Clearfield Utah 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.

The Clearfield Utah Family History Center serves the following cities: Clearfield, Syracuse, West Point, Sunset, and Clinton.


Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:


  • 935 South State Street, Clearfield, UT 84015
  • Enter by the Northeast (back) side of building.

Phone: 801-774-2188 (answered only during open hours)


FHC Director: 

  • David L. Morse Sr. - 801-773-9115

Open Hours:

  • Monday: 9am-1pm
  • Tue: 10am-2pm; 6-9pm
  • Wed: 10am-2pm; 6-9pm
  • Thurs: 10am-2pm; 6-9pm
  • Friday: 9:00am-1pm
  • Saturday: On the first Saturday of each month, the Center
  •                    will be open from 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM unless it
  •                    is closed for a regularly scheduled holiday.

Holiday Schedule: 

Closed for the following days in 2016:

    New Years                   (1-2 Jan)

    Cleaning/Maintenance   (26 Jan)

     Roots Tech                 (6 Feb)

     President's Day           (15 Feb)

     General Conference     (02 Apr)

     Memorial Day             (30 May)

     Independence Day      (02-04 Jul)

     Labor Day                  (03-05 Sep)

     General Conference     (01 Oct)

     Veteran's Day             (11 Nov)

     Thanksgiving              (23-25 Nov)

     Christmas                  (19-23 Dec)

     New Years                (26-30 Dec)

Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Upcoming Events[edit | edit source]

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

The following classes will be held at the Clearfield Family History Center at the dates and times indicated. Seating is limited so registration is necessary; register by calling the Center at 801-774-2188 during regular Center operating hours (see above for schedule).

 DAY    DATE         TIME           CLASS  SUBJECT                           INSTRUCTOR 


                              F   E   B   R   U   A   R   Y        2   0   1   6

Tue     02 Feb   2:00 PM    English Begining Indexing                         Preece

Tue     09 Feb   2:00 PM    Spanish Indexing for English Speakers      Preece

Thu     11 Feb   2:00 PM    Native American Research                       Smith

Tue    16 Feb   2:00 PM    Finding Family File Names in America       Preece

Wed   17 Feb  2:00 PM   Family Search Messaging and                   Archibald

                                     Online Collaboration

Thu    18 Feb  2:00 PM    Fun With Family Tree                               Stangers

Tue    23 Feb  2:00 PM    TBA                                                       Cragun

Thu    25 Feb  2:00 PM   Ancestral Quest                                        Smith

    •   Additional classes will be listed as they are scheduled.

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • The center has some books, fiche, and microfilm available on indefinite loan.

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • FHC 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. Including,, Footnote, HeritageQuest, (formerly New England Historic Genealogical Society), World Vital Records, Godfrey Memorial Library and many other sites.

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • This center has computers, microfilm readers, fiche reader, printers, etc.

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

           For help with research on Native Americans contact Margaret Smith at 801-525-6885.

           For help with research in Sweden or Denmark or Norway

                                                  contact Taren Tyler at 385-239-9125.

           For help with research in Sweden  contact Kevin Capson at 801-825-2031.

          NO nursery services are provided by the Center.


Resources in the Local Area
[edit | edit source]

Links[edit | edit source]

Volunteer at the Center                  [edit | edit source]

We are looking for volunteers to work shifts throughout the week.   All consultants are asked to volunteer one shift, if possible.