.


Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

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. This includes the following:
  1. Ancestry.com
  2. Fold 3.com
  3. HeritageQuest.com
  4. WorldVitalRecords.com
  5. FindMyPast.co.uk
  6. ThePaperTrail.org (A guide to Overland Pioneer Names and Documents)
  7. HistoricMapWorks.com
  8. American Civil War Collection
  9. AccessNewspaperArchive.com
  10. Godfrey.org
  11. TheGenealogist.co.uk
  12. 19th Century British Newspapers Archive
  13. ArkivDigital (Swedish records=36 million documents)

Hardware and Equipment

  • 6 Computers with Internet access
  • 2 Microfilm Readers
  • 1 Microfiche Reader
  • 1 Digital Imaging System
  • Microfilm and Microfiche Scanner
  • Flatbed Scanner

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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