Explore your roots and heritage at the Library, with our genealogy databases and historical newspapers!
HeritageQuest Online now includes the Newspapers.com™ Obituary Index. Patrons can explore the world’s largest collection of obituaries, which includes over 750 million records from 475 million pages of historical newspapers. A powerful name-filtering feature increases the user’s ability to expand or narrow the search results. View obituary metadata on individual record pages that include source citations and durable URLs for the corresponding digital image in Newspapers.com™. Use the “Email a Record Home” feature to share records easily.
Users can search for the deceased by: Name, gender, birth date, place and/or age at death, marriage date and place, death and/or burial date, residence and/or death place, obituary date and place, names of parents, spouse, children and/or siblings.