Dearborn Public Library

Geneaology

Featured Resources

Ancestry Library Edition
It has unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada and other areas.

Historical Newspapers – Detroit Free press
This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.  Coverage 1831-1999.

Michigan eLibrary Resources

MyHeritage
MyHeritage Library Edition is one of the largest, most internationally diverse genealogy databases of its kind.  Access to billions of historical documents, millions of historical photos and other resources in thousands of databases that span the past five centuries.

Web Resources

Ancestor Roots Information: A to Z

Britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Cyndi’s List
A catagorized and cross-referenced index to genealogical resources on the internet.

Dearborn Genealogical Society

Detroit Public Library
click on “special collections”—this includes the Burton Historical Society

Ellis Island On-line
Access to immigration records from Ellis Island New York.

Family Search
Access to the genealogical resources gathered by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Genforum.com

Global Genealogy & Family History Research Library Guide

Henryford.org
Benson Ford Research Center

Library of Michigan Genealogy Resources
Information about the Library of Michigan’s extensive genealogy resources.

Michigan County Histories and Atlases
Searchable county histories and atlases published before 1923.

Pgsm.org

Rootsweb
A free genealogy community to help people research their family history.

USGenWeb
Genealogy websites in every county and every state of the United States.

Western Wayne County Genealogical Society 

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