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


Family History Centers*

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

Franklin Family History Center

91 Jordan Road

Franklin, MA 02038

508.553.0977

Open: ​Tuesday from 9:30am-2:30pm & 7:00pm-8:30pm

             Thursday from 9:30am-2:30pm & 7:00pm-8:30pm

             Saturday from 9:00am-12:30pm

franklinmafhc@gmail.com


North Dartmouth Family History Center

400 Cross Road

Dartmouth, MA 02747

508.994.0413

Open: Wednesday, 1st & 3rd  from 10:00am-2:00pm

             Saturday from 10:00am-2:00pm

             Friday from 6:30pm-9:30pm

Special Collection Materials

Local Native Americans

Portugal and Azores

Arcadian/French Canadians


Sturgis Library Family History Center

3090 Main Street

Barnstable, MA 02630

508.362.2663

sturgislibrary@comcast.net

Hours of Operation

             Monday & Wednesday from 10:00am-6:00pm

             Tuesday from 1:00pm-8:00 pm

             Thursday & Friday from  10:00am-5:00pm

             Saturday from 10:00am-4:00pm

Special Collection Materials

NEHGS Register

Connecticut Families 1600 - 1800

Rhode Island Families 1600 - 1800

Irish Household Indexes

18 CD sets of various interest


Hingham Family History Center

379 Gardner Street

Hingham, MA 02043

781.749.4815

Open: Thursday & Saturday from 9:00am-2:00pm

             Wednesday from 6:00pm-9:00pm

Special Collection Materials

Index to Irish Births 1864 - 1881

US Vital Records

British Vital Records


Warwick RI Family History Center

1000 Narragansett Parkway

Warwick, RI 02888

401.463.8150

Open: Tuesday & Saturday from 10:00am-2:00pm

             Wednesday from 9:30am-9:00pm

Special Collection Materials

Many records and films on permanent loan for Ireland, Italy and France.


*These centers are all within a one-hour drive from Falmouth