October Update: GenealogyBank Just Added New Content from 26 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 26 newspaper titles, vastly increasing our content coverage from coast to coast!

A screenshot of GenealogyBank's home page showing the announcement for new content added in October 2017

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

  • A total of 26 titles from 16 states
  • 16 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 October.

StateCityTitleCoverage Added Issues Added Collection
ColoradoDenverDenverite New!06/21/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IllinoisPark ForesteNews Park Forest New!12/28/2006 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IllinoisPeoriaJournal Star05/12/1976 – 05/04/1990

 

1710Newspaper Archives
IllinoisSpringfieldState Journal-Register12/11/1987 – 02/15/2002

 

1313Newspaper Archives
KentuckyLexingtonLexington Herald12/29/1943 – 08/03/1978

 

6Newspaper Archives
MassachusettsBostonNewBostonPost New!10/01/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MichiganJacksonJackson News09/01/1920 – 12/31/1920119Newspaper Archives
MichiganKalamazooKalamazoo Gazette11/23/1877 – 11/23/18771Newspaper Archives
MissouriKansas CityKansas City Star07/01/1910 – 11/30/1910150Newspaper Archives
MissouriMansfieldMansfield Mirror New!08/11/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New HampshireExeterNews-Letter New!11/23/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New JerseyNewarkNewark Star-Ledger08/01/1945 – 07/31/19491317Newspaper Archives
New MexicoTucumcariQuay County Sun New!02/11/2003 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New YorkBuffaloBuffalo News, The: Web Edition Articles New!07/21/2017 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New YorkNew PaltzNew Paltz Times New!01/05/2017 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
North CarolinaCharlotteCharlotte Observer03/20/1927 – 03/20/19271Newspaper Archives
North CarolinaStatewide CountyNorth State Journal New!08/18/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
PennsylvaniaWashingtonObserver-Reporter New!03/03/1969 – 08/31/1970385Newspaper Archives
South CarolinaColumbiaState04/01/1913 – 04/30/1953

 

4501Newspaper Archives
South CarolinaPickens, EasleySentinel-Progress New!01/17/2017 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
South DakotaWatertownWatertown Public Opinion New!08/31/1999 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
TennesseeFranklinFranklin Home Page New!07/31/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
TennesseeNolensvilleNolensville Home Page New!09/23/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
TennesseeSpring HillSpring Hill Home Page New!06/29/2014 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
TexasCorpus ChristiCorpus Christi Caller-Times07/16/1967 – 09/15/1972674Newspaper Archives
TexasHoustonHouston Defender New!07/18/2016 – CurrentRecent 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 on newly-added content only

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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