Oklahoma City Oklahoma 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.

Trained librarians are available on each shift to assist in your personal research at no cost, including consultations on genealogical problems. Research classes are available the 2nd Saturday of each month. Call for more details and to register

Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map:

Address:

  • 5020 NW 63th St. Oklahoma City, OK 73132 United States
  • Use the South West Entrance.
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Phone:

  • 1 405-721-8455

Email

  • OK_OklahomaCity@ldsmail.net

FHC Director:

  • John Leonard Lehman - 1 405-285-6257
  • Assistant Directors: Mary Lee Allen, Sherry Jeanne Brown, Helen Ann Lehman

Open Hours:

  • Tues., Wed., Thur. 10:00am-2:00pm and 6:00pm to 9:00pm.
  • Sat. 10:00am-2:00pm.
  • Sunday 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed the 1st Saturday in April and October
  • Closed two weeks around Christmas
  • Closed Legal Holidays
  • We occasionally close unexpectedly because of inclement weather or illness. Please call for information about unexpected alterations to our normal operation hours.

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

  • Educational Programs are held on the 2nd Saturday 10 am to 11:30 am

Staff Training Meetings

  • 2nd Saturday 9 am to 10 am


Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • Pedigree Resource File
  • National Burial Index of Englad and Wales
  • Native American Records
  • Irish Wills

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.
  • Heritage Quest
  • Godfrey Library
  • Footnote--The place for original documents online
  • World Vital Records
  • The Genealogist -- Records from England and Wales
  • Family Search
  • New Family Search available soon to the public

Hardware and Equipment

Seven computers with internet access available for patron use. You can easily print your findings at $.10 per page, copy to a thumb drive or email to yourself. 

  • One Reader printer that prints from microfilm or microfiche at $.50 per page
  • One Reader Scanner that scans images to the computer screen to be saved to a thumb or emailed to your home computer.

Over 2,600 microfilms indexed by loaclity and surname
Over 5,000 microfische
Over 300 Books on genealogy research and histories indexed by subject title and location
Due to limited space and out of respect for other patrons, please do not bring your children




Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Resources in the Local Area

Links

Volunteer at the Center