March Update: GenealogyBank Just Added 34 Million More Records!

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 34 million more U.S. genealogy records, 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 24 newspaper titles from 14 U.S. states
  • 9 of these titles are newspapers added to GenealogyBank for the first time
  • We’ve shown the newspaper issue date ranges so that you can determine if the newly added content is relevant to your personal genealogy research

To see our newspaper archives’ complete title lists, click here.

State City Title Coverage Added Collection
ArkansasLittle RockArkansas Gazette05/01/1908 – 11/13/1945Newspaper Archives
CaliforniaRiversideRiverside Daily Press04/01/1940 – 06/29/1940Newspaper Archives
CaliforniaSan FranciscoSan Francisco Chronicle10/18/1903 – 10/18/1903Newspaper Archives
CaliforniaSan FranciscoSan Francisco Chronicle: Web Edition Articles New!01/17/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ConnecticutDanburyNews-Times, The: Web Edition Articles New!01/10/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IdahoLewistonLewiston Tribune08/01/1974 – 09/21/1975Newspaper Archives
KentuckyLexingtonLexington Leader03/12/1977 – 03/12/1977Newspaper Archives
LouisianaNew OrleansNew Orleans Item12/25/1922 – 01/01/1923Newspaper Archives
LouisianaNew OrleansNew Orleans States-Item06/09/1970 – 05/31/1979Newspaper Archives
New JerseyJersey CityJersey Journal09/12/1917 – 12/31/1971Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkNew-York Gazette02/21/1766 – 02/21/1766Newspaper Archives
New YorkAlbanyTimes Union, The: Web Edition Articles New!01/22/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
OhioClevelandPlain Dealer05/18/1902 – 05/18/1902Newspaper Archives
OhioHarrisonHarrison Press New!09/21/2014 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
South CarolinaCharlestonCharleston News and Courier02/14/1954 – 09/30/1969Newspaper Archives
South CarolinaCharlestonEvening Post04/08/1976 – 04/09/1976Newspaper Archives
TennesseeMemphisCommercial Appeal10/05/1969 – 10/12/1969Newspaper Archives
TexasHoustonHouston Chronicle12/30/1906 – 11/15/1922Newspaper Archives
TexasHoustonCypress Creek Mirror: Champions-Klein Edition New!06/27/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
TexasBeaumontBeaumont Enterprise, The: Web Edition Articles New!01/07/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
TexasHoustonHouston Chronicle: Web Edition Articles New!01/23/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
WashingtonSeattleCity Living Seattle New!07/25/2001 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
WashingtonSeattleQueen Anne & Magnolia News New!07/25/2001 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
WisconsinMilwaukeeMilwaukee Journal-Sentinel03/21/1928 – 02/14/1965Newspaper Archives

Genealogy Tip: One of the ways to take advantage of the fact that Genealogy 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:

screenshot of GenealogyBank's newspaper search page

GenealogyBank adds millions of new records monthly, 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.