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,, contains a large collection of Stoughton historical information.