Yuma Arizona 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.

Visit The Yuma Family History Center and learn how to access millions of genealogical records from all over the world using on - site resources. The Yuma Family History Center has a large collection of extended loan films. We also have multiple books about many countries and all states,  a collection of immigration books,Native American records, and historical records of Arizona and Yuma County.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: 4300 West 16th Street, Yuma, Arizona 85364
  • The Yuma Family History Center  is located on 16th Steet, just west of Avenue C. The center occupies two rooms at the rear of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. For your convenience, park on the north side of the church and ring the bell at the northwest entrance of the church.
  • Location on Map

Phone:  (928)  782- 6364

E-mail: ldsfhcyuma@adelphia.net

Open Hours:
Summer Hours:  April through October

Tuesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm & 6:30 - 9:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm & 6:30 - 9:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Winter Hours:  November through March

Tuesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm & 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm & 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday: 9;00 am - 1;00 pm
Satuday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Closed Sunday and Monday
Closed for the full month of August

Holiday Schedule:  Holiday Closures - Please call for information to verify hours during holidays.

  • For further dates, times and events visit wiki.familysearch.org using key word "Yuma Family History Center".

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

Collections

  Basic Reference Materials:

            Genealogical Guidebooks

            Foreign Language Dictionaries

            Maps and Gazetteers

            State and Country Research Guides 

  • 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


Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Our Center is staffed by volunteers who understand the basic principles of family history research.

They can guide you in using the Family History Center's  resources and equipment and can suggest

local libraries, archives, and societies that also provide genealogical and historical information.


Resources in the Local Area

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Links

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Volunteer at the Center

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