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
ArizonaCasa GrandeCasa Grande Dispatch: Web Edition Articles New!04/01/2010 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ArkansasLittle RockArkansas Democrat09/01/1971 – 09/30/1971Newspaper Archives
ArkansasLittle RockArkansas Gazette11/22/1913 – 11/22/1913Newspaper Archives
CaliforniaSan JoseMercury News, The: Web Edition Articles New!04/01/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
CaliforniaSanta AnaOrange County Register, The: Web Edition Articles New!02/14/2006 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ColoradoGreeleyGreeley Tribune New!10/24/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ColoradoVailVail Daily New!09/28/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ConnecticutNew CanaanNew Canaanite New!02/06/2014 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
District Of ColumbiaWashington (DC)Washington Informer New!08/03/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IllinoisRushvilleRushville Journal and Military Tract Advertiser New!10/17/1835 – 10/17/1835Newspaper Archives
IndianaIndianapolisWorkingman’s Map New!07/08/1876 – 07/08/1876Newspaper Archives
IowaDubuqueIowa News New!12/07/1839 – 06/19/1841Newspaper Archives
IowaKeokukKeokuk News-Letter and Lee County Register New!07/18/1857 – 07/18/1857Newspaper Archives
LouisianaNew OrleansTelegraphe et le Commercial Advertiser10/13/1807 – 04/15/1809Newspaper Archives
LouisianaDonaldsonvilleAscension Advocate New!07/24/2014 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MaineScarboroughScarborough Leader New!04/05/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MaineLimerickMaine Free-Will Baptist Repository New!07/08/1843 – 06/01/1851Newspaper Archives
MarylandBaltimoreAmerican and Commercial Daily Advertiser01/20/1829 – 05/24/1842Newspaper Archives
MarylandBaltimoreBaltimore Price-Current01/06/1821 – 07/31/1830Newspaper Archives
MassachusettsBostonCongregationalist12/20/1850 – 08/26/1864Newspaper Archives
MassachusettsMillburyMillbury Patriot and Worcester County Workingmen’s Advocate New!01/12/1831 – 01/25/1832Newspaper Archives
MichiganCopper HarborLake Superior News and Miners’ Journal New!07/11/1846 – 10/24/1846Newspaper Archives
MichiganDetroitWestern Home Journal New!04/29/1876 – 09/09/1876Newspaper Archives
MississippiUnionNewton County Appeal New!03/06/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MissouriKansas CityKansas City Star05/08/1882 – 04/30/1946Newspaper Archives
MissouriSt. LouisCentral Christian Advocate New!05/04/1854 – 09/13/1876Newspaper Archives
NebraskaOmahaOmaha World-Herald: Web Edition Articles New!01/22/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New HampshireNew LondonArgus-Champion New!09/10/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New HampshireConcordNew-England Baptist Register New!02/28/1833 – 12/18/1844Newspaper Archives
New JerseyMorristownMorristownGreen.com New!05/21/2010 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New JerseyAtlantic CityPress of Atlantic City, The: Web Edition Articles New!02/11/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New MexicoSocorroSocorro Sun New!05/07/1881 – 07/16/1881Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkChurch Journal02/05/1853 – 04/25/1860Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkShipping and Commercial List and New-York Price Current07/29/1817 – 04/05/1865Newspaper Archives
OhioSt. ClairsvilleBelmont Chronicle, and Farmers, Mechanics and Manufacturers Advocate01/07/1853 – 12/12/1895Newspaper Archives
OhioClevelandCleveland Leader06/01/1858 – 08/31/1866Newspaper Archives
PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaGazette of the United States11/03/1790 – 12/30/1800Newspaper Archives
PennsylvaniaLewistownMifflin County Gazette, and Farmers’ and Mechanics’ Journal New!05/05/1849 – 10/23/1867Newspaper Archives
Rhode IslandProvidenceManufacturers’ and Farmers’ Journal05/13/1850 – 11/10/1864Newspaper Archives
South CarolinaMarionMerchant and Farmer New!08/23/1876 – 08/23/1876Newspaper Archives
TennesseeColliervilleCollierville Herald New!12/11/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
TennesseeKnoxvilleHolston Christian Advocate New!04/20/1852 – 05/31/1853Newspaper Archives
TexasDallasAdvocate: Lakewood – East Dallas Edition New!11/12/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
VermontMontpelierChristian Messenger01/01/1874 – 07/31/1879Newspaper Archives
VermontSpringfieldSpringfield Reporter New!01/06/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
WashingtonSeattleSeattle Daily Times10/04/1909 – 10/04/1909Newspaper Archives
WisconsinMilwaukeeMilwaukee Journal-Sentinel12/04/1921 – 07/12/1926Newspaper Archives
WisconsinMadisonMadison Daily Democrat11/09/1872 – 09/01/1875Newspaper 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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