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LDS Family History Centres

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Family History Centres of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS) 

There are seven (7) LDS Centres located the in Perth Metropolitan area and South West WA;
Albany; Dianella; Greenmount West; Merriwa, Rockingham, Southern River and Warwick.
Addresses and opening times are as below.   Note these change from time to time, so always check before you visit.  You can find a centre near you at FamilySearch.org

For FHWA Members

As an affiliated library FHWA members can view a select collection of LDS microfilms can be viewed at the May St Library.  Many of these are now online at FamilySearch.org Find a Family History Center.

Online FHS records can also be viewed at the FHWA Library.

A list of the LDS films that are currently available in the FHWA Library is available to members here (log in to view).  These are also included in the FHWA library Catalogue

Holdings at LDS Family History Centres

All LDS Family History Centres have Microfilm and Microfiche available, some of which are readily available within the Centres.

The LDS records cover:
US and Canada Records; British Records; International Records and Special Collections - these include:
International Genealogical Index (IGI) and Family Search
1881 (A-Z) and 1891 Census
GRO Births (England and Wales)

and many more

For further details of films available search the FamilySearch web site.

1. Albany Family History Centre

Address: 81 Seymour St, Albany, WA

Opening times: Thursday 10am-12pm, 6pm-9pm

2. Dianella Family History Centre

Address: 163 Wordsworth Avenue, Yokine, WA 6060

Opening times: Appointments by This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Also at Dianella

Ireland: Birth indexes 1865-1902, Marriage indexes 1845-1921

Scotland: Birth indexes 1855-1902, Marriage indexes 1855-1910

3. Greenmount West Family History Centre

Address:  21-25 Gabo Road, Greenmount, WA 6056
Opening times:

  • Tuesday 11am-2pm
  • Wednesday 9am-2pm
  • Thursday 6pm-9pm
  • Closed all public holidays and school holidays

4. Merriwa Family History Centre

Address:  32 Hughie Edwards Drive, Merriwa, WA 6030
Opening times

  • Tuesday            10am - 2pm and 7pm - 8.30pm
  • Wednesday        7pm - 8.30pm
  • Thursday           7pm - 9pm

5. Rockingham Family History Centre

Address:  38 Casserley Road, Rockingham, WA 6168

Opening Times: by appointment

Closures: school holidays

Telephone 95242834 for appointment

6. Southern River Family History Centre

(formerly known as Armadale Family History Centre)

Address:  215 Yale Road, Thornlie, WA 6108
Telephone:         (08) 9490 7434; 0419 913 691
Opening Times

  • Tuesday             09:30 to 1:00 pm (bookings recommended)
  • Wednesday         09:30 to 1:00 pm (bookings recommended)

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7. Warwick Family History Centre

Address: 44 Hawker Avenue, Warwick, WA 6024
Telephone:          0418 917 966
Google Maps:     Office Location

Opening Times

  • Tuesday              12noon - 3pm; 6,30pm - 9pm
  • Thursday             12noon - 3pm

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 September 2021 13:52

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