Berwick Pennsylvania 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 Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:


  • 7368 Schoolhouse Road, Berwick PA 18603, United States
  • Entrance is on the right side of the building as you enter from the road.
  • This is a very small center. Our main use is viewing microfilm obtained from The Family History Library's [Salt Lake] vast collection of microfilmed records from all over the world We do have on indefinate loan some microfilm of courthouse records of Luzerne and Columbia Counties, Pennsylvania such as early wills and death records.
  • Language:English


  • 1-570-759-1637



Open Hours:

  • Tuesday:6:00pm-9:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed all major holidays:

Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Upcoming Events[edit | edit source]

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • 2 microfilm readers [do not print]
  • 1 microfiche reader
  • 2 computers

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Resources in the Local Area
[edit | edit source]

Columbia County Historical and Genealogical Society [check out their web page] located at 225 Market St,  Bloomsburg PA 17815

Berwick Historical Society [recently moved and reorganizing their collection] P O  Box 301, Berwick PA 18603. They are newly relocated to The Carriage House Museum and Library at the rear of the Jackson Mansion on Market St., Berwick, PA

Links[edit | edit source]

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Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]