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{{FHCpage|location=Alberta}}The Fort Macleod Stake Family History Center welcomes all who are looking for assistance with their family history. Our staff are eager to help both those who are just beginning Family History and those who have been engaged in the search for ancestors for many years.  
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The Fort Macleod Stake Family History Center welcomes all who are looking for assistance with their family history. Our staff are eager to help both those who are just beginning Family History and those who have been engaged in the search for ancestors for many years.  
  
 
=== Centre Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Centre Contacts and Hours  ===
  
'''Location & Map:'''  
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'''Location &Map:'''  
  
 
:*643 20th Street, Fort Macleod, Alberta, T0L 0Z0 Canada.  
 
:*643 20th Street, Fort Macleod, Alberta, T0L 0Z0 Canada.  
:*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=643+20th+Street,+Fort+MacLeod,+Alberta,+Canada&hl=en&ll=49.722426,-113.394914&spn=0.022445,0.039654&sll=49.116776,-122.873325&sspn=0.022724,0.039654&vpsrc=6&z=15 Location on Map]
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:*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?cid=hp2-1047 Location of Fort Macleod Alberta Family History Centre on Map]
  
 
'''Phone:''' 403-553-2556  
 
'''Phone:''' 403-553-2556  
  
'''E-mail:''' [mailto:ab_fortmacleod@ldsmail.net ab_fortmacleod@ldsmail.net]
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'''E-mail:''' "mailto:ab_fortmacleod@ldsmail.net"
  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
 
'''Open Hours:'''  
  
:*'''Tues:'''  6pm - 9pm
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:*'''Tuesday 1:30 to 9:00 pm'''  
:*'''Wed: '''2pm - 5pm,  6pm - 9pm
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:*'''Other times available by appointment only, Call Margaret Padley 403-553-2404 or 403-634-9266'''  
:*'''Thurs:''' 6pm - 9pm
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'''Holiday Schedule:'''
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'''Holiday Schedule: closed'''  
  
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
  
==== Upcoming Events ====
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==== Upcoming Events ====
  
 
==== Class Schedule  ====
 
==== Class Schedule  ====
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==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
 
==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
  
Scheduled at 5:00PM on the second Tuesday of the month  
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Scheduled at 5:00PM on the first Tuesday of the month  
  
 
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==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This centre has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''FamilySearch Catalog:''']
:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
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==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
  
:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This centre has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the centre 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.)''
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:*'''[[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.  
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:**19th Centry British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
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:**Access Newspaper Archive
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:**Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War
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:**Ancestry.com
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:**ArkivDigital Online - Swedish Genealogy
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:**Findmypast
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:**Fold3.com (previously known as Footnote.com)  
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:**The Genealogist
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:**Godfrey Memorial Library
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:**Hertiage Quest Online
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:**Historic Map Works Library Edition
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:**Paper Trail
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:**World Vital Records
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
*        This center has four computers for patrons to use which are internet enabled. 
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*This center has four computers for patrons to use which are internet enabled.
*        We also have four microfilm readers and micro fiche machines. 
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*We also have four microfilm readers and micro fiche machines.
*        We have a large inventory of Vital records from Ontario, Canada in our inventory.
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*We have a large inventory of Vital records from Ontario, Canada in our inventory.
  
 
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=== Centre Services  ===
 
=== Centre Services  ===
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==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
  
''(Include sections for any other services your centre provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the [[Mesa Family History Center|Mesa]] and [[Logan Utah Family History Center|Logan]] FHC pages for examples.)''  
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''(Include sections for any other services your centre provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the &lt;a href="Bountiful Utah Heights Family History Center"&gt;Bountiful&lt;/a&gt; and &lt;a href="Chattanooga Tennessee Family History Center"&gt;Chattanooga&lt;/a&gt; FHC pages for examples.)''  
  
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
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=== Resources in the Local Area ===
  
 
''(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)''  
 
''(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)''  
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=== Volunteer at the Centre  ===
 
=== Volunteer at the Centre  ===
  
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''
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We require two more female (only because they will be working with current female volunteers) volunteers
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[[Category:Alberta Family History Centres]]

Latest revision as of 16:57, 16 February 2016

The Fort Macleod Stake Family History Center welcomes all who are looking for assistance with their family history. Our staff are eager to help both those who are just beginning Family History and those who have been engaged in the search for ancestors for many years.

Centre Contacts and Hours

Location &Map:

Phone: 403-553-2556

E-mail: "mailto:ab_fortmacleod@ldsmail.net"

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday 1:30 to 9:00 pm
  • Other times available by appointment only, Call Margaret Padley 403-553-2404 or 403-634-9266

Holiday Schedule: closed

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Scheduled at 5:00PM on the first Tuesday of the month


Centre Resources

Collections

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.
    • 19th Centry British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
    • Access Newspaper Archive
    • Alexander Street Press - The American Civil War
    • Ancestry.com
    • ArkivDigital Online - Swedish Genealogy
    • Findmypast
    • Fold3.com (previously known as Footnote.com)
    • The Genealogist
    • Godfrey Memorial Library
    • Hertiage Quest Online
    • Historic Map Works Library Edition
    • Paper Trail
    • World Vital Records

Hardware and Equipment

  • This center has four computers for patrons to use which are internet enabled.
  • We also have four microfilm readers and micro fiche machines.
  • We have a large inventory of Vital records from Ontario, Canada in our inventory.

Centre Services

Staff Research Specialties

(Include sections for any other services your centre provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the <a href="Bountiful Utah Heights Family History Center">Bountiful</a> and <a href="Chattanooga Tennessee Family History Center">Chattanooga</a> FHC pages for examples.)


Resources in the Local Area

(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)


Links

(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your centre such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your centre is located.)


Volunteer at the Centre

We require two more female (only because they will be working with current female volunteers) volunteers