Specific inquiries regarding Cape May County ancestors will be researched in our Society’s files which include: Cape May County Federal Census, surname files, newspaper index, cemetery and Bible records, index to wills and other library resources. The service is limited and is not intended to duplicate the work of a professional genealogist.
On-site Research Fee for Members: Free
On-site Research Fee for Non-members:
$10 for the first 2 hours or part and $5 per additional hour or $25.00/day
Genealogy Requests received via email, fax or mail:
Members: $20 for the first 2 hours or part and $10 per additional hour.
Non-Members: $40 for the first 2 hours or part and $20 per additional hour.
Photocopies: $0.25 per page
Scans: $5.00 each
The initial fee to cover two hours of research by the staff is to be prepaid regardless of results. We will utilize a variety of resources available here at the library. Due to our limited staffing, there is a maximum of four hours for each request.