November Update: GenealogyBank Just Added New Content from 17 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 17 newspaper titles, vastly increasing our content coverage from coast to coast!

A screenshot of GenealogyBank's homepage showing the announcement for new content added in November 2017

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

  • A total of 17 titles from 13 states
  • 6 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 the complete title list of the content newly added in November.

State City Title Coverage Added Issues Added Collection
Arizona Tucson Tucson Citizen New! 01/05/1999 – 05/15/2009 Recent Obituaries
California Oakhurst Sierra Star: Web Edition Articles New! 06/03/2013 – Current Recent Obituaries
Illinois Peoria Journal Star 05/12/1976 – 05/04/1990

 

1710 Newspaper Archives
Illinois Springfield State Journal-Register 12/11/1987 – 02/15/2002

 

1313 Newspaper Archives
Kentucky Lexington Lexington Herald 12/29/1943 – 08/03/1978

 

6 Newspaper Archives
Michigan Jackson Jackson News 09/01/1920 – 12/31/1920 119 Newspaper Archives
Michigan Kalamazoo Kalamazoo Gazette 11/23/1877 – 11/23/1877 1 Newspaper Archives
Missouri Kansas City Kansas City Star 07/01/1910 – 11/30/1910 150 Newspaper Archives
Montana Butte Butte Weekly New! 05/10/2017 – Current Recent Obituaries
New Jersey Newark Newark Star-Ledger 08/01/1945 – 07/31/1949 1317 Newspaper Archives
North Carolina Charlotte Charlotte Observer 03/20/1927 – 03/20/1927 1 Newspaper Archives
Pennsylvania Levittown, Bristol, Langhorne Bucks County Courier Times: Web Edition Articles New! 12/27/2010 – Current Recent Obituaries
Pennsylvania Washington Observer-Reporter 03/03/1969 – 08/31/1970 385 Newspaper Archives
South Carolina Columbia State 04/01/1913 – 04/30/1953

 

4501 Newspaper Archives
Tennessee Brentwood Brentwood Home Page New! 08/11/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Texas Corpus Christi Corpus Christi Caller-Times 07/16/1967 – 09/15/1972 674 Newspaper Archives
Texas Quitman, Mineola Wood County Monitor New! 09/07/2017 – Current Recent Obituaries

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 search page showing the feature allowing you to search only on newly-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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