GenealogyBank.com adds 14 newspapers from states – Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Indiana, North Carolina

GenealogyBank.com adds 14 newspapers from 5 states – Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Indiana, North Carolina Daily World, The (Helena, West Helena, AR) Obituaries: 06/26/2008 – CurrentDeath Notices: 05/27/2008 – CurrentHope Star (Hope, AR) Obituaries: 10/20/2008 – Current Death Notices: 11/18/2008 – CurrentApache Junction-Gold Canyon Independent (Apache Junction, AZ)Obituaries: 07/01/2008 – CurrentDeath Notices: 11/13/2007 – Current... (Read More)

Possible Avery Family Artifact dating from 1689-1702 Found

313-year-old English silver sixpence, likely once owned by Rev. John Avery (1685/6-1754) found in Truro, Massachusetts. The coin dates from 1689-1702 The Boston Globe is reporting this unusual find of an early British coin found by Truro resident Peter Burgess while working in his garden. “At first, I wasn’t sure what it was,” said... (Read More)

NY Student History Research Contest Deadline Approaching

New York State Archives Sponsors 19th Annual Student Research Contest Albany, NY This is a terrific opportunity to encourage students to use historical records.The deadline for the contest is July 1st. Awards go to individual students and to class projects. GenealogyBank.com has over 300 New York (1719-Today) newspapers. Click here to search all New... (Read More)

32 Million immigrants will see their record status changed to permanent in Wednesday Signing Ceremony

Signing Ceremony Permits 32 Million Alien Files to Become Permanent Records at the National Archives – A Genealogy Goldmine. Adrienne Thomas, Acting Archivist of the United States and Gregory Smith, Associate Director, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will hold a joint signing ceremony between the National Archives and the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services... (Read More)

Today in History

With GenealogyBank.com you may search what happened on every day in history and see what was happening the day your ancestors arrived in America – the day they married or the day they died. Search the over 3,800 newspapers from all 50 States – from 1690 to Today. Whether you want to see the... (Read More)

GenealogyBank.com – Special Offer

GenealogyBank.com – Special OfferStart your 30-day introductory trial on GenealogyBank.comGet 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 find... (Read More)