Boston Public Library
Genealogy

Social Sciences Department, 2nd Floor, McKim Building, Central Library, 617-859-2261

Collected Genealogical Resources

  • American Genealogical-Biographical Index
  • Boston Almanac, 1836-1871
  • Boston Evening Transcript Genealogical Pages and Index
  • Hartford Times (CT) Genealogy Columns, 1940-1967
  • Lloyd’s Captains Register, 1851-1949
  • National Inventory of Documentary Sources in the United Kingdom and Ireland
  • National Inventory of Documentary Sources in the United States
    Part 1-Federal Records
    Part 2-Manuscript Division at the Library of Congress
    Part 3-State Archives/Libraries/Historical Societies
    Part 4-Academic and Research Libraries and Other Repositories
  • Shaker Collection