Salem 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.


Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

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 Events[edit | edit source]

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

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

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

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

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

13 patron computers

1 microfilm reader/printer

2 microfilm readers

a microfiche reader

1 scanner

2 printers

Internet access

Center Services[edit | edit source]

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

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

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


Links[edit | edit source]

  • Using the FamilySearch Research Wiki: 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.

Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

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) 551-9522[edit | edit source]

Family History Center Hours

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