Sparta New Jersey 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]

  • Language: English
  • Address: 95 Pinkneyville Road, Sparta, NJ 07871
  • Entrance is off of the parking lot. Ring bell if doors are locked. Enter through the doors and turn left to our center.
  • Phone: 973-579-1188 or 973-271-4979
  • E-mail:
  • Open Hours:
  • Tuesdays: 7:00-9:00 PM
  • Sundays: 12:00-1:00 PM
  • Or call 973-271-4979 for an appointment
  • Closings: Closed on all major holidays and also for inclement weather. Call 973-271-4979 if there is a question about closings.

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]

  • Family History Center 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]

  • Currently we have 5 FamilySearch Portal Computers and 1 Lexmark Printer/Scanner.

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

Sussex County, New Jersey has many active Historical Societies. Stop in to connect with them.

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]

Please call us if you would like to volunteer your time and help others with their family research. We are always looking for knowledgeable volunteers.