May Update: GenealogyBank Just Added New Content from 41 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 41 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 41 titles from 22 states, Puerto Rico, and 1 national title
  • 28 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 9,000 newspapers, click here.

StateCityTitleYears of CoverageIssues AddedCollection
AlabamaState-Wide Countyal.com: Blogs New!01/15/2007 – 02/22/2018Recent Obituaries
AlabamaBirminghamProgressive farmer and southern farm gazette New!01/08/1910 – 12/24/191047Newspaper Archives
ArkansasNewportNewport daily independent New!10/10/1913 – 02/24/1919621Newspaper Archives
ConnecticutNew BritainNew Britain herald New!11/01/1922 – 08/30/1924564Newspaper Archives
FloridaBradentonBradenton Herald01/01/1931 – 12/31/19403125Newspaper Archives
FloridaBoca RatonJewish Journal: North Palm Beach New!04/10/2019 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
FloridaBoca RatonJewish Journal: South Palm Beach New!04/10/2019 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
GeorgiaColumbusColumbus Weekly Enquirer02/20/1839 – 01/16/18724Newspaper Archives
GeorgiaMaconGeorgia Messenger04/21/1823 – 02/25/18363Newspaper Archives
GeorgiaSavannahMorning news New!04/14/1887 – 05/31/1889779Newspaper Archives
GeorgiaSavannahSavannah Morning News New!07/01/1886 – 04/13/1887287Newspaper Archives
IdahoBlackfootBingham County Chronicle New!03/15/2019 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IdahoJeromeJerome County times New!02/20/1919 – 02/12/192052Newspaper Archives
IndianaIndianapolisIndianapolis journal05/01/1886 – 02/28/1899921Newspaper Archives
IowaCouncil BluffsDaily Nonpareil12/31/1872 – 12/31/1964405Newspaper Archives
KentuckyLexingtonLexington Herald04/30/1930 – 04/30/19301Newspaper Archives
KentuckyLexingtonLexington Leader08/31/1906 – 08/31/19061Newspaper Archives
LouisianaNew OrleansTimes-Picayune, The: Blogs New!10/05/2007 – 11/17/2018Recent Obituaries
MichiganDetroitDetroit Times03/30/1916 – 12/21/1917517Newspaper Archives
MichiganDetroitDetroit News, The: Blogs New!10/30/2003 – 07/08/2016Recent Obituaries
MinnesotaSt. PaulAnti-monopolist New!10/01/1874 – 12/12/1878209Newspaper Archives
MinnesotaNiningerEmigrant aid journal of Minnesota New!12/01/1856 – 05/05/185831Newspaper Archives
MinnesotaSaint PaulRepresentative New!04/19/1893 – 11/28/1901434Newspaper Archives
NationalNationalProPublica New!03/11/2010 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
NebraskaOmahaOmaha morning bee New!04/01/1922 – 12/03/1922173Newspaper Archives
New HampshireState-Wide CountyNew Hampshire Business Review New!03/06/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New JerseyNewarknj.com: Blogs New!01/23/2008 – 02/07/2019Recent Obituaries
North CarolinaCharlotteCharlotte Observer02/01/1936 – 12/31/19453473Newspaper Archives
North CarolinaCharlotteCharlotte Semi-Weekly Observer03/14/1892 – 06/30/189232Newspaper Archives
North CarolinaDurhamDurham Morning Herald01/15/1911 – 01/15/19111Newspaper Archives
North CarolinaChapel HillChapel Hill Herald New!06/06/1988 – 12/31/19942172Newspaper Archives
North CarolinaChapel HillChapel Hill News New!03/01/1923 – 12/22/1933550Newspaper Archives
OregonAstoriaCoast Weekend New!02/19/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
PennsylvaniaErieErie Times-News06/12/1889 – 12/06/1889150Newspaper Archives
PennsylvaniaHarrisburgPatriot-News, The: Blogs New!07/20/2003 – 11/23/2018Recent Obituaries
PennsylvaniaCountyLehigh Valley Business New!12/04/2017 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Puerto RicoSan JuanBoleti’n mercantil de Puerto Rico New!09/06/1885 – 07/27/18981031Newspaper Archives
TexasCorpus ChristiCorpus Christi Times11/10/1948 – 10/31/19493Newspaper Archives
UtahPriceETV News New!02/18/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
WashingtonTacomaNews Tribune New!06/17/1918 – 12/31/199119783Newspaper Archives
WisconsinViroquaVernon County censor New!01/05/1910 – 12/27/1922672Newspaper 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!

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