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{{FHCpage|location=Utah}} Anyone is welcome to visit our center.&nbsp; We specifically serve four Orem LDS stakes:&nbsp; Sharon Park, Orem North, Canyon View, Orem East.&nbsp; Our director is Carolyn Fitzgarrald who can be reached at 1-801-224-5618 for tours or special appointments.  
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Everyone is welcome to visit our center.&nbsp; We specifically serve four Orem LDS stakes:&nbsp; Sharon Park, Orem North, Canyon View, Orchard.&nbsp; Contact our director Carolyn Fitzgarrald, telephone 1-801-224-5618, for tours and special appointments.  
  
<br> === Center Contacts and Hours ===
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''&nbsp; 85 East 700 North, Orem, Utah 84057
 
  
Enter from the back of the building, the door on the right.&nbsp; The family history center is the first door to the left.&nbsp; If the outside door is locked ring the bell to alert the consultant you are there.
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== '''Center Contacts and Hours'''  ==
  
Google Map to - <span style="text-decoration: underline" />[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=85+East+700+North,+Orem,+UT&hl=en&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=37.871902,79.013672&vpsrc=0&hnear=85+E+700+N,+Orem,+Utah+84057&t=m&z=16 Orem Utah Sharon Park Family History Center]''&nbsp;''  
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'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
  
<br> '''Phone: 801-222-0319'''  
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:*85 East 700 North, Orem, Utah 84057 o
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:*Enter from the back or north side of the building. The door on the right.&nbsp; The family history center is the first door to the left.&nbsp; 
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:*If the outside door is locked ring the bell to alert the consultant you are there.
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:*Google Map to - <span style="text-decoration: underline" />[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=85+East+700+North,+Orem,+UT&hl=en&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=37.871902,79.013672&vpsrc=0&hnear=85+E+700+N,+Orem,+Utah+84057&t=m&z=16 Orem Utah Sharon Park Family History Center]''&nbsp;''
  
<br> '''Open Hours:'''  
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'''Phone: '''801-222-0319
  
''*Sunday:&nbsp;'''5:00 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.'''''
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'''Email:''' [mailto:UT_OremSharonPark@ldsmail.net UT_OremSharonPark@ldsmail.net]
  
'''''*'''Tuesday''': 1:00 P.M. - &nbsp;3:30 P.M.; 7:00 P.M. - &nbsp;8:30 P.M.'''''  
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'''Facebook Page:''' Friends of the Sharon Park Family History Center
  
'''''*'''Wednesday:&nbsp;'''10:00 A.M. - &nbsp;3:30 P.M.; 7:00 P.M. - &nbsp;8:30 P.M.&nbsp;'''''  
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'''Open Hours:'''
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:*'''Sunday''': &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;  5:00 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
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:*'''Tuesday''': &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;  1:00 P.M. - &nbsp;3:30 P.M &nbsp; &nbsp; 7:00 P.M. - &nbsp;8:30 P.M.
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:*'''Wednesday''':&nbsp;10:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M. &nbsp;&nbsp; 7:00 P.M. - &nbsp;8:30 P.M.&nbsp;  
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:*'''Thursday''': &nbsp; &nbsp; 10;00 A.M. - &nbsp;3:30 P.M. &nbsp; &nbsp;7:00 P.M. - 8:30 P.
  
'''''*'''Thursday:&nbsp;'''10:00 A.M. - &nbsp;3:30 P.M.'''''  
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'''Holiday Closures:''' '''Closed for all holidays and General Conference'''
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== '''Indexing Fireside''' ==
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March 12th at 7 PM
  
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Come & learn about two special projects our Stake will be given the opportunity of completing.
  
'''''*'''Holiday Closures''
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See the full announcement on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1475244515821866&set=gm.1838560166396258&type=3&theater
  
*'''President's Day weekend 2013'''&nbsp; '''(Feb 16-18)'''
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UPDATE: Elder Cheney has had a family emergency & will not be joining us at our Indexing Fireside. However, he has asked his "Boss,"  Brett Nixon, to come and speak with us.
*'''Easter weekend 2013 (Mar 31-Apr 1)'''
 
*'''LDS General Conference 2013 '''''('''''Apr 6-7''')
 
*'''Mother's Day 2013 (May 12)'''
 
*'''Memorial Day weekend 2013 (May 25-27)'''
 
*'''Father's Day 2013 (June 16)'''
 
*'''Independence Day 2013 (July 4)'''
 
*'''Pioneer Day 2013 (July 24)'''
 
*'''BYU Education Week 2013 (August 19-23)'''
 
*'''Labor Day Weekend 2013 (October 31-September 2)'''
 
*'''LDS General Conference 2013 (October 5-6)'''
 
*'''Thanksgiving Holidays 2013 (November 28 - December 1) '''
 
*'''Christmas Holidays 2013 (December 23 - January 2)'''
 
  
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"Brett Nixon has worked for FamilySearch International for five years, primarily focused on indexing record and volunteer growth.  He currently manages the Language Indexing Team and is responsible for helping to make more international records available to members around the world.  In addition to language indexing, he oversees arbitration backlog management, analytics and event management.  Brett is married to his sweetheart of 26 years, Claudia, who is a native of Argentina and Switzerland.  They have one son, Allen, who is twelve years old.  Brett has lived throughout the United States, as well as France and Switzerland (working at the United Nations) and most recently lived in the state of Ohio before coming to Utah."
  
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== '''Family Discovery Day at the Orem Utah Sharon Park FHC''' ==
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Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Exhibitor Hall open until 1:30 PM
  
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'''Schedule of classes is available in''' [[:Media:Fair schedule.pdf|this PDF.]]
  
== Family History Center Resources  ==
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[[File:Discovery_Day_flyer.jpg|250px]]
  
*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog
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*Resources include:&nbsp; a large collection of books, family histories, census books for Britain and United States, Automated Archives CDs of Vital Records, Pedigree Resource Files, Mormon Immigration Index and Western Europe Vital Records Index
 
*'''Ireland Census on microfilm''':&nbsp; 1821 for Cavan, Fermanagh, Galway, King, Meath;&nbsp; 1831 for Londonderry;&nbsp; 1841 for Cavan;&nbsp; 1851 for Antrim, Fermanagh and Leinster Catholic Qual Rolls Index
 
*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''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.&nbsp;&nbsp;:
 
*9 computers&nbsp;:
 
*2 microfilm readers&nbsp;:
 
*3 fiche readers&nbsp;:
 
*1 printer [note: we do not have the ability to print from microfilm or microfiche]&nbsp;:
 
*'''NEW - '''Color Printer - enables you to print "Your Genealogy Fan Chart" from FamilySearch in color for 5 cents a copy.&nbsp; More information&nbsp; [[See Your Family Tree]]
 
  
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== '''Family History Center Resources'''  ==
  
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''FamilySearch Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog
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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.&nbsp;&nbsp;:
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*9 computers&nbsp;
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*1 Scanner/Printer&nbsp;
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*1 regular printer - [note: we do not have the ability to print from microfilm or microfiche]☃☃:
  
 
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&nbsp;===Local Area Resources===<br>
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=== Local Area Resources ===
  
 
*[[Brigham Young University Harold B. Lee Library|'''Brigham Young University Harold B. Lee Library''']]  
 
*[[Brigham Young University Harold B. Lee Library|'''Brigham Young University Harold B. Lee Library''']]  
 
*[[Orem FamilySearch Center|'''Orem FamilySearch Center''']]&nbsp; (''training center)''  
 
*[[Orem FamilySearch Center|'''Orem FamilySearch Center''']]&nbsp; (''training center)''  
 
*[http://uvpafug.org/ '''Utah Valley Technology and Genealogy Group'''] (''formerly Utah Valley PAF Users' Group)''  
 
*[http://uvpafug.org/ '''Utah Valley Technology and Genealogy Group'''] (''formerly Utah Valley PAF Users' Group)''  
*[[Riverton FamilySearch Library/Events|'''Riverton FamilySearch Library Events''']]&nbsp;&nbsp;<br>
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*[[Riverton FamilySearch Library/Events|'''Riverton FamilySearch Library Events''']]&nbsp;&nbsp;
 
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== Links  ==
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=== Links  ===
  
 
*[[Orem, Utah|'''Orem''']]  
 
*[[Orem, Utah|'''Orem''']]  
*[[Utah County, Utah|'''Utah County''']]&nbsp;&nbsp; (''includes links to neighboring Family History Centers)''  
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*[[Utah County, Utah Genealogy|'''Utah County''']]&nbsp;&nbsp; (''includes links to neighboring Family History Centers)''  
*[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Utah '''Utah''']  
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*[[Utah Genealogy|'''Utah''']]  
 
*[[Tracing LDS Ancestors|'''Tracing LDS Ancestors''']]  
 
*[[Tracing LDS Ancestors|'''Tracing LDS Ancestors''']]  
*'''[https://www.familysearch.org/blog/ FamilySearch Blog]&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;'''
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*'''[https://www.familysearch.org/blog/ FamilySearch Blog]''' Up-to-date news articles.
 
 
(up-to-date news articles)&nbsp; *{{FHC-expand}}
 

Latest revision as of 19:04, 11 March 2017

FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


Everyone is welcome to visit our center.  We specifically serve four Orem LDS stakes:  Sharon Park, Orem North, Canyon View, Orchard.  Contact our director Carolyn Fitzgarrald, telephone 1-801-224-5618, for tours and special appointments.

Utahsharonparkfhc_2017.JPG FHC_interior_1.jpgInterior_of_FHC_2.jpg Interior_of_FHC_3.jpg FHC_interior_4.jpg


Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • 85 East 700 North, Orem, Utah 84057 o
  • Enter from the back or north side of the building. The door on the right.  The family history center is the first door to the left. 
  • If the outside door is locked ring the bell to alert the consultant you are there.
  • Google Map to - Orem Utah Sharon Park Family History Center 

Phone: 801-222-0319

Email: UT_OremSharonPark@ldsmail.net

Facebook Page: Friends of the Sharon Park Family History Center

Open Hours:

  • Sunday:         5:00 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
  • Tuesday:       1:00 P.M. -  3:30 P.M     7:00 P.M. -  8:30 P.M.
  • Wednesday: 10:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.    7:00 P.M. -  8:30 P.M. 
  • Thursday:     10;00 A.M. -  3:30 P.M.    7:00 P.M. - 8:30 P.

Holiday Closures: Closed for all holidays and General Conference

Indexing Fireside

March 12th at 7 PM

Come & learn about two special projects our Stake will be given the opportunity of completing.

See the full announcement on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1475244515821866&set=gm.1838560166396258&type=3&theater

UPDATE: Elder Cheney has had a family emergency & will not be joining us at our Indexing Fireside. However, he has asked his "Boss," Brett Nixon, to come and speak with us.

"Brett Nixon has worked for FamilySearch International for five years, primarily focused on indexing record and volunteer growth. He currently manages the Language Indexing Team and is responsible for helping to make more international records available to members around the world. In addition to language indexing, he oversees arbitration backlog management, analytics and event management. Brett is married to his sweetheart of 26 years, Claudia, who is a native of Argentina and Switzerland. They have one son, Allen, who is twelve years old. Brett has lived throughout the United States, as well as France and Switzerland (working at the United Nations) and most recently lived in the state of Ohio before coming to Utah."

Family Discovery Day at the Orem Utah Sharon Park FHC

Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Exhibitor Hall open until 1:30 PM

Schedule of classes is available in this PDF.

Discovery Day flyer.jpg


Family History Center Resources

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog
  • 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.  :
  • 9 computers 
  • 1 Scanner/Printer 
  • 1 regular printer - [note: we do not have the ability to print from microfilm or microfiche]☃☃:

Local Area Resources


Links