The Essex & Community Historical Research Society is a non-profit, charitable organization that is dedicated to documenting and preserving the rich history of Essex and surrounding communities within Essex County.
We are dedicated to preserving the history of the town of Essex and surrounding communities of Essex County. We research and document such information and provide accommodations for their safekeeping. ECHRS encourages historical and genealogical research and we also provide public access to our archives.
All members pay $25 and gain access to our newsletters, events, and we will help you discover your family tree! Send us an email or visit us in person to join today.
Learn about different ancestry kits and explore your family history with our research specialists. We use your genealogy information to build your family tree!
Books are on sale for $20, copies available only at ECHRS. Come by and meet the author, Laurie Kowtiuk!