Discovery Your Family History

Oregon Family History & Genealogy Centers

Oregon is home to a lot of colorful figures, a couple of whom are curious about locating exactly where their family history started. A lot of people in Oregon are now interested in tracking down their ancestors. To assist them to in their research, the Oregon LDS Family Search has developed Oregon family history centers that function as an offshoot to the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. All these centers have gained access to a great deal of research materials such as microfiche, printed records and personal computer technologies. A highly skilled volunteer church staff is readily available to respond to your questions as well as offer a lot of insights on how to utilize the resources. The offices are available to the public, though working hours may differ. Get in touch with the center nearest you to find a suitable time to stop by.

If you have any questions or comments about family history centers, please send a message to

Beaverton Family History Center
4195 SW 99th St
Beaverton, Oregon 97005
(503) 644-7782

Bend OR Family History Center
1260 NE Thompson St
Bend, Oregon 97701
(541) 382-9947
Notes: Located off 12th Street

Central Point OR Family History Center
2305 Taylor Rd
Central Point, Oregon 97502
(541) 664-5356

Corvallis OR Family History Center
4141 NW Harrison Blvd
Corvallis, Oregon 97330
(541) 758-1156
Varies by day

Cottage Grove OR Family History Center
531 S 10th St
Cottage Grove, Oregon 97424
(541) 942-2670
From Eugene Area Phone Book

Eugene OR Family History Center
3550 W 18th Ave
Eugene, Oregon 97402
(541) 343-3741
From Eugene Area Phone Book

Milwaukie OR Family History Center
8331 Cason Rd
Gladstone, Oregon 97027
(503) 722-8766
Notes: Milwaukie Oregon State

Gresham OR Family History Center
3600 SE 182nd Ave
Gresham, Oregon 97030
(503) 665-1524
Notes: Across from Centennial High School

Herminston OR Family History Center
850 SW 11th Ave
Hermiston, Oregon 97838
(541) 567-3445

Hillsboro OR Family History Center
2230 NE Jackson School Rd
Hillsboro, Oregon 97123
(503) 640-4656
Call in advance

La Grande OR Family History Center
2504 N Fir
LaGrande, Oregon 97850
(541) 963-5003

Lebanon OR Family History Center
1955 Fifth St
Lebanon, Oregon 97355
(541) 451-3992
Notes: Corner of 5th & Airport Road

McMinnville Oregon Stake
1645 NW Baker Creek Rd
McMinnville, Oregon 97128
(503) 434-5681

Medford OR Family History Center
2900 Juanipero
Medford, Oregon 97501
(541) 773-3363

Monmouth OR Family History Center
783 W Church St
Monmouth, Oregon 97304
(503) 838-2964

Newport OR Family History Center
2229 NE Crestview
Newport, Oregon 97365
(541) 265-7333

Coos Bay OR Family History Center
3355 Virginia Ave
North Bend, Oregon 97459
(541) 756-3575
Notes: mailing address 237 Fink Street, Coos Bay, OR 97420

Nyssa OR Family History Center
1309 Park Ave
Nyssa, Oregon 97913
(541) 372-5255
Notes: Go to South Door & Ring Bell

Ontario Oregon Family History Center
1705 NW 4th Ave
Ontario, Oregon 97914
(541) 889-7835

Oregon City OR Family History Center
14340 S Donovan Rd
Oregon City, Oregon 97045
(503) 655-9908
Notes: Nice People – Very Helpful

2721 SE 101
Portland, Oregon 97266
(503) 760-1589

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
2931 SE Harrison
Portland, Oregon 97214
(503) 235-9090

Portland East OR Family History Center
2215 NE 106th
Portland, Oregon 97220
(503) 252-1081

Nyssa OR Family History Center
SE 2nd St
Prineville, Oregon 97754
(541) 447-1488
Located corner of 2nd and Idlewood
Notes: Listed as Genology Library under Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

Roseburg OR Family History Center
2001 W Bertha St
Roseburg, Oregon 97470
(541) 672-1237

Salem OR Family History Center
4550 Lone Oak Rd SE
Salem, Oregon 97302
(503) 363-0374
Notes: 7800 films, 4 FamSrch, AutoArchive CDs. Call for spcl times.

Salem Oregan East FHC
862 45th NE
Salem, Oregon 97301
(503) 371-0453
Notes: Follow I-5 to Market;East on Market to 45th and then right on 45th

LDS Chapel
Sykes Rd
St Helens, Oregon 97051
(503) 397-1300

Tillamook OR Family History Center
4200 12th St
Tillamook, Oregon 97141
(503) 842-2781

Tualatin OR Family History Center
22284 SW Grahams Ferry Rd
Tualatin, Oregon 97062
(503) 692-0481

Oregon Genealogy Resources

Oregon’s State Archives¬†delivers fantastic online resources. A large number indexes are on the internet and they usually will probably answer easy research inquiries at no cost. Take a look at their internet based tours and costs for web research and copying. Answers are responded within 7 to 10 business days.

The Genealogical Forum of Oregon is an extremely useful online resource. Do not miss their list of online indexes.

Oregon Vital Records – Center for Health Statistics
PO Box 14050
Portland, OR 97293-0050

Oregon Genealogical Society
955 Oak Alley
Eugene, OR 97401

Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR 97205

Oregon State Library
250 Winter St. NE
Salem, Oregon 97301-3950

Oregon Genealogy Websites

Cyndi’s List – Oregon

Linkpendium: Oregon

Oregon USGenWeb

FamilySearch Wiki – Oregon