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Church News: Ogden Utah FamilySearch Center opens, will be a ‘golden spike’ for Latter-day Saints

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Visitors to the April 30, 2019, dedication services of the new Ogden Utah FamilySearch Center walk throught the interactive media on the main floor.

Visitors to the April 30, 2019, dedication services of the new Ogden Utah FamilySearch Center walk throught the interactive media on the main floor.

Scott Taylor

OGDEN, Utah — With its April 30 dedication and May 6 formal opening, the new Ogden Utah FamilySearch Center is augmenting the numerous stake family history centers throughout the city and in surrounding areas.

And that’s a good thing, says Elder Bradley D. Foster, a General Authority Seventy who is executive director of the Church’s Family History Department.

You know the typical stake family history center — stuck in a corner room or two in a meetinghouse, with limited equipment, resources, staffing and hours to help individuals do research while compiling or confirming personal and family histories.

Read the full Church News article here.