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)

Old Newspapers from 24 States go online

GenealogyBank adds content from 63 newspapers – from 24 States – 3.7 million records go online. In a major upload GenealogyBank has expanded its coverage adding long runs of historical newspapers – 22,963 issues from 63 newspapers act – from 24 States.Here’s the list: AlaskaJuneau. Daily Record-Miner. 42 issues. 10/7/1906 to 12/30/1906ArkansasJonesboro. Jonesboro Evening... (Read More)

Best source for old newspapers online

GenealogyBank is the best source for early US newspapers on the planet. Last week I wrote about digging in GenealogyBank and finding articles about my early American ancestors in Maine. I had found family death and marriage announcements – this week I kept digging for more information about William Garcelon (1763-1851) his wife Maria... (Read More)

Wow – I love GenealogyBank.

We routinely hear from genealogists telling about their success – “Wow, look what I found!” We really love to hear those stories and today it is my turn. Last week I was stunned to find that one of my cousins had posted early photographs of our family online. There they were – the actual... (Read More)