So, this couple just had a baby ….

I met a couple with a new baby boy. They decided to name him for his mother’s brother – They call him: Uncle. Smitty – a rimshot. Not only does GenealogyBank.com have over 130 million obituaries and death records it has tens of millions of birth announcements as well. (Columbus (GA) Enquirer Sun. 17... (Read More)

GenealogyBank.com adds 1.5 million records

GenealogyBank.com added 1.5+ million records and documents this week: 62 newspapers; 1,500 books/documents; over 300,000 obituaries/death records. GenealogyBank now has over 250,000 books, documents and reports. Earlier this week we announced the addition of over 60 newspapers in the Historical Newspapers and the America’s Newspapers sections. GenealogyBank: Covers all 50 States!1690-Today!Updated daily!3,800+ newspapers130+ million... (Read More)

GenealogyBank.com – Special Offer

GenealogyBank.com – Special OfferStart your 30-day introductory trial on GenealogyBank.Get unlimited access for 30 days!Tell your friends! Discover Your Family Story! GenealogyBank sheds new light on the daily lives and communities of millions of American families from 1690 to today. With more than 3,800 newspapers and other core documents from all 50 states, you’ll... (Read More)

So, did you hear the one about the girl and the snake?

Newspapers are packed with the stories documenting our ancestors. Thankful Taylor of Murfreesboro, TN had quite a story to tell her grandchildren. Her story appeared in the Inter-Ocean (13 July 1874) and the Indianapolis Sentinel (10 July 1874). Here is just the first few paragraphs from the Inter-Ocean (13 July 1874). Click on the... (Read More)

GenealogyBank.com adds 5 newspapers from 2 states

GenealogyBank.com adds 5 newspapers from 2 states – Delaware & Illinois. Delaware Dover Post (Dover, DE) Obituaries: 06/04/2008 – Current Death Notices: 06/06/2008 – Current Hockessin Community News (Hockessin, DE) Obituaries: 06/04/2008 – Current Death Notices: 06/12/2008 – Current Middletown Transcript (Middletown, DE) Obituaries: 06/04/2008 – Current Death Notices: 06/11/2008 – Current Illinois Benton... (Read More)

GenealogyBank.com adding more content for 16 states

GenealogyBank.com is adding 8,122 back issues — newspapers from 16 states – filling in gaps; 12 new titles. This new content will go live on GenealogyBank.com this week. New titles are indicated by an asterisk * Berkeley, CA. Grito. 1 Issue. 6/1/1970Los Angeles, CA. Amigo del Pueblo* 1 Issue. 1861-11-30Los Angeles, CA. Clamor Publico.... (Read More)