Tell Us Your Story

Were you born and or raised in Egremont? If so, we would like to know more about your life and memories of Egremont. Contribute your “Life Story” to our historical records by completing the Interview Questionnaire. The information collected from this questionnaire will be placed in a binder for viewing in our Local History Museum and Archives Room and posted on our web site as an educational and genealogical resource for generations to come. Scroll below to tell us your story.

Please include the completed Release of Information document when you submit your completed questionnaire.

Share your story: An Egremont Local History Initiative

Thank you for contributing your personal information to the Egremont Local History Initiative. The information collected from the following questionnaire is an effort to preserve our past and have the history of Egremont residents easily accessible to the public. These questions are just a guideline and we welcome you to submit the answers to others you might think of to share other family and community stories and facts.

The information collected from this questionnaire will be placed in a binder for viewing in the Egremont Local History Museum and Archives Room and on this web site as an educational and genealogical resource for generations to come.

Thank you for taking the time to add to our story and preserve our local history. You can submit this form electronically when you are done or you can mail us a printed (typed please) questionnaire to: Egremont Historical Commission, P.O. Box 368, S. Egremont, MA 01258.

Sincerely,

Egremont Historical Commission


EGREMONT HISTORICAL COMMISSION
Local History Initiative
LIFE STORY QUESTIONNAIRE

Date

Your Email

First Name

Middle Name

Last Name

Maiden Name

Date of Birth

Where were you born?

Where do you currently live?

Where did you live growing up in Egremont?

Who were your parents and where were they born, where did they grow up?

What was/is your occupation?

Who were your neighbors growing up in Egremont? Can you tell us something about them?

Who are/were your siblings and when and where were they born?

Where did you go to elementary school, high school, and college?

If you went to school in Egremont, tell us a story about one of your favorite teachers or what you remember about your school and or class.

What do you remember about your early home life? (e.g., the home you were raised in: how was it heated and lighted? How did you get water/when did you get indoor plumbing?)

What community events do you remember as a child?

Were you a member of any community organizations? Did you ever hold a Town position?

How many children do you have? What are their names, where were they born and when?

Describe for us the Egremont of your childhood.

Please share with us one or more of your favorite memories of Egremont.

Thank you for helping to preserve our local history.