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Corvallis Oregon 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.


The Corvallis Family History Center serves the Corvallis and Philomath Oregon communities.

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Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:

Address:

  • 4141 NW Harrison Blvd., Corvallis, Oregon 97330
  • The Family History can be found in the northwest corner of the building. There is handicap and standard parking available.
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • Our new cell number is 541-368-8521 where you can leave a message if not during open times

E-mail:

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 9:00 am-4:00 pm and 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00 am-4:00 pm and 7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Closed major holidays.

2019 closures:

November 26-28

December 23-31

2020 closures:

January 1

March 22- 28

July 20-31

August 1-10

November 24-26

December 8-10

December 21-31


Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Upcoming Events[edit | edit source]

June 1 2019 Family Roots Adventure Conference and Family Discovery Day was a great success. We will post the 2020 conference here when ready. Look forward to April 2020 Corvallis Family History Conference.

April 24 - 6-8 pm - Family Roots Adventure Discovery Day - "On a Wing and a Prayer"

April 25 - 8:30 am - 3:30 pm - Family Roots Adventure Family History Conference - "Finding your Roots"

Facebook Family Roots Adventure

Family Roots Adventure Website

October 2020 - Indexing month

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

2020:

January 23 - 7 pm - Merging Duplicates in Family Tree

February 27 - 7 pm - Using FamilySearch Wiki

March 19 - 7 pm - Submitting and Sharing Temple Names

April 30 - 7 pm - What's up with DNA Testing?

May 28 - 7 pm - Fun with Family Tree

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]

Staff meetings are held the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm at the Corvallis Stake Family History Center

Corvallis Family History Center Calendar[edit | edit source]

FHC Calendar


Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Corvallis Family History Center list of in house Microfilms and Microfiche: Corvallis Microfilms-Fiche

How To Handouts

Youth Handouts

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

Computers, microfilm and microfiche readers, printers, copier and scanner, and we have a family room for the whole family to use.


Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Areas Language Genealogy Areas Language Genealogy
Germany Daniel Froelich, Dan Rogers Daniel Froelich, Dan Rogers USA All All
France Dan Rogers Susan George Jewish Daniel Froelich, Jeanne Gold Daniel Froelich, Jeanne Gold
Italy Beth Castellano Beth Castellano Ancestry Susan George
Hungary Daniel Froelich Ship Immigration Daniel Froelich
Russian Germans Dan Rogers Laura Templeman Microfilms Kathryn Moss, Dan Rogers
Great Britain UK Kathryn Moss
Scotland Gary Templeman
Finland Susan George
Sweden Jackie Myrold Jackie Myrold
Korean Dan Rogers

Resources in the Local Area Corvallis Family History Center Staff Consultants:[edit | edit source]

Consultant Staff Calendar

Tuesdays Wednesdays
Kathryn Moss - email Allen Emang - email
Daniel Froehlich - email Phyllis Ross - email
Michelle Eastman - email Susan George- email
Beth Castellano - email Jeanne Gold - email
Fran Douglas - email Diane Mayne - email
Daniel Rogers - email Laura Dalton - email
Mickey Herrin - email Laura Templeman - email
Jackie Myrold - email Gary Templeman - email
Alison Heninger - email

Links[edit | edit source]

  • FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!: A comprehensive video presentation explaining the Wiki, navigating it, and some especially useful pages. Case studies demonstrate using the Wiki for genealogical research. Editing and adding articles to the Wiki are covered.

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Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

We are currently looking for volunteers for Tuesday morning and afternoon If you would like to volunteer at the center, let us know by emailing: or_corvallis@ldsmail.net.


Corvallis Stake Temple and Family History Newsletters[edit | edit source]

Corvallis Stake Temple and Family History Newsletters
2017 2018 2019

July 2017
August 2017
September 2017
October 2017
November 2017
December 2017

January 2018
February 2018
March 2018
April 2018
May 2018
June 2018
July 2018
August 2018
September 2018
October 2018
November 2018
December 2018

January 2019
February 2019
March 2019
April 2019
May 2019
June-July 2019
August-September 2019
November 2019
December 2019

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