What is Massillon Memory?

Massillon Memory is the online collection for the Massillon Public Library’s local history and genealogy. This website is a gateway to selected resources available from the Local History Collection at the Massillon Public Library. Listed below are the available databases you can search from this site.

Massillon City Directories

Ohio Obituary Index
(The Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center) *

Postcards Collection

Rotch-Wales Papers

Washington High School Yearbooks

Massillon Business & Industry Database

Charity School of Kendal Student Index

Historical Map of Massillon Schools

Stark County Atlases (1870, 1875)

This site is maintained by the Massillon Public Library. New items are being added as the collection expands, so check back from time to time. If you have any questions about the site or the databases, contact the Massillon Public Library’s Reference Department either by email at mpl.ref@gmail.com or by phone at 330-832-9831 ext. 312.

* Use this form to request a copy of an obituary for your personal records. Obituaries are $2.00 each. An invoice will be sent with the requested obituary.