Genealogy Databases
 

Ancestry

  • The world’s largest online family history resource
  • Provides access to historical documents, historical photos, local narratives, oral histories, indexes, and other resources over a timespan ranging from the 1500s to the 2000s
  • Access to this resource has been temporarily expanded to library cardholders working remotely, courtesy of ProQuest and its partner Ancestry. Click here for temporary remote access (through March 31, 2021)

Heritage Quest

  • A comprehensive database of American genealogical sources dating back to the 1700s, including unique primary sources, local and family histories, convenient research guides, interactive census maps, and more for Sharon Public Library cardholders