Utah Valley Family History Centers

 This page contains information identifying most of the Family History Centers (FHCs) in Utah County, their location, contact information and eventually an updated list of resources they have available. If the FHC has a web page a link is provided. The FHCs are grouped alphabetically within cities. 

Index of Cities on this page
Alpine,   American Fork,  ElbertaGenolaLehiLindonMapletonOremPaysonPleasant Grove,  ProvoSalemSantaquinSpanish ForkSpringville,
Handicapped Usability Rating from 1(low usability) to 5(very good usablity) stars (*)
(as rated by the center themselves where available)
 

 


Alpine


 

  • North Alpine Stake Family History Center (updated 29 July 2004)
    Address: 1125 East Alpine Blvd.
    Phone: (801) 492-4908
    Hours: Tue,Wed, Thurs 9 am-9pm
    Contact: Nick Lund (Director) 763-1083
    Computers: 7
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 3
    Fiche Readers: 2
    Special Collections: some books
    Special Training/Classes: Yes


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American Fork


 

  • American Fork FHC (updated 29 July 2004)
    Address: 114 East Main Street
    Phone: (801) 763-2014
    Hours: Mon 9am-5pm,Tues 9am-9pm, Wed 9am-5pm, Thurs 9am-5pm, Fri 9am-5pm, Sat Closed, Sun 4:30-7pm 

    Contact: Paul Mecham – (801)362-4872
    Computers: 24
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 6 and one printer
    Fiche Readers: 5
    Special Collections: Some books, microfilm
    Special Training/Classes: Yes Tues, Thurs & Sun
  • Mount Timpanogos FHC (updated Jan 2011)
    Address: 835 North 896 East
    Phone: (801) 763-2093
    Hours: Tues-Thurs 9am-8pm, Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 10am-2pm
    Closed:Closed the last two weeks of December. Closed when the Mt. Timpanogos Temple is closed.
    Contact: 
    Craig Tea (801)-361-3968)
    Computers: 13
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: yes
    Fiche Readers: yes
    Special Collections: Rhode Island Books
    Special Training/Classes:  Yes


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Elberta 


 

  • Elberta FHC (updated Oct 2003)
    Address: 12800 West 15300 South
    Phone: (Church) (801) 667-3210
    Hours: Wed 7-9pm, Tue/Thu by appointment, Sun 11am-3pm
    Contact: Wayne and Colleen Bateman, 667-3282
    Computers: 4
    Microfilm Readers: 1
    Fiche Readers: 1
    Special Collections: acquiring microfilms on Mexico 


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Genola


 

  • Genola FHC (updated Oct 2003)
    Address: 11 North Main
    Phone: (801) 754-3965
    Hours: Mon/Tue/Thu 9am-12pm, Wed 9am-12pm & 5-9pm, Fri/Sat by appt., Sun 9:30am-3:30pm
    Contact: Elaine Johnson, 754-511
    Computers: 3
    Microfilm Readers: 6
    Fiche Readers: 5


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Lehi


 

  • Lehi FHC (updated 29 July 2004)
    Address: 200 North Center Street  (Enter from the west side and go down stairs.)
    Phone: (801) 766-0583
    Hours: Mon & Fri 9am-4pm, Tues-Thurs 9am-8pm, Sat 9am-3pm
    Contact: Tim Rosenlof
    Computers: 6
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers:  6
    Special Collections: 150 microfiche items, 900+ microfilms, various books 


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Lindon


 

  • Lindon FHC (multi-stake) (updated May 2008) www.lindonfhc.com  
    Address:  1050 East 100 North
    Phone: (801) 785-0670
    Hours: Mon 9am – 6pm, Tues-Fri 9am-9pm, Sat 9am-3pm, Sun – Available for groups by request
    Contact: Stephen K. Ehat (Director), email –

    Computers: 18
    Internet Access:  Yes
    Microfilm Readers:  3
    Fiche Readers: 1
    Special Collections:  A few books
    Special Training/Classes:  periodically
    Handicapped Usability: ****


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Mapleton


 

  • Mapleton FHC (updated Oct 2003)
    Address: 1215 North 1000 West
    Phone: (801) 489-2999
    Hours: Tue-Thu 10am-4pm & 7-9pm, Fri 10am-1pm, Sun 4-6pm
    Contact: Ruth Seamons, 489-5482
    Computers: 10
    Microfilm Readers: 3
    Fiche Readers: 5
    Special Collections: Early Membership Records, many census and marriage CDs 


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Orem


 

  • Orem Utah Geneva Heights FHC (3 stakes) (updated Oct 2003)
    Address: 546 North 500 West
    Phone: 222-0201
    Hours: Mon 9am-4pm: Tues/Fri 8am-3pm, 6pm-9pm; Wed/Thurs 8am-9pm; Sat 9am-12:30pm; Sun 6pm-9pm
    Contact: Jerry Gines
    Computers: 7
    Internet Access:  
    Microfilm Readers: 4
    Fiche Readers: 2
  • Orem Utah Lakeridge FHC (6 stakes) (updated 5 Aug 2004)
    Address: 450 South 100 West
    Phone: (801) 222-0497
    Hours: Mon/Fri/Sat 10am-4:30pm, Tue-Thu 10am-9:30pm, Sun 4-6pm
    Contact: Zane Taylor, Noel Swain
    Computers: 7
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 2
    Fiche Readers: 3
    Special Collections: 40-50 films on indefinite loan
    Special Training/Classes: 7-9pm Thursdays
    Handicapped Usability: *****
  • Orem Utah Park/Suncrest FHC (2 Stakes) (updated 5 Aug 2004)
    Address:50 South 750 West
    Phone: (801) 226-4481 or 225-8968
    Hours: Mon 10am-4pm, Tue/Wed 10am-9pm, Thu 10am-4pm Fri/Sat 10am-2pm
    closed all school holidays and two weeks at Christmas and New Years and BYU Education Week
    Contact: Larry Christensen, 235-1680
    Computers: 10
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 2
    Fiche Readers: 2
    Special Collections: 7 Volume Nauvoo Set
    Special Training/Classes: Yes, Call for schedule
    Handicapped Usability: ****
  • Orem Utah Sharon Park FHC (4 stakes) (updated 5 Aug 2004)
    Address: 85 East 700 North
    Phone: (801) 222-0319
    Hours: Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 10am-3:30pm, Tue/Wed/Thu 6:30-8:30pm, Sun 3-7:30pm
    Contact: Val Buxton, 225-8534
    Computers: 5
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 2
    Fiche Readers: 3
    Special Collections: : large collection of books, family histories, census books for Britain and United States Automated Archives CDs of Vital Records, Pedigree Resource Files, Mormon Immigration Index and Western Europe Vital Records Index.
    Handicapped Usability: *****
  • Orem Utah Sunset Heights FHC (3 stakes: Lakeview, Cherry Hill, Sunset Heights) (updated 20 Sep 2005)
    Address: 1260 South 400 West
    Phone: (801) 222-0455
    Hours: Mon-Fri, 10am-4pm; Tue 7-9pm; Wed-Fri 6-9pm; Sat. 10am-1pm
    Contact: Marilyn Thomsen, 801-787-8086
    Computers: 8
    Microfilm Readers: 
    2
    Special Collections: Flatbed scanners, scanning software, photo-editing software, wireless access point, memory card reader, Pedigree Resource File discs, Nauvoo DataBank, AniMap, Family Tree Magazine Subscription, Paf Insight and Paf everything else, Legacy 6 & 7, AncestralQuest, RootsMagic, FamilySearch Indexing, Vital Records Indexes, many books, films and fiche, PowerPoint Lessons, genealogy website subscriptions, etc.
    Handicapped Usability: *****
    Email:  ut_oremsunsetheights@ldsmail.net
  • Orem Utah Sunset Heights FHC (3 stakes: Lakeview, Cherry Hill, Sunset Heights)
    Address: 1260 South 400 West
    Phone: (801) 222-0455
    Hours: Mon-Fri, 10am-4pm; Tue 7-9pm; Wed-Fri 6-9pm; Sat. 10am-1pm
    Contact: Ellen Halladay, 224-4155
    Computers: 8
    Microfilm Readers: 2
    Handicapped Usability: ****
    Email:  ut_oremsunsetheights@ldsmail.net
  • Utah South Area Family History Training Center (updated 11 Jan 2010)
    Address: 
    1075 South Geneva Road 
    Phone: (801) 356-9114
    Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
    Contact: Jay Grant 374-2283 BlueJayw@aol.com
    Computers: 24
    Internet Access: Yes
    Special Collections: Automated Archives
    Special Training/Classes: Yes, see website
    Handicapped Usability: *****


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Payson


 

  • Payson FHC (update 5 Aug 2004)
    Address: 590 South Main
    Phone: (801)
    Hours: Mon/Tues 9am-3pm, Wed 9am-6pm, Thurs 9am-8pm, Friday 9am-12pm, Sun by appointment
    Contact: Jane Johnson
    Computers: 9
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 14
    Fiche Readers: 2
    Handicapped Usability: *


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Pleasant Grove


 

  • (updated 29 July 2004)
    Address: 1176 North 730 East
    Phone: (801) 785-7575
    Hours: Tues-Fri 9am-12 pm, 6-9pm,  Sun 5-9pm
  • (updated 29 July 2004)
    Address: 1250 East 200 South
    Phone: (801) 796-4515
    Hours: Mon 9am-5pm, Tues-Fri 9am-9 pm,  Sat 9am-5pm
    Contact: JoAnn Gourley (Director)
    Computers: 9
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 2
    Fiche Readers: 2
    Special Collections: Some books, videos
    Special Training/Classes: Yes
    Handicapped Usability: ***


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Provo


 

  • BYU 18th Stake FHC (updated Oct 2003)
    Address: 945 East 700 North
    Phone: 801-370-6899
    Hours: Sun 7-9am & 3:30-9pm; Tues/Thurs 7-9pm; Wed 5-9pm; Sat 2-6pm.
    Contact: Jerry and Rebecca Masterson 374-0994 ut_byu18@ldsmail.net
    Computers: 5
    Microfilm Readers: 1
    Fiche Readers: 1
  • BYU Family History Library
    http://www.lib.byu.edu/fslab/index.html(updated Oct 2006)
    Address: Harold B. Lee Library at BYU
    Phone: (801) 422-6200
    Hours: See website
    Contact: James Gilson, 422-3766
    Computers: 42
    Internet Access: Yes
    Web Subscriptions: Ancestry.com, Heritage Quest
    Microfilm Readers: 42
    Fiche Readers: 5
    Film/Fiche Copiers/Scanners: 17
    Special Collections: 2 million microfiche; 200,000 films; 3 million books; many CDs
    Special Training/Classes: 2nd and 4th Sundays –see website
    Handicapped Usability: *****
  • Provo Utah Bonneville FHC (updated 29 July 2004)
    Address: 85 South. 900 East
    Phone: (801) 370-6674
    Hours: Sun 6-8pm; Tues 6-8pm; Wed 11am-1pm, 6-8pm; Thu 7-9pm; or by appt.
    Contact: Renee Murdock 375-6851
    Computers: 6
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 2 (1 film/fiche printer)
    Fiche Readers: 1
    Special Collections: Australia Vital Records, British Isle Census 1851, 1881,
    US Vital Records
    Special Training/Classes: Leadership Class, Consultant Training
    Handicapped Usability: *****
  • Provo Utah North Park/Central Stakes FHC  (updated 29 July 2004)
    Address: 263 North 800 West
    Phone: (801) 356-0669
    Hours: Tues 1-4pm, 6-9pm; Wed & Thurs 6-9pm; Sat 10am-2pm; Sun 2-6pm
    Contact: Marva Ellis,  Marie Andersen
    Computers: 9
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 8
    Fiche Readers: 2
    Special Collections: Red Book, Pedigree Research File,
    Some permanent Hispanic research aids/maps/etc
    Handicapped Usability: *****
  • Provo Utah East FHC (3 Stakes) (updated 5 Aug 2004)
    Address: 667 North 600 East
    Phone: (801) 370-6713
    Hours: Tue/Wed 10am-4pm & 6-9pm, Thu 10am-4pm & 6-9pm, Sun 4-6pm
    Contact: Donna Bird 375-3146
    Computers: 5
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 1
    Fiche Readers: 1
    Special Collections: Pedigree Resource File
    Handicapped Usability: ***
  • Provo Utah Edgemont North FHC(updated 29 July 2004)
    Address:  4300 North Canyon Rd
    Phone: (801) 222-3108
    Hours: Mon 12pm-5pm; Tues 9am-12pm; Thurs 7pm-9pm
    Contact: 
    Computers:  5
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 2
    Fiche Readers: 2
    Special Collections: Red Book – Handy Atlas
    Special Training/Classes: Sunday School Classes, Relief Society, Family History groups 

  • Provo Utah Grandview East (updated Jan 2010)
    Address: 1080 North 850 West
    Phone: 801-370-6754
    Hours: Tues/Thurs 10am – 9pm, Sat 9am – 12pm.
    Closed the months of July and December
    Contact:Janice Faulconer – janice.faulconer@byu.net
    Computers: 15
    Microfilm Readers: 3
    Fiche Readers: 1
  • Provo Utah South Hispanic FHC(updated 29 July 2004)
    Address: 263 North 800 West
    Phone: (801) 356-0669
    Hours: Tue 1-4pm, 6-9pm; Wed/Thu 6-9pm; Sun 5-9pm
    Director: Samuel M. Blackham
    Computers: 9
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 8
    Fiche Readers: 2
    Special Collections: Red Book, Pedigree Research File,
    Some permanent Hispanic research aids/maps/etc
    Handicapped Usability: *****
  • Provo Utah South FHC (updated 5 Aug 2004)
    Address: 835 South 500 West
    Phone: (801) 356-3668
    Hours: Tues 7-9pm, Wed 1-8pm, Thurs 7-9pm, Sat 8-4
    Contact: Natosha Perkins 373-4141
    Computers: 8
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 3
    Fiche Readers: 2 + Film/Fiche printer
    Special Collections: All LDS Church CD collections, LDS Family History Suite 2, PERSI, Major finding aids including AniMap, TheSource, Redbood, Handybook, Complete Pedigree Research File and a growing permanent collection of film for Mexico and France
    Handicapped Usability: *****
  • Provo Utah Sunset FHC (updated 5 Aug 2004)
    Address: 1402 South 570 West (approach from 1450 South 680 West)
    Phone: (801) 370-6844
    Hours: Tue 9am-12pm, Wed 9am-12pm & 6-8pm, Thu 9am-12pm & 6-8pm, Sun 9-11am & 12-8pm
    Contact: Cindy Hansen, 374-9585; Mary Hansen, 375-9585
    Computers: 4
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 4
    Fiche Readers: 2
    Special Collections: South Sea Island Microfilm on indefinite loan, Tongan research books
    Handicapped Usability: ***

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Salem


 

  • Salem FHC (updated 5 Aug 2004)
    Address: 695 South 300 West
    Phone: (801) 423-9160
    Hours: Tue-Thurs 9am-3pm & 7pm-9pm, Fri 9am-3pm, Sun 6pm-9pm
    Contact: Deborah Glenn  423-1202
    Computers: 8
    Internet Access: Yes
    Web Subscriptions: MyTrees.com
    Microfilm Readers: 5
    Fiche Readers: 2
    Handicapped Usability: *****


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Santaquin


 

  • Santaquin FHC (updated Aug 2010)
    Address: 45 South 500 West
    Phone: (801) 754-3722
    Hours: Mon  9am-12pm, Tues 9am-12pm,  6:30pm-9pm, Wed  9am-12pm,  6:30pm – 9:00pm
    Thurs & Fri 9am – 12pm


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Spanish Fork


 

  • Spanish Fork FHC (updated 5 Aug 2004)
    Address: 420 South Main Street
    Phone: (801)798-5535
    Hours: Mon 9am-6pm, Tue/Wed/Thu 9am-9pm, Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 10am-1pm, Sun 4-7pm
    Contact: Tom Richardson, 798-9189
    Computers:12 (with additional computers for training)
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 12
    Fiche Readers: 6
    Special Collections: Best on Icelandic Research, lots of local books, family histories and 500-600 books on research. Have Animap on computer.
    Special Training/Classes: Training is regulary scheduled on a variety of topics.
    Handicapped Usability: ****
    Note:
    Can help people retreive data on old floppies, ones received from relatives, etc., that work on old computers, etc., or that they don’t know what is there or in what form. 


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Springville


 

  • Springville Utah FHC  (updated 5 Aug 2004)
    Address: 415 South 200 East
    Phone: (801) 489-2956
    Hours: Tue-Fri 1-9pm, Sun 5-9pm
    Contact: Carl Johnson 489-5928
    Computers: 9
    Internet Access: Yes
    Microfilm Readers: 12
    Fiche Readers: 4
    Special Collections: Icelandic Census
    Special Training/Classes: Training every Thursday night 7-8pm, Saturday mornings
    Handicapped Usability: none


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