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

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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.

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.


local Libraries


Falmouth Public Library
300 Main Street
Falmouth, MA 02540
508.457.2555

East Falmouth Library

310 East Falmouth Highway

East Falmouth, MA 02536

508.548.6340


North Falmouth Library

6 Chester Street

North Falmouth, MA 02556

508.563.2922


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

508.548.4709

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

508.539.1435


Jonathan Bourne Public Library

​19 Sandwich Road

​Bourne, MA 02532

508.759.0644


links: related websites, libraries, urls for internet genealogy 

Click here for family history centers

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.

URLs for Internet Genealogy

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

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.