Barron Wisconsin 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.


Center Contact and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map: Location Map

Address: 644 6th St Barron, WI 54812-1816

  • This is not a mailing address. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries. Family History Center entrance is located at the Northwest door of the church building. Ring bell for entrance to the Family History Center.

Phone: 715-537-3679

E-mail: WI_Barron@familyhistorymail.org or mgd5579@hotmail.com

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 1:00pm-5:00pm
  • Wednesday: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • By appointment E-mail Gloria Dobberfuhl, mgd5579@hotmail.com, 715-637-5579
  • Closed temporarily due to coronavirus. Notice will be given when the Center reopens.

Call in case of inclement weather

Closed:

  • Christmas
  • Currently closed due to coronavirus. Notice will be given when the Center reopens.

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • Family History Center Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to 15 premium family history websites, such as Ancestry.com and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • 2 microfiche/microfilm readers, 1 printer, 3 computers

Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

Blue Hills Genealogical Society, 410 E. LaSalle Ave., Suite C, Barron, WI 54812

Barron County Register of Deeds
Room 2500 330 E. LaSalle Avenue
Barron, WI 54812

Phone: 715-537-6211 Fax: 715-537-6817

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