Texarkana-New Boston Texas 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.


Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address:

  • 3701 Moores Ln TexarkanaTX 75503 United States
  • Parking closest to Center entrance is on the south-east corner of the building.
  • Use the doorbell at the south-east corner door.
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-903-831-5225

Email:

  • TX_TexarkanaNewBoston@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday:1:00pm-5:00pm
  • Thursday:1:00pm-5:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed week of Christmas

Closed when severe weather is present



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Staff Training Meetings

  • Last Thursday every month 2 pm



Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.

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. 

Hardware and Equipment

  • 5 computers with access to the FHC Portal and the free premium family history software and websites.  Also have 3 microfilm readers and 3 microfiche readers.  We have microfilm and microfiche and numerous books, periodicals and maps.  You can save data using USB Flash Drive or print with our printer.

Staff Research Specialties

  • Resources for German and Spanish translation and research.
  • Can assist Cub Scouts with Heritage Belt Loop and Pin, Boy Scouts with Genealogy Merit Badge




Resources in the Local Area

  • Texarkana Genealogical Society
  • Texarkana Historical Society
  • Texarkana Public Library
  • Southwest Regional Archives located at Old Washington Arkansas
  • Little River Genealogical Society, Ashdown AR
  • New Boston TX Genealogical Society


Volunteer at the Center

Contact the FHC for information if interested in volunteering.