Morley Library has a special collection to help those interested in researching their family genealogy and local history. The Genealogy and Local History Room is open during all regular library hours and is located on the 2nd floor of the library.
Notice: until further notice, Genealogy assistance will be by appointment only.
Please call 440.352.3383, ext. 300 to schedule an appointment, or stop by the third floor service desk.
Normal staff schedule:
Monday: 9-1 & 2:30-4
Tuesday: 9-1 & 2:30-4
Occasional variations in the schedule may occur. Before visiting the Morley Library Genealogy and Local History room, we suggest calling ahead to confirm a genealogy staff member will be available at the time of your visit.
SUGGESTIONS FOR BEGINNERS IN GENEALOGY Please Click Here.
The menu on the left is a list of materials that can be used in doing local research for the Lake County area. Lake County was a part of Trumbull County (1800-1806) and Geauga County (1806-1840) and Cuyahoga County (Willoughby only, 1810-1840).
Please let us know whether you'd like mail or email in response.
There is a charge of $1.00 per sheet of paper or electronic file. An invoice for your copies will be included with your response. Please do not prepay. Note: some obituaries can not be supplied as an electronic file. Quality of pictures and illustrations from the microfilm can not be guaranteed.
Please limit your requests to four (4) individuals at a time.
The Lake County General Health District are now located at 5966 Heisley Road in Mentor, OH. For more information, check their website https://www.lcghd.org/
Page last updated December 4, 2017.