New Site for Searching Lexington, KY Historical Newspapers

GenealogyBank has created a special site for searching Lexington, Kentucky’s historical newspapers. Photo: Tobacco crop, Lexington, KY 1910. Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Search Lexington, KY Historical Newspapers – Click Here This site includes 7 newspapers from 1794 to 1922 including: Kentucky GazetteLexington HeraldLexington Herald-LeaderMorning HeraldReporterStewart Kentucky HeraldWestern Monitor.. (Read More)

New Site for Searching old Georgia Newspapers 1752-1947

GenealogyBank has created a special site for searching Georgia’s historical newspapers.Search Georgia’s Historical Newspapers – Click Here This site includes 20 newspapers from 1752 to 1947 – from 6 cities: AugustaAugusta Chronicle and Georgia AdvertiserAugusta HeraldSouthern Centinel ColumbusColumbus Daily EnquirerColumbus Ledger-Enquirer LouisvilleLouisville Gazette Macon Georgia Weekly TelegraphMacon TelegraphMacon Weekly Telegraph Milledgeville Georgia ArgusGeorgia JournalMilledgeville... (Read More)

Searching California Newspapers

GenealogyBank has created a special site for searching California’s historical newspapers. Search California’s Historical Newspapers – Click Here This site includes 41 newspapers from 1719 to 1922 – from 11 cities. The cities include: Berkley, Colton, Los Angeles, Monterey, Oakland, Sacramento, San Francisco, San Jose, Santa Monica, Stanford and Stockton. For the entire list... (Read More)

Searching Philadelphia Newspapers

GenealogyBank has created a special site for searching Philadelphia’s historical newspapers. Search Philadelphia’s Historical Newspapers – Click Here This site includes 65 newspapers from 1719 to 1922. For the entire list click hereTwo of the most popular Philadelphia newspapers in this collection are: The Philadelphia Inquirer (1834-1922) (Gaps: 1847-1851, 1853-1859)The Public Ledger (1836-1873) (Gaps:... (Read More)

GenealogyBank adds 64 newspapers from 27 States

GenealogyBank has added more newspapers – 64 titles from 27 States.GenealogyBank has also created separate search pages for each newspaper. If you want to search a newspaper on this list – click on the title and start searching.AK. Juneau. Daily Record-Miner. 1910AZ. Tucson. Amigos. 1975 to 1975AZ. Tucson. Tucsonense. 1923CA. Colton. Chicano. 1971 to... (Read More)

GenealogyBank adds 14 newspapers from 9 states

GenealogyBank has added the following newspapers. Click here and start searching. O’Fallon Progress (O’Fallon, IL)Obituaries: 09/26/2008 – CurrentDeath Notices: 10/21/2008 – Current Elkhart Truth, (Elkhart, IN)Obituaries: 12/29/2007 – CurrentDeath Notices: 12/29/2007 – Current Carver Reporter (Carver, MA)Obituaries: 02/24/2009 – CurrentDeath Notices: 11/14/2008 – Current Duxbury Reporter (Duxbury, MA)Death Notices: 11/17/2008 – Current Halifax-Plympton Reporter... (Read More)

On the road –

In the past few days I spoke to the Lakewood Ranch Genealogy Society and to the Manasota Genealogical Society – both in Florida. Core Online Genealogy Resources – The Ones you will actually use and rely on!Genealogists spend years researching their family history. This presentation introduces genealogists to the “new” core online resources that... (Read More)

On the road – Family History Expo – St. George, UT

This year’s Family History Expo in St. George, UT was a big success. This well attended conference is becoming the largest genealogy conference in the U.S. This, the 5th Annual Family History Expo had over 1,300 people in attendance. Genealogists flew in for the conference from all parts of the country. I was pleased... (Read More)