Suffolk County Ancestry Search (Massachusetts)

Find Suffolk County, MA cemeteries, clerks, courts, historical societies, libraries, marriage license offices and town and city halls for free public records.


Suffolk County Cemeteries may provide you with access to free public records related to funerals, burials, graveyards, gravesites, tombstone and headstone locations. Cemetery records provide Suffolk County vital records useful for discovering family history.

Adath-Jeshurun Cemetery Association Boston MA 350 Grove Street 02132 617-325-1984

Baker Street Cemetery Boston MA 776 Baker Street 02132 617-323-4066

Bennington Street Burying Ground Cemetery Boston MA 2128 Bennington Street 02128 617-635-7361

Bennington Street Cemetery Boston MA 473 Bennington Street 02128 617-635-4505

Boston Catholic Cemetery Association Boston MA 366 Cummins Highway 02131 617-325-6830

Boston Evergreen Cemetery Boston MA 2060 Commonwealth Avenue 02135 617-635-7359

Boston Fairview Cemetery Boston MA 45 Fairview Street 02131 617-635-7360

Boston Forest Hills Cemetery Boston MA 95 Forest Hills Avenue 02130 617-524-0128

Boston Mount Hope Cemetery Boston MA 355 Walk Hill Street 02131 617-635-7361

Boston Saint Marys Cemetery Boston MA Grove Street 02132

Boston South End Burying Ground Cemetery Boston MA 2118 Washington Street 02119 617-635-7361

Boston St Marys Cemetery Boston MA 125 Bernard Street 02124 617-325-6830

Boston United Hand In Hand Cemetery Boston MA 2659 Centre Street 02132 617-325-6110

Brighton Boston City Cemetery Boston MA 2060 Commonwealth Avenue 02135 617-635-7359

Bunker Hill Burying Ground Cemetery Boston MA Bunker Hill Street 02129 617-635-7361

Catholic Cemeteries Association Revere MA 175 Broadway 02151 781-322-6300

Chelsea Garden Cemetery Chelsea MA Shawmut Street 02150

Corey St opp Mount Benedict Cemetery Boston MA 520 Corey Street 02132

Dorchester Center Cedar Grove Cemetery Boston MA 920 Adams Street 02124 617-825-1360

Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery Boston MA Eustis Street 02119 617-635-7361

Hebrew Volin Cemetery Boston MA 776 Baker Street 02132 617-244-6509


Suffolk County Clerks may provide you with access to free public records related to marriage licenses, divorce filings, criminal, jail and arrest records. Suffolk County genealogy records such as marriage licenses and certificates are useful for Massachusetts family research.

Boston City Clerk Boston MA 1 City Hall Square 02201 617-635-4600

Chelsea Clerk Chelsea MA 500 Broadway 02150 617-466-4054


Suffolk County Courts may provide you with access to free public records related to legal proceedings, cases, filings, documents, and appeals. Suffolk County court records provide public records useful to family researchers.

Boston Municipal Court Boston MA 24 New Chardon Street 02114 617-788-8400

Brighton District Court Boston MA 52 Academy Hill Road 02135

Center District Court Boston MA 24 New Chardon Street 02114 617-788-8700

Charlestown District Court Boston MA 3 City Square 02129 617-242-5400

Chelsea District Court Chelsea MA 120 Broadway 02150 617-660-9357

Dorchester District Court Boston MA 510 Washington Street 02124 617-288-9500

East Boston District Court Boston MA 37 Meridian Street 02128 617-569-7550


Suffolk County Historical Societies may provide you with access to free public records related to local history and culture. Suffolk County vital records provided by Historical Societies are important for ancestry research.

Boston American Jewish Historical Society Boston MA 101 Newbury Street 02116 617-226-1245

Charlestown Massachusetts Historical Society Boston MA 43 Monument Square 02129 617-241-2201

Dorchester Historical Society Boston MA 195 Boston Street 02125 617-265-7802


Suffolk County Libraries may provide you with access to free public records databases with information related to vital, genealogy, historical, and property records. These Suffolk County public records are useful for genealogy research.

Alumni Medical Library Boston MA 72 East Concord Street 02118 617-638-4230

Arnold Arboretum Boston MA 125 Arborway 02130 617-524-1718

Associated Grantmakers Boston MA 133 Federal Street 02110 617-426-2606

Baker Library | Bloomberg Center Boston MA 25 Harvard Way 02163 617-495-6040

Boston Library Consortium, Inc. Boston MA 10 Milk Street 02108 617-262-0380

Boston Public Library - Brighton Branch Boston MA 40 Academy Hill Road 02135 617-782-6032

Boston Public Library - Honan-Allston Branch Boston MA 300 North Harvard Street 02134 617-787-6313

Boston Public Library - Roslindale Branch Boston MA 4246 Washington Street 02131 617-323-2343

Boston Public Library - West Roxbury Branch Boston MA 1961 Centre Street 02132 617-325-3147

Congregational Library Boston MA 14 Beacon Street 02108 617-523-0470

East Boston Branch Library Boston MA 365 Bremen Street 02128 617-569-0271

Forsyth Institute Boston MA 140 Fenway 02115 617-262-5200

Insurance Library Association of Boston Boston MA 156 State Street 02109 617-227-2087


Suffolk County Marriage License Offices may provide you with free public records related to marriage licenses, wedding licenses, certificates and proof of marriage. Vital records from Suffolk County Marriage License Offices provide important data for family tree research.

Boston Marriage License Boston MA Boston City Clerk, 1 City Hall Square, Rm. 213 02108 617-635-4179


Suffolk County Town and City Halls may provide you with free public records related to vital records, birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, as well as property ownership records. Public records provided by Suffolk County Town and City Halls for family genealogy research.

Boston City Hall Boston MA 1 City Hall Square 02201 617-635-4000

Boston Globe City Hall Boston MA 1 City Hall Square 02108 617-936-3554

Chelsea City Hall Chelsea MA 500 Broadway 02150 617-466-4000