Local History Division Online Databases

*  1940 Census - Information about the 1940 Census, which will be released on April 2, 2012

*  American Ancestors - New England Historic Genealogical Society

*  Ancestry Plus - Find Your Ancestors Now!

*  Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)

*  Digital Sanborn New York  - Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970 

*  Familysearch - LDS web site for genealogy

*  FindMyPast - Search over 1.5 billion British family history records

*  HeritageQuest Online - Research family history & American culture

*  Historic Map Works Library Edition  - A high quality, full color collection of historic maps.

*  Life Records Database - Birth, death, & marriage indexes from City of Rochester newspapers

*  Mapping the Freedmen's Bureau - A site devoted to the places that affected the newly freed survivors of slavery.

*  MCLS Local History & Genealogy Links - the library’s web page, with more links

*  Monroe County Marriages, 1908-1935 - the city and the towns

*  Mocavo - free genealogy search engine, providing access to content on the web

*  NewEnglandAncestors.org - see American Ancestors (above)

*  New York Heritage - Digital Collections - statewide cooperative digital exhibits

*  New York History - The New York State Historical Association’s quarterly journal devoted entirely to the history of New York State.

*  NYC Naturalizations - searchable indexes

*  NYC Vital Records - searchable indexes

*  Our Black Ancestry - dedicated to providing information and services that help people explore and appreciate African American family history and culture

*  Rochester Genealogical Society - Church Records - see web page for description

*  www.fultonhistory.com - Historical Photos and Newspapers from NY State

*  Rochester City Directories Online - 1827 to 1930

*  Rootsweb - major genealogy web site

*  World Vital Records - Billions of genealogical and family history records available through an ever-growing collection of diverse databases, all on one site. This is a limited time trial--ends May 23, 2014. Please help us evaluate this resource by completing this survey.


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