July Update: GenealogyBank Just Added New Content from 51 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 from 51 newspaper titles, vastly increasing our content coverage from coast to coast.

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

  • A total of 51 titles from 27 states and 1 national title
  • 20 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 11,000 newspapers, click here.

StateCityTitleYears of CoverageIssues AddedCollection
AlabamaTallasseeElmore County Living New!06/06/2017 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AlabamaAlexander CityLake Magazine New!05/05/2019 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AlabamaAlexander CityLake Martin Living New!07/13/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AlabamaDemopolisBlackbelt Gazette New!05/25/2017 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AlaskaEagle RiverChugiak-Eagle River Star New!03/22/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AlaskaHomerHomer Tribune New!05/31/2019 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
AlaskaAnchorageAlaska Journal of Commerce New!02/19/2005 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
CaliforniaSacramentoSacramento Bee12/23/1868 – 12/01/19473Newspaper Archives
CaliforniaSan Luis ObispoMorning Tribune New!05/01/1888 – 05/31/19073467Newspaper Archives
ConnecticutNew LondonConnecticut Gazette01/04/1826 – 12/27/182638Newspaper Archives
ConnecticutNew BritainNew Britain herald10/04/1921 – 04/30/1926808Newspaper Archives
FloridaMiamiNuevo Herald03/31/1983 – 03/31/19831Newspaper Archives
GeorgiaColumbusColumbus Ledger07/01/1942 – 06/30/19523227Newspaper Archives
GeorgiaMaconMacon Telegraph01/16/1885 – 03/20/188826Newspaper Archives
IllinoisChicagoChicago Daily Times10/01/1866 – 12/31/186676Newspaper Archives
IllinoisChicagoChicago Sun-Times01/02/1940 – 12/31/19503682Newspaper Archives
IllinoisCarbondaleWeekend Times New!09/23/2017 – 07/07/2018Recent Obituaries
IllinoisChicagoN’DIGO New!07/07/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IllinoisChicagoChicago Sun New!12/04/1941 – 01/31/19482245Newspaper Archives
IndianaSouth BendNotre Dame Insider New!05/08/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IndianaPaoliPaoli News-Republican New!01/04/2005 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IndianaSpencerSpencer Evening World New!10/17/2018 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IndianaFrench LickSprings Valley Herald New!11/20/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IowaCouncil BluffsDaily Nonpareil05/28/1964 – 05/28/19641Newspaper Archives
MassachusettsGreenfieldFranklin Herald01/04/1814 – 12/26/1815103Newspaper Archives
MassachusettsBostonIndependent Chronicle01/02/1794 – 12/28/1797415Newspaper Archives
MichiganAdrianDaily Telegram06/30/1934 – 06/29/19443075Newspaper Archives
MississippiBiloxiSun Herald02/25/1991 – 02/25/19911Newspaper Archives
MissouriKansas CityKansas City Times05/01/1898 – 06/30/189861Newspaper Archives
NationalNationalCE Think Tank Newswire: English New!05/24/2019 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New HampshireKeeneNew Hampshire Sentinel08/01/1807 – 12/26/180722Newspaper Archives
New JerseyJersey CityJersey Journal06/23/1960 – 06/23/19601Newspaper Archives
New MexicoAlbuquerqueAlbuquerque Morning Democrat01/01/1897 – 06/29/1897150Newspaper Archives
New YorkGreenvilleGreenville Pioneer New!05/11/2018 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
North CarolinaCharlotteCharlotte Observer11/02/1937 – 12/26/193994Newspaper Archives
North CarolinaDurhamDurham Morning Herald01/16/1964 – 01/31/196416Newspaper Archives
North CarolinaDurhamDurham Sun01/16/1964 – 01/31/196414Newspaper Archives
North CarolinaCreedmoorButner-Creedmoor News New!03/12/2019 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
North CarolinaWake ForestWake Forest Weekly New!03/15/2019 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
OhioColumbusColumbus Dispatch06/04/1944 – 06/04/19441Newspaper Archives
PennsylvaniaErieErie Times-News12/28/1888 – 12/24/1918123Newspaper Archives
South DakotaAberdeenAberdeen Daily News03/06/1952 – 08/11/197533Newspaper Archives
TexasLaredoLaredo Times07/01/1954 – 12/31/1956783Newspaper Archives
UtahSalt Lake CitySemi-Weekly Telegraph10/30/1865 – 11/02/18652Newspaper Archives
VermontDanvilleNorth Star01/03/1819 – 12/28/182089Newspaper Archives
VirginiaRichmondRichmond Times Dispatch03/22/1986 – 12/31/1986154Newspaper Archives
VirginiaNorfolkVirginian-Pilot, The: Blogs New!12/04/2006 – 05/20/2019Recent Obituaries
WashingtonTacomaTacoma Daily Ledger09/30/1883 – 11/30/193084Newspaper Archives
WashingtonTacomaTacoma Daily News06/29/1892 – 12/31/190679Newspaper Archives
WisconsinMilwaukeeMilwaukee Journal02/21/1884 – 07/31/1943181Newspaper Archives
WisconsinMilwaukeeMilwaukee Journal Sentinel10/26/1997 – 10/26/201027Newspaper Archives

Genealogy Tip: One of the ways to take advantage of the fact that GenealogyBank is always adding new content is to use a feature on the newspapers’ search results page that lets you search just on the content added since a certain time. With this feature, found along the left-hand side of the search results page, you can search only on the newest content – even newspaper articles GenealogyBank added within the past week!

A screenshot of GenealogyBank’s search results page showing the feature allowing you to search only on newly-added content

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

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.