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Genealogy Research

You can search our collection of genealogy sites individually by clicking on the links on the left side of the page below, or you can search all the sites listed at once using the Google Search box. If you are searching for a specific person or family name, it is best to search each site individually. If you are searching for more general information, use the Google Search box.

We also provide access to an excellent database for genealogical research:

Ancestry Library Edition
Ancestry Library Edition brings the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource to your library. It’s an unprecedented online collection of individuals from North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, and more. This database is only available in the library, not remotely.

 

Genealogy Websites

Ancestry.com
A commercial site with general information, such as how to search for family records and create a family tree.

Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites
Hundreds of thousands of links about genealogy, organized and cross-referenced in over 100 categories.

Family Search
Explore the world's largest collection of free family trees, genealogy records and resources.

Genealogy Online
Search and build your family tree for free.

National Archives & Records
Records from the U.S. Federal government, including census data, military records and more.

Pennsylvania Birth & Death Certificates

PA Roots
Free genealogy research resources for Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic region

RootsWeb.com
Internet's oldest and largest free genealogical community.

U.S. GenWeb Project
State and county level free genealogy resources.

Vital Records
Information about where to obtain vital records from each state, territory and county of the U.S.

 

Search our collection of Genealogy websites: