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WDCFHC to Reopen with Limited Hours; Reservations Required

We are pleased to announce that the Washington DC Family History Center will be reopening on Wednesday, September 8th.  Our weekly hours will be Wednesday & Saturday from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.   Additional hours will be added depending on patron needs and … Continue reading

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Irish Special Interest Group

The Irish Special Interest Group will begin meeting again in March. Meetings will be held via Zoom on the 3rd Wednesday night at 7:00. To register and receive a zoom link, contact Cindy Finelli at cfinelli16@gmail.com.

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Virtual WDCFHC

CLOSED: At the present time, our FHC is closed until further notice. Please keep checking this website for news and updates. We have been asked if it is possible to access records that are viewable only at FHCs or affiliate … Continue reading

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Family History Activities and Resources Enhance your Family Time at Home!

Choose one activity a week – Choose one activity a day! Find a look-alike; facts about your birthday; try traditional recipes; questions for your story; Ancestor Challenge; Roots Tech Classes – https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/family-activities/ In home activities; Who served in WW2? Women … Continue reading

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New Resources at WDCFHC for Colonial Maryland Researchers

The Washington DC Family History Center’s already strong collection of books on Colonial Maryland research has been augmented by over 100 books through a generous donation by staff member Vern Skinner. Books donated include Revolutionary Patriots (all 4 volumes), Quaker … Continue reading

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