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{{FHCpage|location=New Jersey}} [[Image:Morristown NJ Stake Center.JPG|right|300px|Morristown NJ Stake Center (location of our Family History Center)]]
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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
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[[Image:Morristown NJ Stake Center.JPG|right|300px|Morristown NJ Stake Center (location of our Family History Center)]]
  
'''Location Map:'''
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===Center Contacts and Hours===
  
*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=40.767818,-74.485009&hl=en&ll=40.767818,-74.485009&spn=0.008386,0.021565&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=35.90509,54.84375&vpsrc=6&t=m&z=16 Map of our location.]
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'''Location Map:''' [https://www.google.com/maps/place/283+James+St,+Morristown,+NJ+07960/@40.7677677,-74.4870632,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x89c3a412fd46aa27:0xd67e8219ca4f9dcf!8m2!3d40.7677677!4d-74.4848691?hl=en Map of our location.]
  
'''Address:'''  
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'''Address:''' 283 James St., Morris Township, NJ 07960
  
*283 James St., Morris Township, NJ (use ''Morristown'' for your GPS) United States.  (This is ''not ''a mailing address.)  
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*(use ''Morristown'' for your GPS) United States. (This is ''not ''a mailing address.)
 
*From the parking lot, our entrance is located at the northwest double-doors of the church.
 
*From the parking lot, our entrance is located at the northwest double-doors of the church.
  
'''Language''':  English  
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'''Language''': English  
  
'''Phone:'''  
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*'''Phone: ''' '''973-539-5362 '''(Please call during our open hours, below.)
  
*'''1-973-539-5362  (Please call during our open hours, below.)'''
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'''E-mail: ''' NJ_Morristown@familyhistorymail.org
  
'''E-mail:'''  
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'''Open Hours: CLOSED INDEFINITELY DUE TO CORONAVIRUS!'''  
  
*NJ_Morristown@ldsmail.net
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*'''Wednesdays: '''10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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*'''Saturdays: '''9:00 am - 12:00 noon (open '''''by appointment only'''''); <u>NO</u> appointments during July &amp; August.
  
'''Open Hours:'''  
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'''Holiday Schedule '''(for the detailed schedule click ''[https://classic.lds.org/maps/#ll=40.767704,-74.48458&z=18&m=google.road&tools=help&q=morristown&#x20;New&#x20;Jersey&find=familysearchcenter:3336743 here])''''':'''  
  
*'''Wednesdays: &nbsp;'''10:00am - 6:00pm
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*Closed Labor Day weekend
*'''Saturdays: &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; '''9:00am - 12:00 noon (open ''only ''on the 1st &amp; 3rd Saturdays)
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*Closed Thanksgiving Day week
 
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*Closed for the last two weeks of December
'''Holiday Schedule:'''
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*We are also closed for bad weather. Please call before visiting.
 
 
*'''Closed Memorial Day weekend'''
 
*'''Closed July 4th'''
 
*'''Closed Labor Day weekend'''
 
*'''Closed Thanksgiving Day week'''
 
*'''Closed for the last two weeks of December'''
 
*'''We are also closed for bad weather. Please call before visiting.'''<br>
 
  
 
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=== Center Resources ===
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===Center Resources===
  
==== Collections ====
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====Collections====
  
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''FamilySearch Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog, as long as the items are not ''restricted ''or otherwise not available for circulation to a Family History Center.
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/catalog-search '''FamilySearch Catalog''']
:*We also have 550+ microfilms and 1700+ sets of microfiche on indefinite loan.
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:*We also have about 70 microfilms (which have not yet been digitized) and 1700+ sets of microfiche on indefinite loan.
  
==== Databases and Software ====
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====Databases and Software====
  
:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' The center has access to the Family History Center Portal. It provides free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. For example, a patron may use ''Ancestry.com'', ''Find My Past'', ''Fold3.com'' (''Footnote''), ''Godfrey Memorial Library'', ''Heritage Quest'', ''World Vital Records,'' etc.
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:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' The center has access to the Family History Center Portal. It provides free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. For example, patrons have free access to  ''Ancestry.com'', ''Find My Past'', ''Fold3.com'', ''Godfrey Memorial Library'', ''Heritage Quest'', ''World Vital Records,'' etc.
  
==== Hardware and Equipment ====
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====Hardware and Equipment====
  
:*We have six computers with Internet access.  
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:*We have six computers with Internet access.
:*We also have a digital imaging system for printing copies of film or fiche images (or saving images to a flashdrive).  
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:*We also have a '''Canon '''digital imaging system for printing copies of film or fiche images (or saving images to a flashdrive).
:*We have two network printers and a copier.
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:*We have a network printer, which is also a document scanner/copier.
  
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area ===
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===Resources in the Local Area===
  
:*[http://www.jfpl.org/NJHistoryHome.cfm ''North Jersey History &amp; Genealogy Center'']
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:*''[https://mmtlibrary.org/nj-history-genealogy/ North Jersey History &amp; Genealogy Center]''  
::which is part of:  
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:*:which is part of:
::[http://www.jfpl.org/ The Morristown &amp; Morris Township Library]  
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:*:[http://www.jfpl.org/ The Morristown &amp; Morris Township Library]
::1 Miller Road  
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:*:1 Miller Road
::Morristown, NJ 07960  
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:*:Morristown, NJ 07960
::973-538-6161
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:*:973-538-6161
  
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:*[https://mclib.info/reference/local-history-genealogy/ Morris County Library]
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:*:30 East Hanover Ave.
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:*:Whippany, NJ 07981
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:*:973-285-6930
  
:*[http://www.mclib.info/compass.html Morris County Library]
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:*[https://mags-public.weebly.com/ Morris Area Genealogy Society]
::30 East Hanover Ave.
 
::Whippany, NJ 07981
 
::973-285-6930
 
 
 
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:*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~njmags/ Morris Area Genealogy Society]
 
  
 
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=== Links ===
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===Links===
 
 
:*[[Morris County, New Jersey|Morris County, New Jersey wiki]]
 
:*[[New Jersey|New Jersey wiki]]
 
  
{{FHC-expand}}
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:*[[Morris County, New Jersey Genealogy|Morris County, New Jersey wiki]]
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:*[[New Jersey Genealogy|New Jersey wiki]]

Latest revision as of 21:11, 27 June 2021

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Morristown NJ Stake Center (location of our Family History Center)

Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map: Map of our location.

Address: 283 James St., Morris Township, NJ 07960

  • (use Morristown for your GPS) United States. (This is not a mailing address.)
  • From the parking lot, our entrance is located at the northwest double-doors of the church.

Language: English

  • Phone: 973-539-5362 (Please call during our open hours, below.)

E-mail: NJ_Morristown@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours: CLOSED INDEFINITELY DUE TO CORONAVIRUS!

  • Wednesdays: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Saturdays: 9:00 am - 12:00 noon (open by appointment only); NO appointments during July & August.

Holiday Schedule (for the detailed schedule click here):

  • Closed Labor Day weekend
  • Closed Thanksgiving Day week
  • Closed for the last two weeks of December
  • We are also closed for bad weather. Please call before visiting.

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

  • FamilySearch Catalog
  • We also have about 70 microfilms (which have not yet been digitized) and 1700+ sets of microfiche on indefinite loan.

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • FHC Portal The center has access to the Family History Center Portal. It provides free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. For example, patrons have free access to Ancestry.com, Find My Past, Fold3.com, Godfrey Memorial Library, Heritage Quest, World Vital Records, etc.

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • We have six computers with Internet access.
  • We also have a Canon digital imaging system for printing copies of film or fiche images (or saving images to a flashdrive).
  • We have a network printer, which is also a document scanner/copier.

Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]


Links[edit | edit source]