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''(Add a brief paragraph about your center here and the area it serves. Information in italics below is guidance for you and should be deleted as you fill out the page. Remove italics from other text by selecting the text and clicking the "I"&nbsp;box in the Toolbar above.)''<br>
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<br> The Salem Utah Family History center serves the Salem Stake and Salem West Stake.  
  
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
  
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''  
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'''Location Map:'''  
  
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:*695 S 300 W, Salem, UT&nbsp; 84653 United States<br>
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::*Use the Northwest entrance of the Salem West Stake center building<br>  
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:*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=695+S+300+W,+Salem,+ut&hl=en&sll=39.499761,-111.547028&sspn=7.526597,16.907959&hnear=695+S+300+W,+Salem,+Utah+84653&t=m&z=17 Link to Google Map]
  
'''Phone:'''  
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'''Phone:''' 801-423-0130
  
'''E-mail:''' <br>  
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:utah_salem@ldsmail.net ut_salem@ldsmail.net]<br>  
  
'''Open Hours:'''  
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'''Family HIstory Center Director:''' Ralph and Susan Hughes hughesrsfamily@gmail.com Ralph cell ph: 801-319-6121 Susan cell ph: 801-362-9492
  
'''Holiday Schedule:'''  
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'''Assistant Director:''' Barbara Petersen ph. 801-423-3696<br>
  
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'''Open Hours: '''
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:*'''Tuesday:&nbsp; '''10am-3pm &nbsp; Tuesday evening by appointment only
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:*'''Wednesday:'''&nbsp; 10am-3pm&nbsp;&nbsp; 7pm-9pm
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:*'''Thursday:'''&nbsp; 10am-3pm&nbsp;&nbsp; 7pm-9pm
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:*'''Friday:'''&nbsp; 10am-3pm&nbsp;&nbsp;
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'''Holiday Schedule 2016:&nbsp;'''
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'''Closed:'''
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:*'''Good Friday--March 25, 2016'''
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:*'''Spring Break, April 5-8, 2016 Reopen April 12'''
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:*'''Independence Day--July 1, 2016'''
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:*'''Pioneer Day-- July 22, 2016'''
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:*'''Summer Break--August 9-19, 2016 Reopen August 23'''
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:*'''Veteran's Day--November 11, 2016 '''
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:*'''Thanksgiving--November 22-25, 2016 Reopen November 29, 2016'''
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:*'''Christmas--December 20, 2016-December 30, 2016 Reopen January 3, 2017'''
  
 
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
  
==== Upcoming Events ====
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==== Events ====
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'''<u>SUNDAY NIGHT CLASSES</u> -  7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Relief Society Room - Enter thru east doors'''
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|'''Jan 15 – Lesson    One - “My Family Tree is Full of Nuts and Other Good Things.”''' A class    on basic navigation in FamilySearch.
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'''Jan 22 – Lesson    Two - “My Family Tree is Growing Oranges Instead of Apples.”''' A class on    cleaning up Family Tree.
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'''Jan 29 – Lesson    Three - “Pruning My Family Tree.”''' A class on how to merge duplicates    and fix a bad merge.
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'''Feb 5 – Lesson    Four - “Branches on the Tree.”''' A class on attaching sources.
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'''Feb 12 – Lesson    Five - “Fertilizing Your Tree.”''' (This is a new class) Learn the research    process.
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'''Feb 19 – Lesson    Six - “Twigs on the Tree.”''' Finding “COUSINS” who need temple ordinances    using descendency research.
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'''Feb 26 – Lesson    Seven - “Making Your Tree Bloom.”'''     Preserve and share your precious family memories.
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'''Mar 5 – Lesson    Eight - “Building a Treehouse.”''' How to use FamilySearch more    effectively and faster.
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'''Mar 12 – Lesson    Nine - “Build a Bigger Treehouse.”''' How to use Ancestry.com to find    hidden treasures for your Family Tree.
  
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'''Mar 19 – Lesson    Ten - “Growing Trees.”''' Using Google to find more information about your    ancestors.
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'''Mar 26 – Lesson    Eleven - “Trees that Jumped the Pond.”''' Using the FamilySearch partners,    Find My Past, My Heritage and Geneanet, to find sources.
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'''Apr 2 – General    Conference - NO CLASS'''
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'''Apr 9 – Lesson    Twelve - “Colonial Trees and Hidden Roots.”''' Using the American    Ancestors website to find sources. Finding other websites to aid in your    research.
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==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
 
==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
  
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First Wednesday evening of each month at 7:00 pm at the Family History Center
  
 
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==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
:*[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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:*[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.
:*''(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.)''
 
  
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== 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.)''
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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.
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
:*''(Include the resources you have to help individuals do their research - computers, microfilm readers, printers, etc. )''
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:*14- Windows 7 computers, laser printers, 1 fiche reader and 3 film readers, 2 deck scanners
  
 
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==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
  
''(Include sections for any other services your center 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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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>Links ===
  
''(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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City of Salem: [http://www.salemcity.org/ Website]
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Salem City Library: [http://www.salemcitylibrary.org/ Website] 
  
 
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===Other Resources  ===
=== Links ===
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===Links to Handouts for Family History Classes hopefully coming soon ===
 
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::[http://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Salemfamilysearch.org Lesson 1 - My Family Tree is Full of Nuts and Other Good Things]<br>
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=== Volunteer at the Center ===
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=== Volunteer at the Center ===
 
 
''(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)''
 

Latest revision as of 00:21, 11 January 2017

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



The Salem Utah Family History center serves the Salem Stake and Salem West Stake.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

  • 695 S 300 W, Salem, UT  84653 United States
  • Use the Northwest entrance of the Salem West Stake center building

Phone: 801-423-0130

E-mail: ut_salem@ldsmail.net

Family HIstory Center Director: Ralph and Susan Hughes hughesrsfamily@gmail.com Ralph cell ph: 801-319-6121 Susan cell ph: 801-362-9492

Assistant Director: Barbara Petersen ph. 801-423-3696

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday:  10am-3pm   Tuesday evening by appointment only
  • Wednesday:  10am-3pm   7pm-9pm
  • Thursday:  10am-3pm   7pm-9pm
  • Friday:  10am-3pm  

Holiday Schedule 2016: 

Closed:

  • Good Friday--March 25, 2016
  • Spring Break, April 5-8, 2016 Reopen April 12
  • Independence Day--July 1, 2016
  • Pioneer Day-- July 22, 2016
  • Summer Break--August 9-19, 2016 Reopen August 23
  • Veteran's Day--November 11, 2016
  • Thanksgiving--November 22-25, 2016 Reopen November 29, 2016
  • Christmas--December 20, 2016-December 30, 2016 Reopen January 3, 2017

Calendar and Events

Events


SUNDAY NIGHT CLASSES - 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Relief Society Room - Enter thru east doors

Jan 15 – Lesson One - “My Family Tree is Full of Nuts and Other Good Things.” A class on basic navigation in FamilySearch.

Jan 22 – Lesson Two - “My Family Tree is Growing Oranges Instead of Apples.” A class on cleaning up Family Tree.

Jan 29 – Lesson Three - “Pruning My Family Tree.” A class on how to merge duplicates and fix a bad merge.

Feb 5 – Lesson Four - “Branches on the Tree.” A class on attaching sources.

Feb 12 – Lesson Five - “Fertilizing Your Tree.” (This is a new class) Learn the research process.

Feb 19 – Lesson Six - “Twigs on the Tree.” Finding “COUSINS” who need temple ordinances using descendency research.

Feb 26 – Lesson Seven - “Making Your Tree Bloom.”  Preserve and share your precious family memories.

Mar 5 – Lesson Eight - “Building a Treehouse.” How to use FamilySearch more effectively and faster.

Mar 12 – Lesson Nine - “Build a Bigger Treehouse.” How to use Ancestry.com to find hidden treasures for your Family Tree.

Mar 19 – Lesson Ten - “Growing Trees.” Using Google to find more information about your ancestors.

Mar 26 – Lesson Eleven - “Trees that Jumped the Pond.” Using the FamilySearch partners, Find My Past, My Heritage and Geneanet, to find sources.

Apr 2 – General Conference - NO CLASS

Apr 9 – Lesson Twelve - “Colonial Trees and Hidden Roots.” Using the American Ancestors website to find sources. Finding other websites to aid in your research.

Staff Training Meetings

First Wednesday evening of each month at 7:00 pm at the Family History Center

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

  • 14- Windows 7 computers, laser printers, 1 fiche reader and 3 film readers, 2 deck scanners

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties



Resources in the Local Area
Links

City of Salem: Website

Salem City Library: Website


Other Resources

Links to Handouts for Family History Classes hopefully coming soon

Lesson 1 - My Family Tree is Full of Nuts and Other Good Things

Volunteer at the Center