Dorchester Historical Society hosts Researching the History of Your House with Marian Pierre-Louis of Fieldstone Historic Research. William Clapp House, 195 Boston St., Dorchester.
You can research the history of your house whether it is 20 years old or 150 years old. Marian Pierre-Louis will show you where to find the deeds to your house and how to locate other sources of information, such as U.S. Federal Census records. Whether you're a beginner or have some research experience, this program has something to offer to anyone interested in the origins of their home. The program takes place at the William Clapp House. $10 donation suggested.