Research

OUR COLLECTIONS
 

Our collection of resources, evidence, and other research helpers for the families of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia and surrounding areas.

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Local History Library


Our large card-catalog style listing of history books, pamphlets, and other published materials relating to Jefferson County, West Virginia and surrounding areas boasts over 50 listings. Some materials can be read directly online for free. Check our links to find out what libraries hold a specific title near you, or purchase the book from Amazon or other sellers.

 

Evidence


Our collection of evidence relating to the Welsh of Harpers Ferry and related families, as well as various unrelated records uncovered in our travels. Our collections include scans of manuscripts, records, and other various materials, transcriptions, research documents, and more. Even if your ancestors had no connection to the Welsh family, this section is worth a check.

 

Research Guides


We've published our own set of histories, timelines, and research guides for Jefferson County, West Virginia and surrounding areas with the hope that they will assist others in their own research.