What is Salem Ancestry?

Celebrate genealogy and ancestral connections to Salem, Massachusetts, during a weekend of lectures, tours, and research.

Save the date for Salem Ancestry Days, April 21 – 24, 2023!

Salem Ancestry Days 2022

Residents and visitors are invited to celebrate their ancestral and immigrant connections to Salem, Massachusetts during the first annual Salem Ancestry Days celebration, which will be held April 29-May 2, 2022. The weekend will feature lectures, tours, research opportunities, and information on the people who connect us all to Salem. Schedule is as below:

Latest Past Events

Ancestry Weekend at Witch Pix

Witch Pix 172 Essex Street, Salem

Special Apr 29-May 2, 2022 - SALEM 1692 - Set aside your pointy hat, and become a part of history! Put on your best bonnet, and prepare to be accused because:...

Artifacts Illuminating Ancestors

Tapley Memorial Hall 13 Page Street, Danvers

Special exhibit of artifacts offering clues to tracing family connections. The Page family, Putnam family, and other Danvers(Salem Village) persons are seen through samplers, coffin plates, portraits, family trees, and other...

Monday, May 2