Genealogy

Genealogy

Access Newspaper Archive

This unique archive spans more than 400 years of family history, small-town events, world news and more. A great resource genealogy or historical research.

Ancestry Library Edition

Genealogy research tool, including census records, military records, probate records, directories, and more.

Ancestry.com

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Ancestry.com is a genealogy research website.The company provides access to approximately 12.7 billion records, including census records, military records, probate records, directories, and more. User-generated content included 191 million uploaded photos and more than 16 million uploaded stories. 

Chicago Tribune Death Notices

Find obituaries and death notices for individuals within the last 150 years. (1860 - Current). 

Chicago Tribune Historical (1849-1990)

This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.

Fold3.com

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Fold3 provides access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.

GenealogyBank Library Edition

GenealogyBank provides access to millions of genealogical records from 1652 to the present day. Find and browse digital images of American obituaries, marriage notices, birth announcements, casualty lists, military and government documents and other primary sources. 

HeritageQuest Online

Resource for census data, family records, and local histories.

MyHeritage Library Edition

Discover, preserve and share your family history. MyHeritage searches more than 5 billion historical records from all around the world, including birth, death, marriage, immigration, military, gravestone photos and much more. Searches includes the complete US Census, from 1790 – 1940 and are available with all document images. MyHeritage Library Edition offers remote access so you can search from the comfort of your own home. Available in 40 different languages. 

Newspapers.com

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Newspapers.com offers the largest collection of historical newspapers from the 1700s–2000s with over 80 million pages from more than 3400 newspapers across the United States for genealogical and historical research.