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!
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 Library is 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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New Class:
Dorothy Giles presents
"British Research Made Easy"
Thursday, Nov 19, at 6:30pm.

Sometimes it’s easier to deal with dead relatives than living ones.

Janet Hovorka


Saturday December 5   10:00 am

Beginning Research

Marilyn Pope

Wednesday December 9   1:00 pm

Legacy Users Group

Joe Leavitt

Thursday December 17   6:30 pm

British Research Made Easy

Dorothy Giles

Saturday December 19   1:00-2:00 pm

Roots Magic Users Group

Brenda Davis

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

2015 Holiday Schedule

1-5 January   —   New Year

4 April   —   General Conference

3-4 July   —   Independence Day

3-17 August   —   Summer Maintenance

3 October   —   General Conference

23-28 November   —   Thanksgiving

22-26 December   —   Christmas

1-2 January 2016   —   New Year

Orange County FamilySearch Library
674 S. Yorba Street, Orange

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