URLs for Internet Genealogy

http://www.familysearch.org/ - free Mormon (LDS) large.

http://www.ancestry.com/ - very large - membership required

https://www.findmypast.com/ - British and Irish records - membership required

​http://www.fold3.com/ - U.S. military records especially - membership required

http://www.google.com/ - free search engine, just type: genealogy

http://genforum.genealogy.com/ - free surname genealogy postings

http://archiver.rootsweb.com/th/index/genealogy - add surname or group

http://stevemorse.org/index.html - enhanced searching of genealogical websites

http://www.cyndislist.com/ - Organized listing of online genealogical resources

National Archives Record Requests - Request records from NARA for modest fees.

https://www.dar.org/ -Daughters and https://www.sar.org/  Sons of the American Rev.

Flowchart and explanation of the Genealogical Proof Standard at GenealogyExpained.

The Mission of The New England Regional Genealogical Conference:

  • To promote an interest in Genealogy
  • To promote skills and a level of expertise of genealogists through sponsorship of educational conferences
  • To promote harmony and cooperation among Genealogical Societies
  • To promote adherence to accepted standards for the use and care of genealogical records.

Falmouth Genealogical Society Publication

Historical and Genealogical Atlas and Guide to Barnstable County, Massachusetts (Cape Cod)

  by Majorie Hubbell Gibson

This Atlas of the 15 towns in Barnstable County (Cape Cod) gives a short history and surnames of early inhabitants, and locations of genealogical resources. Included are: photographs; town maps; where to find vital records, wills, probate, deeds; names and addresses of historical societies, libraries, archives; and cemeteries.

Soft cover: 8.5 x 11 inches  Price: $13.99 includes tax and shipping

Mail Check or money order to:

Falmouth Genealogical Society

P.O. Box 2107

East Falmouth, MA 02536 or pay via Credit Card/Pay Pal by clicking the yellow "Buy Now" button below.

The above links are in no way exhaustive of all the possibilities for genealogical information on the Internet. We've tried to keep the links local to Southeastern Massachusetts with a few National and International links.

P.O. Box 2107, East Falmouth, MA 02536 - Barnstable County 

To access Dick Eastman's online Genealogy Newletter, please visit www.eogn.com

links: related websites, libraries, urls for internet genealogy 

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local Libraries

Falmouth Public Library
300 Main Street
Falmouth, MA 02540

East Falmouth Library

310 East Falmouth Highway

East Falmouth, MA 02536


North Falmouth Library

6 Chester Street

North Falmouth, MA 02556


West Falmouth Library
575 West Falmouth Highway
West Falmouth, MA 02574


Cape Libraries Automated Materials Sharing  (CLAMS) is a network which serves all the libraries on the Cape and the Islands.

Mashpee Public Library

64 Steeple Street

Mashpee, MA 02649


Jonathan Bourne Public Library

​19 Sandwich Road

​Bourne, MA 02532