Meridian Mississippi 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.

The Meridian Family History Center serves the city of Meridian and all of Lauderdale County. Any guests are welcome to come and link their families together.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:


Bounds Road Extention Meridian MS 39307 United States

  • The Family History Center is located in the Ward building in the main hall. *Visitors can enter through the Northeast door.
  • The room is on the left side of the hall.
  • Language:English


  • 1-601-483-7426



Open Hours:

  • Wednesday:6:00pm-8:00pm
  • To make an appointment for other times, please contact the director in advance at (1-601-483-7426.)

Holiday Schedule:

Closed all federal holidays:

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


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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

  • Two computers are available with Internet connection. We have two microfiche and one microfilm reader available to visitors.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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