Genealogy Databases

American Ancestors   Searches various genealogy resources including, Massachusetts Vital Records through 1910, New York Probate Records (1787-1835), Social Security Death Index (SSDI) church records, city and town directories, court records, census records, and more.  In library use only. 

Ancestry Library Edition   The most comprehensive online source of information for conducting genealogical research.   In library use only. 

FindMyPast   Locate British and Irish family histories, build your family tree, and more.  In library use only. 

Fold3 History and Genealogy Archives   Provides digital images of records preserved in the National Archives and other regional archives, including military records, naturalization documents, city directories and more.   

Godfrey Memorial Library Scholar  Provides access to Godfrey Memorial Library's unique digitized content, including genealogical books, documents and records, 19th century US newspapers, and more. In library use only.

HeritageQuest  Includes genealogical, local & family histories, serials, images & census records. In library use only.  Find millions of historical landowners via the First Landowners Project interactive map, as well as over 4000 historical maps available in the Antique Maps Collection. Library Edition: World Collection  Provides digital images of 3,000+ regional, local, and international newspapers from the early 1700s into the early 2000s. Search by keyword, or browse newspapers by location.  Articles may be printed or saved to your computer.