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David Allen Lambert

David Allen Lambert
NEHGS Online Genealogist

Question: I am looking for Boston’s Almshouse records for the 1880’s to the 1890’s.  Can you tell me where these records may be housed, or if they even survive?



Answer:  These records are well care for at the City of Boston Archives at 201 Rivermoor Street, West Roxbury, Mass.  You can call them for an appointment at tel: 617.635.1195


Their website is: They can also be reached by email at:


Posted by David Lambert at 06/05/2012 08:55:23 PM | 

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