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
Arkansas Little Rock Arkansas Gazette 05/01/1908 – 11/13/1945 Newspaper Archives
California Riverside Riverside Daily Press 04/01/1940 – 06/29/1940 Newspaper Archives
California San Francisco San Francisco Chronicle 10/18/1903 – 10/18/1903 Newspaper Archives
California San Francisco San Francisco Chronicle: Web Edition Articles New! 01/17/2016 – Current Recent Obituaries
Connecticut Danbury News-Times, The: Web Edition Articles New! 01/10/2016 – Current Recent Obituaries
Idaho Lewiston Lewiston Tribune 08/01/1974 – 09/21/1975 Newspaper Archives
Kentucky Lexington Lexington Leader 03/12/1977 – 03/12/1977 Newspaper Archives
Louisiana New Orleans New Orleans Item 12/25/1922 – 01/01/1923 Newspaper Archives
Louisiana New Orleans New Orleans States-Item 06/09/1970 – 05/31/1979 Newspaper Archives
New Jersey Jersey City Jersey Journal 09/12/1917 – 12/31/1971 Newspaper Archives
New York New York New-York Gazette 02/21/1766 – 02/21/1766 Newspaper Archives
New York Albany Times Union, The: Web Edition Articles New! 01/22/2016 – Current Recent Obituaries
Ohio Cleveland Plain Dealer 05/18/1902 – 05/18/1902 Newspaper Archives
Ohio Harrison Harrison Press New! 09/21/2014 – Current Recent Obituaries
South Carolina Charleston Charleston News and Courier 02/14/1954 – 09/30/1969 Newspaper Archives
South Carolina Charleston Evening Post 04/08/1976 – 04/09/1976 Newspaper Archives
Tennessee Memphis Commercial Appeal 10/05/1969 – 10/12/1969 Newspaper Archives
Texas Houston Houston Chronicle 12/30/1906 – 11/15/1922 Newspaper Archives
Texas Houston Cypress Creek Mirror: Champions-Klein Edition New! 06/27/2012 – Current Recent Obituaries
Texas Beaumont Beaumont Enterprise, The: Web Edition Articles New! 01/07/2016 – Current Recent Obituaries
Texas Houston Houston Chronicle: Web Edition Articles New! 01/23/2016 – Current Recent Obituaries
Washington Seattle City Living Seattle New! 07/25/2001 – Current Recent Obituaries
Washington Seattle Queen Anne & Magnolia News New! 07/25/2001 – Current Recent Obituaries
Wisconsin Milwaukee Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel 03/21/1928 – 02/14/1965 Newspaper 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!

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