Online Resource of the Month

Heritage Quest Online combines digital, searchable images of the 1790 – 1930 U.S. federal census with more than 20,000 book titles, including nearly 8,000 family histories and over 12,000 local histories. Additionally, there are more than 250 primary-source documents such as tax lists, city directories, probate records, and more. The database also includes the Periodical Source Index (PERSI) which covers more than 6,300 genealogy and history periodicals written in English and French (Canada) since 1800. There are other valuable collections such as the Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files, which identifies more than 80,000 American military, naval, and marine officers and enlisted men.

This excellent resource is available in the library and from home with your library card.  Just click on the 24/7 Library link under Reference on the library homepage.  Check it out today!

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