Orange County FamilySearch Library

Welcome to the Orange County FamilySearch Library! We are an extension of the world famous Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah and one of 15 such regional genealogy libraries located throughout the western United States.
Why come to our library? We have thousands of films, books, classes and other resources you cannot get at home, as well as free access to many premium genealogy websites. Plus we have friendly staff to answer questions!
Our annual Orange County Family History Fair is a fun and informative event where you can learn from some of the top people in the genealogical world. This event draws several hundred participants every year. Our instructors have presented at regional, national and international genealogical events—these are same caliber of class you might find at RootsTech, NGS or FGS, but so much closer to home!For more information on the Orange County Family History Fair, visit this year’s page.
Think of us as your tour guide to more than two billion names of deceased people and records from more than 100 countries, covering everything from 14th century English church records to African oral histories.

Best of all, access to the Orange County FamilySearch Libraryis free! The Library is located at rear of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, at 674 South Yorba Street, in the City of Orange, California. Entrance is from the parking lot in the back.
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This year’s annual Family History Fair was a success.

Be sure to visit the
Fair’s online syllabus.

Family tree problems? Get to the root of it—visit the FamilySearch Library in Orange.


Wednesday April 23     3:00-5:00pm

Family Tree Training

Marilyn Pope

Thursday April 24     7:00-9:00 pm

Family Tree Training

Marilyn Pope

Friday April 24     1:00-2:30 pm

Finding Your Story In the US Census

Elna Katherman

Saturday April 26     2:00 pm

Roots Magic User Group

Jim Keffer

Center hours

Tuesday and Wednesday

9:00 am - 9:00 pm


9:00 am - 9:00 pm

2nd Thursday of the month

9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Friday and Saturday

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Closed Sunday and Monday

2014 Holiday Schedule

1 January   —   New Years

5 April   —   General Conference

4-5 July   —   4th of July

4-18 August   —   Summer Maintenance

4 October   —   General Conference

24-29 November   —   Thanksgiving

22 Dec-5 Jan   —   Christmas

Orange County FamilySearch Library
674 S. Yorba Street, Orange

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