Sandpoint Idaho 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 Sandpoint Family History Center is here to assist those searching for their ancestors.  Please feel free to come in and ask questions or learn how to search for your ancestors.  We have computers with Internet programs, Microfilm and Microfiche from places around the world, and Books to assist in a variety of research.  We also have classes available different times of the year.  Our staff is ready and excited to help you find your ancestors. 

We are located in Sandpoint and serve the Sandpoint, Westmond, and Clark Fork areas and everyone is welcome!

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address:

  • 602 Schweitzer Cutoff Rd Sandpoint Idaho 83864 United States
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-208-263-3327

E-mail:

  • ID_Sandpoint@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday:9:00am-3:00pm
  • Thursday:9:00am-3:00pm
  • Wednesday: 5:30-8:30pm
  • 2nd Wednesday of the month 10:00am-8:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed during major holidays, week before Christmas through end of year, and during bad weather.



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events 

Family History-Discovery Day. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 602 Schweitzer Cut-Off Rd., hosts a Family History-Discovery Day, Saturday, March 18, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Theme: Bring Your 4 Generations to Life. Your family is invited to drop in during the above times to receive one on one help on using familysearch.org to find family names to build your family tree and record family memories through stories and pictures.  Please feel free to bring your smart phone, tablet, laptop, or iPad so we can help you load and use the familysearch.org software.

Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • We have over 1500 films, thousands of books and fiche all dealing with research from all parts of the world. 

Databases and Software

Hardware and Equipment

Our center is proud to have:

  • 7 computers
  • 2 printers
  • 2 fiche readers
  • 2 film readers
  • 1 digital film/fiche reader

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties


Resources in the Local Area

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Links

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http://ldsgenealogy.com/ID/Sandpoint.htm

http://recordsproject.com/obituaries/idaho.asp

http://www.idahogenealogy.com/bonner/

http://www.idreamof.com/cemetery/id/bonner.html

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