The Departmental Archives of the Somme (Archives Départementales de la Somme) is the official archive for Department 80 in France.
France divides the country into numbered administrative regions called departments. Department 80 is named after the Somme River. This site is free to search.
Birth, Marriage, and Death Records
- Church records, until 1792
- Civil Records, after 1792
- Decadal Tables, years unknown
- Wills, years unknown
Daily Life Records
- Buildings & Historical Objects
- Newspapers & Magazines
- Photographs, Postcards, Engravings, Seals, etc
The departments of France are numbered in alphabetical order and Somme is Department 80. It’s part of the Picardie Region of France.
Monday – Friday: 9 am – 5 pm