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Lambton County Archives

Lambton County Archives is the archival centre for genealogical and local history research in the County of Lambton. We preserve and make accessible historical and family documents for researchers.

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Getting Here

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787 Broadway Street, Box 3100
Wyoming, ON N0N 1T0
519-845-5426
1-866-324-6912
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Hours

Monday 9 am - 5 pm
Tuesday 9 am - 5 pm & 6 pm - 9 pm
Wednesday 9 am - 5 pm
Thursday 9 am - 5 pm & 6 pm - 9 pm
Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday 12 pm - 5 pm

Admission

Non Members $5
Members Free
Membership provides you with free admission and reduced rates for copying, printing and scanning. Visa, Mastercard and Debit accepted.
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For the health and consideration of staff and fellow patrons, please avoid using scented products before visiting the Archives.

What You Can See & Do Here

The Latest from Our Blog

1829 Ginger Pop Recipe Experiment

A few months ago, our Archivist Nicole found a recipe page in the front of a small appointment book in the family files collection dating back to 1829. 

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Upcoming Events

Routes to Roots – Beginners Genealogy

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - Tuesday, October 22, 2019

This is a four session series aimed towards those who would like to begin researching their family history. Must be a Lambton County Archives member to attend.

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Routes to Roots – Introduction to Genetic Genealogy

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

This seminar is an introduction to genetic genealogy, and will explain the basics of DNA and genetic inheritance. Topics will include: an overview of popular DNA testing companies and their results, tips on interpreting your results, and case study on how to build your family tree with genetic testing.

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Routes to Roots – Hands-On Genetic Genealogy

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Are you having trouble navigating your genetic testing results? This seminar is a hands-on workshop in genetic genealogy, and will help you work through the road blocks associated with genetic family tree building.

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Lambton Fall Colour & Craft Festival

October 19th & 20th. The 2019 Fall Colour & Craft Festival features over 90 craftspeople. Stop by to start your holiday shopping.

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History from the Vault

Lambton County Archives: History from the Vault is an informative blog about local history and archive's resources.

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Lambton At War

Unique and uncommon perspectives on Lambton's military past and present.

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Research Catalogue

We are working to add artifacts, photos and historic information to our museum catalogue. Start your research here.

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