Online Genealogy Resources

Online genealogy resources at the Westborough Public Library include the following:

  • America’s Obituaries and Death Notices. Easily search a collection of over 22 million recent records from hundreds of U.S. newspapers.  Updated daily it includes 75 million records from the Social Security Death Index (1937-present), organized by state.
  • Ancestry Library Edition (Home access) and Ancestry Library Edition (Library computers). Search for records about your ancestors.  Ancestry provides records of  immigration to the U.S.; birth, marriage, death records; census lists, military records, directories, and other genealogical materials.
  • Heritage Quest. Digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census and more.
  • American Ancestors: New England Historic Genealogical Society (Available on Library computers only). Aid to researchers tracking their heritage.  Online  catalog, educational programming, and databases.