Genealogy

Databases:

 Ancestry Library Edition: Access ended on 11/30/2018.  It has been replaced by MyHeritage Library Edition.

 


HeritageQuest Online: Access ended on 11/30/2018.  It has been replaced by MyHeritage Library Edition.

 


MyHeritage Library Edition: One of the largest, most internationally diverse genealogy databases of its kind in the world. It includes billions of historical documents from over 48 countries, millions of historical photos, public records, indexes and additional resources.

 


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Selected Websites:

  • DPLA Family Research– how to get started with family research in DPLA as well as collection highlights such as yearbooks, letters, newspapers, military records, and more
  • FamilySearch—Comprehensive database of free family history, family tree and genealogy records in the world, courtesy of the LDS Church
  • Find a Grave– locate millions of cemetery and grave records throughout the world.
  • National Archives (NARA)– Acquire copies of military, passport, immigration, census, and naturalization records
  • USGenWeb Project– Links to all the state genealogy websites which provide gateways to county sites

Minnesota Genealogy

Foreign Country & Immigration Sites


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