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Genealogy and Local History

Ancestry

Ancestry.com

Extensive genealogy resource. Only available in the library.

FamilySearch

FamilySearch

FamilySearch is the largest genealogy organization in the world, containing more than four billion genealogical records, family trees and more.

Louisiana Digital Library

Louisana Digital Library

Louisiana history, culture, places, and people.

Louisiana Room

Louisiana Room

A special collection focusing on St. Charles Parish was located on the second floor of the West Regional Library. The second floor and materials in it were affected by Hurricane Ida. The materials are currently being remediated.

64 Parishes

64 Parishes

64 Parishes believes that every corner of Louisiana has something to say, and works with writers, artists, and communities to tell stories that explore our past and reflect on our present. 64 Parishes is a project of the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities.

Parish Archives

St. Charles Parish Council Meeting Archive

Recordings of St. Charles Parish Council meetings are located at the Hahnville Branch.

Parish History

St. Charles Parish History

St. Charles Parish history and historical events compiled by the St. Charles Parish government.

St. Charles Parish virtual museum

St. Charles Parish Virtual Museum

St. Charles Parish history and historical events compiled by the St. Charles Museum and Historical Association. Includes photos, videos, yearbooks, stories, and other interesting facts.