Texarkana-New Boston Texas 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:

Address:

  • 3701 Moores Ln TexarkanaTX 75503 United States
  • Parking closest to Center entrance is on the south-east corner of the building.
  • Use the doorbell at the south-east corner door.
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • FHC: 1-903-831-5225

Email:

  • TX_TexarkanaNewBoston@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours:

  • Thursday:1:00pm-5:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed week of Christmas

Closed when severe weather is present



Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Upcoming Events[edit | edit source]

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]

  • Last Thursday every month 2 pm

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]

  • 2 Computers with access to the FHC Portal and the free premium family history websites.  Also have 2 microfilm readers and 2 microfiche readers.  We have microfilm and microfiche and numerous books, periodicals and maps.  You can save data using USB Flash Drive or print with our printer.

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

  • Resources for German and Spanish translation and research.

Sources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

  • Texarkana Genealogical Society
  • Texarkana Historical Society
  • Texarkana Public Library
  • Southwest Regional Archives located at Old Washington Arkansas
  • Little River Genealogical Society, Ashdown AR
  • New Boston TX Genealogical Society

Links[edit | edit source]

  • FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!: 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]

Contact the FHC for information if interested in volunteering.