Grants Pass Oregon Family History Center

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Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location & Map:

  • Address: 1969 Williams Highway, Grants Pass, Oregon
  • Entrance to the Family History Center is on the Harbeck side of the building. There is a security system with a phone pickup to the center. A staff member will open the door for you.
  • Location on Map

Phone: 541-476-1926


Open Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Wednesday 8:30 am - 8:30 pm, Friday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Holiday Schedule:

August open  hours: Tuesday - Friday 12:30 - 4:30 PM, closed County Fair Week August 13-16.

Calendar and Events

Staff Training Meetings (staff only)
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4th Tuesday of each month except August and December from 4:00-5:30 PM

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Family History Library Catalog We have direct digital access to many collections and resources that formerly were available only by mail or personal visits.

  • Additional collections we have will be listed in June 2013.)

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. Hardware and Equipment
  • Our center has 10 computers with printers and a copy machine. There are four microfilm readers and one microfiche reader.
  • Center Services include free individual personal assistance.

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

(specialty listing to be listed by June 2013)

Resources in the Local Area
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The Grants Pass Historical Society is an active group of people dedicated to helping others find their family history. They hold monthly meetings with speakers who share various topics of genealogical interest. Their meetings are the second Tuesday of the month and are held in the LDS Church located in the same building as the Grants Pass Family History Center.

The Josephine County Museum has a large collection of information regarding the local area. They also sell local history books.


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Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

(Information about the volunteers coming June 2013)