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Document Retrieval.

Helping you locate records, information and people.
It's our
only business.

Member of the Public Record Retriever's Network (
Specializing in Massachusetts Genealogical and Investigative Research.
  • Including birth, marriage and death certificates.

  • Order records from 1921 to 2015 directly on line.

  • Discover types of information actually contained in Massachusetts records before placing an order.

  • Vital records before 1921? Learn how to locate and order vital records from as far back as 1630. 

  • Divorce records, decrees, files and agreements.

  • Order divorce records from 1922 to 2015 online.

  • Looking for divorce records before 1922? 


Massachusetts Probate Records

  • Wills, probated estates, letters of administration, guardianships, name changes and divorce records.


  • Deeds, grantors, grantees and mortgages - find out when people first bought and sold property - and for how much - a terrific resource!


  • A statewide list of daily newspapers published from 1810 - to the present and a guide to published indexes. Most of these newspapers are available at the Boston Public Library. Order a search today!


  • Residential street and house directories exist as early as 1798 and continue on through the 1970's. Most cities and towns in Massachusetts began to publish directories in the middle part of the 19th century.

  • Your guide to researching both the federal and state population records from 1790 - 1930. Includes a list of the cities and towns already published for the state census.

  • Order naturalization records online from Maine, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Connecticut and Rhode Island. A useful guide to finding and locating United States immigration and naturalization records in most of New England.  Some 20th century records, circa 1930's, can sometimes even contain photographs.



Massachusetts Investigative Research Tools and On Line Guide

  • This is our own guide to maps, libraries, research repositories, online Massachusetts newspapers, book companies and cemeteries.


ONLINE Order Forms

Vital Records





Probate Records

You can easily order 
probate files
, such as a will, a name change, a guardianship file or an administration file.

 City Directories

Researched as part of an overall family history project. We do not provide individual lookups.

Massachusetts Cemetery Research

Researched as part of an overall family history project. We do not provide individual lookups

Custom Research Projects
 Are Available !

Send us an email to request a specific research project.

 We'll respond ASAP with a price quote and estimation of time to complete your request.

Research Guides

Probate Courts

Registry of Deeds

Daily Newspapers

Research Links

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