Stoughton is fortunate to have a wealth of historical information available locally:
The Stoughton Historical Society
6 Park Street
PO Box 542
Stoughton, MA 02072-0542
David Allen Lambert is a life time Stoughton resident, historian, professional genealogist and author of the illustrated history of Stoughton: "Images of America - Stoughton" published by Arcadia Publishing in 2001. His website, http://www.stoughtonhistory.com/, contains a large collection of Stoughton historical information.