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Why We're Right for You

We have more genealogists on staff than anyone in the business, with experience in every topic. We use the NEHGS library, as well as other repositories both national and international to answer your family history questions.

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Whether you want an expert to answer a specific question, or to engage in a longer-term research project, we have a service that's right for you.

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Photocopy Services

Members can request copies of specific pages from most of the material in the NEHGS Library and Archive. Requests can be made online and are generally completed within 1-2 weeks from receipt.

Photocopy Services

Lineage Societies

Honor your ancestors with membership in a lineage society! Let our expert staff determine your ancestors who qualify you for membership. If you have an ancestor in mind, we can help to document those tricky generations when there are a few records to be found.

Lineage Societies

Ask a Genealogist

Have a question about research methodology? Wondering where a certain type of record can be found? For NEHGS members, we offer a free Ask a Genealogist service to answer quick genealogy or local history reference questions.

Ask a Genealogist

Probate Records

Probate records can be critical to your research! If you would like a copy of a probate record, please send us the court, docket number, year, and name of deceased person. All fees includes photocopies and postage.

Probate Records

Expert Review and Research Package

Can't decide between scheduling a consultation or a Research Services case? Get the best of both with the Expert Review and Research Package.

Expert Review and Research

Family Archive Package

Want to organize your family papers, but don't have the time or patience? Let NEHGS experts sort and preserve your family documents, such as letters and photographs, into a neatly labeled, easy-to-access archive for you and your family to enjoy for generations to come.

Family Archive Package