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Genealogy Resources
Regional Genealogy Resources
  • American French Genealogical Society

  • PO Box 2113 Pawtucket, RI 02861-0113
    401-765-6141
    a non-profit genealogical and historical organization devoted to people of French-Canadian extraction. Its purpose is to assist members in tracing their ancestors and discovering the daily events that shaped their and, eventually, our lives.
    www.afgs.org
     
  • American Jewish Historical Society

  • 2 Thornton Road Waltham 02154
    781-891-8110
    wealth of materials which may be used in doing genealogical research. Most deals with American Jewry, but some genealogies may contain information about previous generations in Europe.
    www.ajhs.org/
     
  • Association of Professional Genealogists

  • 3421 M Street N. W. Suite 236 Washington, D.C. 2007-3552
    an organization whose members promote genealogy as a profession and encourage professionalism in genealogy. APG members conduct research or serve in related fields.
    www.apgen.org/
     
  • Italian Genealogical Society of America, Inc.

  • P.O. Box 8571, Cranston, RI 02920-8571
    A non-profit educational organization, founded in 1994 by several genealogists across the U.S., working together to promote Italian genealogy through research, writing, lecturing and instruction.
    www.bsmg.net/~del2jdcd/igsm.html
  • Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston

  • P. O. Box 610366 Newton Highlands 02161
    617-796-8522
    Non-profit organization which develops and promotes the growth, study and exchange of ideas among people interested in Jewish genealogical research and family history.
     
  • Massachusetts Society of Genealogists

  • P.O. Box 215, Ashland 01721
    508-792-5061
    a non-profit, educational society to promote and encourage genealogical research at all levels: beginner, amateur and professional: for those interested in Massachusetts.
  • TIARA, The Irish Ancestral Research Association, Inc.

  • Department W., P.O. Box 619, Sudbury 01776
    781-894-0062 or 828-3773
    a nonprofit organization established to develop and promote the growth, study and exchange of ideas among people interested in Irish genealogical and historical research. TIARA is non political and non denominational.
    www.tiara.ie
  • Waltham Historical Society

  • 190 Moody Street Waltham 02154
    781-893-5815
    Extensive collection of historical memorabilia related to the City's past, including costumes, china, paintings, and photographs.

    for more organizations see www.CyndisList.com/society.htm