April Update: GenealogyBank Just Added New Content for 369 Newspaper Titles!

Every day, GenealogyBank is working hard to digitize more newspapers and obituaries, expanding our collection to give you the largest newspaper archives for family history research available online. We just completed adding new content for 369 titles from 29 states and the District of Columbia, vastly increasing our content coverage from coast to coast!

A screenshot of GenealogyBank's home page showing the announcement of the new content added in April 2017

Here are some of the details about our most recent U.S. newspaper additions:

  • A total of 369 titles from 29 states and the District of Columbia
  • More than 250 of these titles are newspapers added to GenealogyBank for the first time
  • We’ve shown the newspaper issue date ranges in the list below so that you can determine if the newly added content is relevant to your personal genealogy research

To see our newspaper archives’ complete title list of more than 7,000 newspapers, click here.

Here is a sample of the content newly added in April. To see the complete list of all 369 April titles, click here.

State City Title Coverage Added Collection
Arizona Casa Grande Casa Grande Dispatch: Web Edition Articles New! 04/01/2010 – Current Recent Obituaries
Arkansas Little Rock Arkansas Democrat 09/01/1971 – 09/30/1971 Newspaper Archives
Arkansas Little Rock Arkansas Gazette 11/22/1913 – 11/22/1913 Newspaper Archives
California San Jose Mercury News, The: Web Edition Articles New! 04/01/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
California Santa Ana Orange County Register, The: Web Edition Articles New! 02/14/2006 – Current Recent Obituaries
Colorado Greeley Greeley Tribune New! 10/24/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Colorado Vail Vail Daily New! 09/28/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Connecticut New Canaan New Canaanite New! 02/06/2014 – Current Recent Obituaries
District Of Columbia Washington (DC) Washington Informer New! 08/03/2012 – Current Recent Obituaries
Illinois Rushville Rushville Journal and Military Tract Advertiser New! 10/17/1835 – 10/17/1835 Newspaper Archives
Indiana Indianapolis Workingman’s Map New! 07/08/1876 – 07/08/1876 Newspaper Archives
Iowa Dubuque Iowa News New! 12/07/1839 – 06/19/1841 Newspaper Archives
Iowa Keokuk Keokuk News-Letter and Lee County Register New! 07/18/1857 – 07/18/1857 Newspaper Archives
Louisiana New Orleans Telegraphe et le Commercial Advertiser 10/13/1807 – 04/15/1809 Newspaper Archives
Louisiana Donaldsonville Ascension Advocate New! 07/24/2014 – Current Recent Obituaries
Maine Scarborough Scarborough Leader New! 04/05/2012 – Current Recent Obituaries
Maine Limerick Maine Free-Will Baptist Repository New! 07/08/1843 – 06/01/1851 Newspaper Archives
Maryland Baltimore American and Commercial Daily Advertiser 01/20/1829 – 05/24/1842 Newspaper Archives
Maryland Baltimore Baltimore Price-Current 01/06/1821 – 07/31/1830 Newspaper Archives
Massachusetts Boston Congregationalist 12/20/1850 – 08/26/1864 Newspaper Archives
Massachusetts Millbury Millbury Patriot and Worcester County Workingmen’s Advocate New! 01/12/1831 – 01/25/1832 Newspaper Archives
Michigan Copper Harbor Lake Superior News and Miners’ Journal New! 07/11/1846 – 10/24/1846 Newspaper Archives
Michigan Detroit Western Home Journal New! 04/29/1876 – 09/09/1876 Newspaper Archives
Mississippi Union Newton County Appeal New! 03/06/2015 – Current Recent Obituaries
Missouri Kansas City Kansas City Star 05/08/1882 – 04/30/1946 Newspaper Archives
Missouri St. Louis Central Christian Advocate New! 05/04/1854 – 09/13/1876 Newspaper Archives
Nebraska Omaha Omaha World-Herald: Web Edition Articles New! 01/22/2013 – Current Recent Obituaries
New Hampshire New London Argus-Champion New! 09/10/2015 – Current Recent Obituaries
New Hampshire Concord New-England Baptist Register New! 02/28/1833 – 12/18/1844 Newspaper Archives
New Jersey Morristown MorristownGreen.com New! 05/21/2010 – Current Recent Obituaries
New Jersey Atlantic City Press of Atlantic City, The: Web Edition Articles New! 02/11/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
New Mexico Socorro Socorro Sun New! 05/07/1881 – 07/16/1881 Newspaper Archives
New York New York Church Journal 02/05/1853 – 04/25/1860 Newspaper Archives
New York New York Shipping and Commercial List and New-York Price Current 07/29/1817 – 04/05/1865 Newspaper Archives
Ohio St. Clairsville Belmont Chronicle, and Farmers, Mechanics and Manufacturers Advocate 01/07/1853 – 12/12/1895 Newspaper Archives
Ohio Cleveland Cleveland Leader 06/01/1858 – 08/31/1866 Newspaper Archives
Pennsylvania Philadelphia Gazette of the United States 11/03/1790 – 12/30/1800 Newspaper Archives
Pennsylvania Lewistown Mifflin County Gazette, and Farmers’ and Mechanics’ Journal New! 05/05/1849 – 10/23/1867 Newspaper Archives
Rhode Island Providence Manufacturers’ and Farmers’ Journal 05/13/1850 – 11/10/1864 Newspaper Archives
South Carolina Marion Merchant and Farmer New! 08/23/1876 – 08/23/1876 Newspaper Archives
Tennessee Collierville Collierville Herald New! 12/11/2013 – Current Recent Obituaries
Tennessee Knoxville Holston Christian Advocate New! 04/20/1852 – 05/31/1853 Newspaper Archives
Texas Dallas Advocate: Lakewood – East Dallas Edition New! 11/12/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Vermont Montpelier Christian Messenger 01/01/1874 – 07/31/1879 Newspaper Archives
Vermont Springfield Springfield Reporter New! 01/06/2016 – Current Recent Obituaries
Washington Seattle Seattle Daily Times 10/04/1909 – 10/04/1909 Newspaper Archives
Wisconsin Milwaukee Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel 12/04/1921 – 07/12/1926 Newspaper Archives
Wisconsin Madison Madison Daily Democrat 11/09/1872 – 09/01/1875 Newspaper Archives

Genealogy Tip: One of the ways to take advantage of the fact that GenealogyBank is constantly adding new content is to use a feature on the newspapers’ search box that lets you search just on the content added since a certain time:

A screenshot of GenealogyBank's newspaper search page showing the feature to search on recently-added content

GenealogyBank adds new content to its Historical Newspaper Archives monthly, so keep searching. And good luck with your family history research!

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