Genealogy

Are you looking for some one-on-one time with a Librarian to help you begin your journey?

Genealogy is quickly becoming a popular hobby thanks to Ancestry.com and the television show Who Do You Think You Are? 

Several Librarians are available to assist you begin your family research. 

*By appointment only. Sign up for a Genealogy Appointment or call Reference at 631-473-0022.


To view historical newspapers, see our Newspapers on our Databases-Genre page.


Patchogue-Medford Library Genealogy Research Group

The Patchogue-Medford Library Genealogy Research Group holds monthly meetings from 10:00 – 11:30 AM. typically on the 4th Saturday of the month except for July and August.  A Getting Started session is offered before the meetings from 9:30 – 10:00 AM. The meetings are free and open to the public. Check Patchogue-Medford Library’s events calendar for specific dates & topics and view the Genealogy webpage for more information. You can also join the Genealogy Research Group on Facebook.