Research Request Form

Local history and genealogical materials at the Huron County Library are available to the public for research purposes. Most of these materials are held at the Huron County Library branches located in Clinton, Exeter, Goderich, Seaforth and Wingham. Please check the appropriate branch hours for availability.

Please note that the 1842 Huron District Assessment Roll is available online. This resource provides access to the earliest official population and land assessment records for this area.

Check our Local History and Genealogy FAQ area for more information about researching and locating resources.

If you are unable to visit the Library in person staff will respond to your inquiry as time and resources permit.

Please complete the form below.

    Name (required)

    Address (required)

    Town (required)

    Postal Code (required)

    Email (required)

    Telephone (required)


    What other sources or researchers have you consulted regarding this query? Please list specifics


    Additional Details (if your request pertains to a particular individual)


    Maiden Name

    Place of Residence

    Date of Birth
    (Please type out month name)

    Place of Birth

    Name of Parents

    Date of Marriage

    Place of Marriage

    Name of Spouse

    Date of Death

    Place where death occurred

    Place of Burial

    Do you have additional information about this person (occupation, religion, siblings) that might help us?

    Personal information on this form is being collected by Huron County Library under the authority of the Public Libraries Act. The purpose of collecting this information is to allow staff to respond to your inquiry. Questions about this collection may be directed to the County Librarian, Huron County Library, R. R. 5, Clinton, ON N0M 1L0.