Local archives and family history

Find out how you can use our libraries to view historical documents, trace your genealogy, and more.

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  • Genealogy searches

    Search our genealogy archive to learn more about the history of Wakefield's residents.
  • Historical maps

    View our digital archive where you can find historical maps of areas of the Wakefield District.
  • Tracing your family tree

    Learn how you can trace your family tree using the library resources available throughout the Wakefield District.
  • Local studies library

    Find out what historical resources your local studies library have on offer.

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