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

winter Hours

Monday, September 30, 2019 to Friday, May 1, 2020—10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Saturdays by appointment ONLY.  Appointments must be booked at least 48 hours in advance.

Summer Hours

Saturday, May 2 to Saturday, September 26, 2020.

Stratford-Perth Archives is closed on public holidays and Saturdays of long weekends.

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 (, or write to us at the address above.





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

4273 Line 34, R. R. 5 Stratford N5A 6S6.  (519) 271-0531 x259