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For detailed information and assistance about specific local families, Camden Area Family History Society (CAFHS) may be able to assist. CAFHS is located adjacent to the Camden Museum, inside Camden Library and is staffed by volunteers with their own opening hours.

For more information, see the Camden Area Family History Service (CAFHS) website here or send an email

Online family history research 

The library subscribes to the following online family history databases.  These are available for use only in our library buildings.

Contains  Genealogical, Migration, Census, and Military Records as well as Irish, British and U.S. historic newspapers as sources of information.


Provides access to billions of family history records from around the world.

Find my Past

A family history and genealogy website with millions of records covering Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands, the U.K. and the U.S.


Quick links to further information about family history:

Camden Images - Past and Present

Camden Voices Online

Local people with military service records: www.camdenremembers.com.au

Indigenous families: www.sl.nsw.gov.au/services/indigenous 

NSW Births, Deaths and Marriages:  www.bdm.nsw.gov.au

State Records NSW: www.records.nsw.gov.au/state-archives/resources-for/historians/family-historians


Camden Museum

For information about Camden Museum click here