September Update: GenealogyBank Just Added New Content for 59 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 for 59 titles from 23 states, vastly increasing our content coverage from coast to coast!

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

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

  • A total of 59 titles from 23 states
  • 36 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 September.

StateCityTitleCoverage Added Issues Added Collection
AlabamaSelmaDaily Chattanooga Rebel11/21/1864 – 04/27/186511Newspaper Archives
ArizonaCliftonCopper Era New!05/02/2012 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ArizonaPhoenixWeekly Phoenix Herald01/26/1878 – 11/24/1898


370Newspaper Archives
ArizonaTombstoneDaily Tombstone03/21/1885 – 12/07/1886395Newspaper Archives
ArizonaTombstoneTombstone Daily Epitaph03/07/1882 – 12/01/1889


276Newspaper Archives
ArizonaTombstoneWeekly Tombstone Epitaph12/19/1881 – 12/24/1922


1549Newspaper Archives
ArkansasLeachvilleWorld’s cresset New!07/02/1903 – 12/26/1918691Newspaper Archives
CaliforniaSan FranciscoSan Francisco Examiner New!07/25/2017 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ConnecticutFairfieldFairfield Citizen News: Web Edition Articles New!01/01/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ConnecticutWestportWestport News: Web Edition Articles New!01/04/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
FloridaSebastianHometown News: Sebastian River Area New!02/13/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
FloridaVero BeachHometown News: Vero Beach New!02/13/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
GeorgiaAtlantaPresbyterian of the South :New!01/06/1909 – 12/27/1922670Newspaper Archives
GeorgiaGriffinDaily Chattanooga Rebel06/09/1864 – 09/17/186433Newspaper Archives
GeorgiaNewnanWinchester daily bulletin New!01/29/1863 – 06/20/186391Newspaper Archives
IllinoisCook CountyInside-Booster New!01/07/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
IllinoisPeoriaJournal Star01/01/1976 – 12/31/1992


2821Newspaper Archives
IllinoisSpringfieldState Journal-Register06/01/1987 – 06/30/19963257Newspaper Archives
KentuckyLexingtonLexington Herald04/30/1930 – 09/29/1948


3Newspaper Archives
KentuckyMaysvilleDaily public ledger New!04/06/1892 – 11/30/19125637Newspaper Archives
MarylandBaltimoreBaltimore Clipper New!11/11/1844 – 06/30/1866


862Newspaper Archives
MarylandBaltimoreBaltimore Commercial Journal, and Lyford’s Price-Current01/23/1847 – 12/08/1849133Newspaper Archives
MarylandBaltimoreDaily exchange New!02/22/1858 – 09/14/18611096Newspaper Archives
MarylandBaltimoreDer Deutsche correspondent New!01/01/1858 – 04/27/1918


16461Newspaper Archives
MarylandBaltimoreDer Deutsche correspondent New!01/02/1874 – 10/18/1912


520Newspaper Archives
MarylandBaltimorePilot and transcript New!05/05/1840 – 01/25/1841186Newspaper Archives
MarylandBel AirSouthern Aegis01/19/1861 – 12/29/1922


2479Newspaper Archives
MarylandCumberlandWeekly Civilian03/17/1859 – 12/28/1865344Newspaper Archives
MarylandElktonCecil Whig08/07/1841 – 12/25/1920


3797Newspaper Archives
MarylandHagerstownMaryland free press New!10/31/1862 – 06/18/1868


70Newspaper Archives
MarylandLeonardtownSaint Mary’s beacon New!09/05/1867 – 12/15/19212219Newspaper Archives
MarylandLeonardtownSt Mary’s beacon New!10/07/1852 – 04/16/1863


154Newspaper Archives
MarylandLeonardtownSt Mary’s gazette New!10/22/1863 – 08/29/1867152Newspaper Archives
MarylandPort TobaccoPort Tobacco times, and Charles County advertiser New!06/26/1845 – 11/07/1890


1078Newspaper Archives
MarylandThurmontCatoctin clarion New!03/04/1871 – 12/28/19222543Newspaper Archives
MarylandWestminsterDemocratic advocate New!11/30/1865 – 12/29/19222826Newspaper Archives
MichiganBay CityBay City Daily Tribune08/17/1890 – 09/30/1915


1650Newspaper Archives
MichiganBay CityBay City Times08/18/1890 – 10/31/189023Newspaper Archives
MichiganBay CityBay City Tribune New!01/02/1896 – 12/31/1912


1185Newspaper Archives
MichiganJacksonJackson News New!08/11/1918 – 04/30/19252187Newspaper Archives
MichiganSaginawSaginaw Courier-Herald New!01/05/1881 – 12/28/18991872Newspaper Archives
MichiganSaginawSaginaw Herald01/04/1876 – 06/19/1913


1469Newspaper Archives
MississippiJacksonJackson Daily News New!07/01/1919 – 04/30/1921378Newspaper Archives
New JerseyEgg Harbor CityPilot New!04/02/1840 – 05/02/184020Newspaper Archives
New JerseyNewarkNewark Star-Ledger03/11/1947 – 03/20/194710Newspaper Archives
New YorkNew YorkAmerican Baptist New!04/10/1903 – 12/23/190437Newspaper Archives
North CarolinaRocky MountRocky Mount Telegram: Web Edition Articles New!12/16/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
OhioColumbusColumbus Dispatch11/22/1954 – 11/22/19541Newspaper Archives
OregonPortlandOregon Journal03/11/1902 – 12/31/1922


6170Newspaper Archives
PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaPublic Ledger New!03/05/1866 – 12/31/18835453Newspaper Archives
South CarolinaColumbiaState01/02/1909 – 09/30/1991


9359Newspaper Archives
South CarolinaKingstreeNews New!02/09/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
TennesseeChattanoogaChattanooga Daily Rebel08/09/1862 – 11/29/1863214Newspaper Archives
TennesseeKnoxvilleKnoxville daily chronicle New!05/11/1870 – 12/31/18822007Newspaper Archives
TennesseeMemphisCommercial Appeal01/01/1857 – 12/30/18857951Newspaper Archives
TexasCorpus ChristiCorpus Christi Caller-Times10/12/1958 – 11/15/19702746Newspaper Archives
TexasDripping SpringsDripping Springs Century-News New!07/07/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
TexasLake DallasLake Cities Sun New!09/03/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
TexasWimberleyWimberley View New!07/07/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
WashingtonTacomaTacoma Daily Ledger05/06/1951 – 12/31/1962


797Newspaper Archives
WisconsinMilwaukeeMilwaukee Journal-Sentinel10/11/1948 – 03/31/1963


21Newspaper Archives

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 newspaper 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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