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Salem Oregon Family History Center

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


Center Contacts and HoursEdit

Location Map:


  • 4550 Lone Oak SE, Salem OR 97302 United States
  • Language:English


  • 1-503-990-8329



Open Hours:

  • Tuesday:9:00:am-6:00pm
  • Wednesday:Groups by appointment
  • Thursday:9:00am-8:00pm
  • Saturday:10am-1:00pm

Closed the following days so our Staff can spend quality time with their families

First Weekend of April-Saturday and Sunday

Mothers' Day-9 May 2016

Fathers Day-19 June 2016

Weekend of July 4th-2-4 July 2016

Weekend of Labor Day-3-5 September

First Weekend of October-Saturday and Sunday

Thanksgiving weekend-24th-27th

Winter Break December 18th-31st

Calendar and EventsEdit

Center ResourcesEdit


  • This location may contain various microfilms and fiche from the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.

Databases and SoftwareEdit

  • Premium Family History Websites available
  • FREE assistance from trained center staff

Hardware and EquipmentEdit

13 patron computers

1 microfilm reader/printer

2 microfilm readers

a microfiche reader

1 scanner

2 printers

Internet access

Center ServicesEdit

Family History Centers provide one on one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites.

Staff Research SpecialtiesEdit

Resources in the Local AreaEdit

Salem Oregon East Family History Center 862 45th Ave NE, Salem, OR



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Volunteer at the CenterEdit

The Salem Family History Center is training new volunteers to work in our center. We need people like you to donate your time and experience. If you are interested in working one or more 3-hour shifts each month please email or call Becky at (503) 551-9522Edit

Family History Center Hours

Sunday 4pm-7pm; Tuesday 9am-9pm; Thursday 9am-9pm; Saturday 10am-1pm