Pago Pago American Samoa West Family History Center

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Center Contacts and Hours

Language: Samoan

Location & Map:

  1. Pava'ia'i American Samoa
  2. Located in the Pav'ia'i Chapel on the front wing of the building, the last door on your left 
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Phone: (684) 699-7726

Family History Center Director: Fa'aala Lotoaso 


Open Hours: Tuesday to Friday 10am to 4pm open to the Public

Holiday Schedule: Close on Holidays

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.
Samoan Microfilms Indexing of American Samoa, Manu'a, Aunu'u, Swains Island, Upolu and Savaii are made available on computers and also in binders, Also working with the Archieve Department in indexing their microfilms. Also will look into indexing the neighboring islands microfilms and other available resource for the benefit of our minority connection

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

  • microfilm readers, microfisch, computers, indexed microfilms in binders, printers, etc. 

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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