Local History & Genealogy Division Online Databases

*  American Ancestors - New England Historic Genealogical Society

*  Ancestry.com (Library Edition) - 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 2 billion family history records from the United Kingdom & around the world.

*  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 Homepage - links to resources and the library catalog

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

*  New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1935 (including Monroe County) - the city and the towns

*  New York Heritage - Digital Collections - statewide cooperative digital newspapers & 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

*  NYS Death Index - searchable indexes, 1880-1956

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

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

*  FultonHistory.com - Digitized newspapers

*  Rochester City Directories Online - 1827 to 1946

*  Rootsweb - major genealogy web site

 


 
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