Top Genealogy Websites: Arkansas Genealogy Resources for Records

Are you researching your family roots in Arkansas? Here are some good resources for Arkansas genealogy information online—GenealogyBank and vital records put up by the state itself, as well as FamilySearch—to help with your family history research in “The Natural State.” GenealogyBank has an extensive collection of Arkansas newspapers online from 1819 to Today.... (Read More)

Search More than 75 Arkansas Newspapers Online!

GenealogyBank adds new content to its online historical newspaper archives daily. We now have more than 75 online newspapers from Arkansas. That’s a lot of newspaper articles to help with your family history research in “The Natural State.” Our Arkansas archives include both old and recent newspaper titles, dating from the 1800s up to... (Read More)

New Titles Coming to Our U.S. Newspaper Archives Soon!

GenealogyBank adds more content to our online archives daily—including newspaper titles new to our collection. Here is an advance peek at some of the newspapers that will be added to our rapidly growing U.S. newspaper obituaries collection in the weeks ahead, making millions more genealogy records available for your family history research. Our new... (Read More)

German Language Newspapers 1750-1898

GenealogyBank has over 3,800 newspapers – including titles in German. (Lancaster, PA: Neue Unpartheyische Lancaster Zeitung – 6 Aug 1788). GenealogyBank has 28 German-American newspapers that were published from 1750-1898 – in 6 States. You may click on the links to begin searching each newspaper immediately. MarylandFrankfort. Bartgis’s Marylandische Zeitung. 1 issue. 1789-02-18 to... (Read More)

Mora Evelyn Boone (1901-2008) world’s oldest genealogist

Mora Evelyn Boone (1901-2008) has passed away.She was the nation’s and probably the world’s oldest genealogist. Her great-granddaughter Alice Boone wrote about her life on their online site at: Ben and Alice. She describes an indomitable woman who was beloved by her family and added that despite her age, “She was an enthusiastic Internet... (Read More)

More newspapers go online

GenealogyBank adds 17 newspapers – from 10 States to America’s Obituaries Section That section now has 1,161 newspapers!Here is the list of the new titles added: AlabamaDaily Mountain Eagle (Jasper, AL) Obituaries: 01/30/1998 – Current Death Notices: 01/22/1998 – CurrentArkansasBenton Courier, The (Benton, AR) Obituaries: 05/14/2008 – Current Death Notices: 05/08/2008 – CurrentCarlisle Independent... (Read More)

German American newspapers online

GenealogyBank has more than 3,500 newspapers online. These newspapers are from all 50 States and run from the 1600s to today. While most are in English – we do have newspapers in German, French, Spanish, Japanese and Shawnee. It’s a great day for genealogy!Es ist ein großer Tag für Genealogie!Here is the list of... (Read More)