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San Diego, CA 92108 <br>619-584-7668 Email: ca_sandiego@ldsmail.com<br>Director, R. Edwin Jones <br><br>
  
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=== Hours and Holidays  ===
 
=== Hours and Holidays  ===
  
<br>Tuesday, Friday and Saturday 10a.m. to 3 p.m.<br>Wednesday and Thursday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.<br>CLOSED Sunday and Monday<br>Closed holidays in 2012: April 7 , July 4, October 6<br>November 22-26, December 22, 2012 to January 3, 2013.  
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<br>Tuesday, Friday and Saturday 10a.m. to 3 p.m.<br>Wednesday and Thursday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.<br>CLOSED Sunday and Monday<br>Closed holidays in 2012: April 7 , July 4, October 6<br>November 22-26, December 22, 2012 to January 3, 2013. <br>
 
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=== Directions  ===
 
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In San Diego at 4195 Camino Del Rio South on the east side <br>of the building with ample free parking. We are located across <br> the street from the Penske Truck Rental Center.  
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In San Diego at 4195 Camino Del Rio South on the east side <br>of the building with ample free parking. We are located across <br>the street from the Penske Truck Rental Center.  
  
 
<br>For Google map, [http://maps.google.com/maps?near=4195+Camino+Del+Rio+South%2C+San+Diego%2C+CA+92108-4103 click here]<br>GPS location: 32.777407,-117.103357  
 
<br>For Google map, [http://maps.google.com/maps?near=4195+Camino+Del+Rio+South%2C+San+Diego%2C+CA+92108-4103 click here]<br>GPS location: 32.777407,-117.103357  
  
<br>Buses: For San Diego MTS public transport Route 18, click here. <br>The bus stop is at 4141 Camino Del Rio South, about 225 <br>feet west of the Church parking lot.<br><br>  
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<br>Buses: For San Diego MTS public transport [http://www.sdcommute.com/Services/Route.aspx?r=18 Route 18, click here]. <br>The bus stop is at 4141 Camino Del Rio South, about 225 feet west of the Church parking lot.<br><br>
  
 
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• 36 computers<br>• 11 Microfilm Readers<br>• 3 Microfiche Readers<br>• 2 microfilm/fiche Printers<br>• 2 Digital Microfilm/fiche Scanners<br>• 3 Multi-use printers &amp; Copiers<br>• Orientation Research &amp; Classroom Areas<br>• Paid Institutional connections to Ancestry.com, Footnote.com plus other premium sites<br>  
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• 36 computers<br>• 11 Microfilm Readers<br>• 3 Microfiche Readers<br>• 2 microfilm/fiche Printers<br>• 2 Digital Microfilm/fiche Scanners<br>• 3 Multi-use printers &amp; Copiers<br>• Orientation Research &amp; Classroom Areas<br>• Paid Institutional connections to Ancestry.com, Footnote.com plus other premium sites<br>
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[[Family History Activities for Children: 12-?]] Curiousity is part of human nature regardless of age. While learning about one's environment and history is accomplished through schooling, discovering one's family heritage can be a fantastic, fun-filled journey made together over time.&lt;br&gt;<br>See also: [[Family History Activities for Children: 3-11]]
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[https://lds.org/young-women/personal-progress?lang=eng Young Women Personal Progress] - You are a beloved daughter of Heavenly Father, prepared to come to the earth at this particular time for a sacred and glorious purpose. You have a noble responsibility to use your strength and influence for good. Let us help you acheive your Personal Progress goals.&lt;br&gt;<br>Faith Value Project: Take a family history class at the Family History Center, and collect stories of your relatives or others who have demonstrated faith. You may also interview family members or others and record their names.&lt;br&gt;<br>See also: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Personal_Progress Personal Progress Award.]
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[http://www.dutytogod.com/ Duty to God] - The LDS Duty to God Certificate Requirements: &lt;br&gt; <br>Deacon - Family Activities: 4. Keep a written record of your family history. Ask a parent or the ward family history consultant to help you prepare a 4-generation pedigree chart.&lt;br&gt;<br>Priest - Family Activities: 9. Submit the names of one of your ancestors for temple work or write a 500-word personal history.&lt;br&gt;<br>See also: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Duty_to_God_Award Duty to God Award.]
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[http://usscouts.org/scoutduty/ BSA - Duty to God requirements] for all Scouts.<br>See also: [http://www.bsalegal.org/duty-to-god-cases-224.asp Duty to God cases.]
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[[Boy Scout Merit Badge in Genealogy]] - We can help you accomplish your BSA goals for this subject. Please prepare carefully and call us for assistance.<br>
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=== Neighboring Collections  ===
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*The [http://www.cgssd.org/ Computer Genealogy Society of San Diego (CGSSD)] provides a list of [http://www.cgssd.org/centers.html area resources]&nbsp;and [http://www.cgssd.org/societies.php Genealogy Organizations and Societies in the San Diego area].&nbsp; The CGSSD also provides a [http://www.cgssd.org/#newsletter local news letter].
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*The [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~casdgs/ San Diego Genealogical Society] has a genealogical library of over 9,000 books. This includes many copyrighted books that will not be digitized in the ongoing effort by the Family History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
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*The [http://www.statearchives.us/california.htm California State Archives and Libraries] provides access to California births, marriages and death records.
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*The [http://sdcl.org/research-genealogy.html San Diego County Library system] has an area of computer genealogical support within the 33&nbsp;branches&nbsp;of the County Library system.
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*The [http://www.sandiego.gov/public-library/catalog-databases/genealogy.shtml San Diego Public Library system ]has a large&nbsp;Genealogical Se<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1280892627757_19" />ction in its main Library&nbsp;downtown and computer genealogical support in all of its 35&nbsp;City Library&nbsp;branches.<br>
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*[[Church History Library|Church History Library]], Salt Lake City, LDS history 1830-now: diaries, manuscripts, Church records, photos, oral history, architectural drawings, pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals, maps, microforms, audiovisual material<ref>"Church History Library and Archives" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints [Internet site] at http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref><br>
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*[http://www.dupinternational.org/ Daughters of Utah Pioneers], SLC, the Museum displays artifacts, and the History Department collects and preserves about 100,000 histories of pioneers who set out for, settled, or were born in Utah by 10 May 1869.<ref>"Pioneer Museum" and "History Department" pages in International Society ~ Daughter of Utah Pioneers [Internet site] at http://www.dupinternational.org/ (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref><br>
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*[http://history.utah.gov/ Utah State Historical Society], SLC, family histories, photographs, books, manuscript collections, telephone directories, maps, newspapers, yearbooks, and periodicals are available in the Research Center and online.<ref>"Research Center and Collections" and "Collections Available at the Research Center" in Utah State History [Internet site] at http://history.utah.gov/research_and_collections/index.html (accessed 18 October 2008).</ref><br>
  
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[[Category:California_Family_History_Centers]] [[Category:Regional_Family_History_Centers]] [[Category:United_States_Repositories]] [[Category:San_Diego_County,_California]] [[Category:California]] [[Category:Tracing_LDS_Ancestors]]
 
[[Category:California_Family_History_Centers]] [[Category:Regional_Family_History_Centers]] [[Category:United_States_Repositories]] [[Category:San_Diego_County,_California]] [[Category:California]] [[Category:Tracing_LDS_Ancestors]]

Revision as of 22:21, 16 January 2012


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



4195 Camino Del Rio South,

San Diego, CA 92108
619-584-7668 Email: ca_sandiego@ldsmail.com
Director, R. Edwin Jones

Home
Map/Directions
Hours and Holidays
Center Resources
Research Collection

 

Youth Program Assistance
Neighboring Collections
Latter-day Saint Collections


Links

Sd chart.jpg
Getting Started
SDFHC Class Schedule.jpg
Class Schedules
SDFHC Websites.jpg
Websites
Sd log.jpg
Introduction to Research
Sd computer1.png
Computer Training Courses
Sd form.jpg
Forms and Aid
SDFHC Research help.jpg
Research Help
SDFHC What to bring.jpg
What to Bring to the Center
Sd film.jpg
Order Microfilm/Fiche


Hours and Holidays


Tuesday, Friday and Saturday 10a.m. to 3 p.m.
Wednesday and Thursday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
CLOSED Sunday and Monday
Closed holidays in 2012: April 7 , July 4, October 6
November 22-26, December 22, 2012 to January 3, 2013.

Directions

In San Diego at 4195 Camino Del Rio South on the east side
of the building with ample free parking. We are located across
the street from the Penske Truck Rental Center.


For Google map, click here
GPS location: 32.777407,-117.103357


Buses: For San Diego MTS public transport Route 18, click here.
The bus stop is at 4141 Camino Del Rio South, about 225 feet west of the Church parking lot.

Research Assets


On Site
• 38000 Microfilm roll
• 76000 Microfiche s
• 11,000 books, magazines & Publications
• 420 compac discs (Cds)


SLC FHC Access via on-line ordering system
• 2.4 Million Microfilm rolls
• 742,000 Microfiche


On-site Premium Internet Access
• Ancestral File database of more than 36 million names linked into families.
• International Genealogical Index (IGI) contains approx 600 million names
• IGI Extraction Addendum: More than 125 million names extracted from original birth, death, marriage and christening records worldwide.
• Pedigree Resource Database contains more than 80 million patron submitted names linked into families

Patron Resources

• 36 computers
• 11 Microfilm Readers
• 3 Microfiche Readers
• 2 microfilm/fiche Printers
• 2 Digital Microfilm/fiche Scanners
• 3 Multi-use printers & Copiers
• Orientation Research & Classroom Areas
• Paid Institutional connections to Ancestry.com, Footnote.com plus other premium sites

Youth Program Assistance

Family History Activities for Children: 12-? Curiousity is part of human nature regardless of age. While learning about one's environment and history is accomplished through schooling, discovering one's family heritage can be a fantastic, fun-filled journey made together over time.<br>
See also: Family History Activities for Children: 3-11

Young Women Personal Progress - You are a beloved daughter of Heavenly Father, prepared to come to the earth at this particular time for a sacred and glorious purpose. You have a noble responsibility to use your strength and influence for good. Let us help you acheive your Personal Progress goals.<br>
Faith Value Project: Take a family history class at the Family History Center, and collect stories of your relatives or others who have demonstrated faith. You may also interview family members or others and record their names.<br>
See also: Personal Progress Award.

Duty to God - The LDS Duty to God Certificate Requirements: <br>
Deacon - Family Activities: 4. Keep a written record of your family history. Ask a parent or the ward family history consultant to help you prepare a 4-generation pedigree chart.<br>
Priest - Family Activities: 9. Submit the names of one of your ancestors for temple work or write a 500-word personal history.<br>
See also: Duty to God Award.

BSA - Duty to God requirements for all Scouts.
See also: Duty to God cases.

Boy Scout Merit Badge in Genealogy - We can help you accomplish your BSA goals for this subject. Please prepare carefully and call us for assistance.

Neighboring Collections

Latter-day Saint collections

  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City, LDS history 1830-now: diaries, manuscripts, Church records, photos, oral history, architectural drawings, pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals, maps, microforms, audiovisual material[1]
  • Daughters of Utah Pioneers, SLC, the Museum displays artifacts, and the History Department collects and preserves about 100,000 histories of pioneers who set out for, settled, or were born in Utah by 10 May 1869.[2]
  • Utah State Historical Society, SLC, family histories, photographs, books, manuscript collections, telephone directories, maps, newspapers, yearbooks, and periodicals are available in the Research Center and online.[3]

Sources

  1. "Church History Library and Archives" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints [Internet site] at http://www.lds.org/churchhistory/library (accessed 18 October 2008).
  2. "Pioneer Museum" and "History Department" pages in International Society ~ Daughter of Utah Pioneers [Internet site] at http://www.dupinternational.org/ (accessed 18 October 2008).
  3. "Research Center and Collections" and "Collections Available at the Research Center" in Utah State History [Internet site] at http://history.utah.gov/research_and_collections/index.html (accessed 18 October 2008).