We are a branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society.  Our files and library holdings are kept at Stratford-Perth Archives,

24 St. Andrew St., Stratford, ON, N5A 1A3. (519) 271-0531 x259



The Hours which our library is available for researching are the same as the hours of the Stratford-Perth Archives. 

Summer Hours

April 1, 2013 - September 28, 2013
Monday thru Saturday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Note: Closed 12 -1 on Saturdays

Winter Hours

September 30, 2013 - March 30, 2014
Monday thru Friday: 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Saturday – by appointment

Weekday mornings and Saturdays and Wednesdays evenings 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm available by appointment

Visitors are welcome; the Archives does have a $5 user fee for out-of-county users.


We publish a quarterly newsletter, Perth County Profiles, which is mailed to members.

In it are articles on Perth County families or locations, and on research in general.
There are notices about upcoming branch meetings and our new publications.
All queries are reproduced for anyone, no charge. In addition, they will be listed on our web site for a period of about one year.
Queries ARE accepted by email

Perth County Branch OGS does currently accept research requests by email (perthcountyogsresearch@gmail.com), or write to us at the address above.