Research and Library Services

Judith Lucey

Senior Archivist



New England

Judy Lucey oversees the management and preservation of the NEHGS Special Collections. She received a B.S. in Education from Northeastern University and an M.S. in Library Science from Simmons College. She is co-author of the Genealogist's Handbook for Irish Research and frequently contributes to American Ancestors magazine.

Areas of expertise: Irish genealogy, the Atlantic Canadian Provinces of Newfoundland and Nova Scotia, and New England.

You can email Judy at or contact her by phone at 617-226-1223.