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Search Free Massachusetts Genealogy and Family History Records Online including census, cemetery, vital, military and other genealogical and historical records that can be used for your family history research.

Our Massachusetts genealogy and family history page is a place where you can come in and research your genealogy and family history. We also do our best to provide a history of the area, to provide you with an overview of the time in which your ancestors lived.

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State Information for Massachusetts

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Statewide Massachusetts Genealogy Records Online

Massachusetts Census Records

Massachusetts Cemeteries

  • Massachusetts Church Records

  • Massachusetts Military Records

    Military Pension Records Revolutionary War

    Massachusetts Vital Records

    Massachusetts was admitted to statehood February 6, 1788


    Massachusetts Genealogy By County

    CountyCounty SeatDate of Incorporation
    Barnstable County Genealogy Barnstable June 2, 1685
    Berkshire County Genealogy Pittsfield April 21, 1761
    Bristol County Genealogy Taunton June 2, 1685
    Dukes County Genealogy Edgartown June 22, 1695
    Essex County Genealogy Salem May 10, 1643
    Franklin County Genealogy Greenfield June 24, 1811
    Hampden County Genealogy Springfield February 25, 1812
    Hampshire County Genealogy Northampton May 7, 1662
    Middlesex County Genealogy Cambridge May 10, 1643
    Nantucket County Genealogy Nantucket June 22, 1695
    Norfolk County Genealogy Dedham March 26, 1793
    Plymouth County Genealogy Taunton June 2, 1685
    Suffolk County Genealogy Boston May 10, 1643
    Worcester County Genealogy Worcester April 2, 1743


    Genealogy Research in Massachusetts

    Massachusetts State Vital Records
    Registry of Vital Records and Statistics

    150 Mount Vernon St, 1st Floor
    Dorchester, MA 02125-3105
    Phone: 216-740-2600
    Fax: 617-825-7755


    State Library of Massachusetts

    The State Library of Massachusetts supports the research and information needs of government, libraries, and people through innovative services and access to a comprehensive repository of state documents and other historical items.

    State Library of Massachusetts
    24 Beacon Street
    State House, Room 341
    Boston, MA 02133
    617-727-2590
    Website: State Library of Massachusetts

    Special Collections
    State House, Room 55
    617-727-2595


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