There is a research fee of $10 per 30 minutes for any requests made by mail or email. A maximum of 2 hours per request will be provided for a total of $40. Payment is required regardless of the outcome.
Please submit the following: Research Request Form
Be sure to include as much information as possible. If the name does not appear in our newspaper index, we can only search up to one month’s worth of newspapers for an item.
Please limit your request to five projects at a time. Local history research usually takes 2-3 weeks. The research fee must be pre-paid.
Or mail a check, payable to the James V Brown Library to:
James V. Brown Library
Attn: Alex Hartmann
19 East Fourth Street
Williamsport, PA 17701
For more information see Genealogy and family history
Lycoming County Genealogy Project
Part of the USGenWeb project, this nonprofit research site includes cemetery records, John F. Meginness’s 1892 History of Lycoming County, and other helpful links.