Genealogy

Ancestry Library

Ancestry Library (in-library use only) provides genealogical coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom, including:

  • Census records
  • Church records
  • Collections of records from Canada and other areas
  • Court records
  • Immigration records
  • Vital records

Contains approximately 4,000 databases including key collections such as:

  • American Genealogical Biographical Index (over 200 volumes)
  • Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage (over 150 volumes)
  • Federal Slave Narratives
  • The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620 to 1630
  • The Map Center containing more than 1,000 historical maps
  • Social Security Death Index (updated monthly)
  • A strong Civil War collection
  • U.S. Federal Census images and indexes from 1790 to 1930
  • World War 1 Draft Registration Cards