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Genealogical Roll of the Kings of England and Dukes of Bourbon. c.1465. Newberr
Genealogical Roll of the Kings of England and Dukes of Bourbon. c.1465. Newberry Case MS 166.

Upcoming genealogy events, new resources, research tips, and other information from Newberry Reference and Genealogy Services. 

HeritageQuestOnline, Now Powered by Ancestry

As of today, HeritageQuest Online has a new look and feel with more content and a more powerful search function. Access via your local library should remain unchanged. The new version of the site includes:

  • Complete 1790-1940 U.S. Federal Census with images and every-name indexes for all years
  • Additional census records such as Mortality and Non-Population Schedules, Indian Census Rolls, and more
  • Expanded collection of genealogy and local history books and city directories with an all-new user interface, thumbnail images and hit highlighting
  • Complete Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land record collection (NARA M804)
  • Freedman’s Bank Records with full-page register view
  • Periodical Source Index Archive (PERSI), 1800-2009
  • U.S. Serial Set Memorials, Petitions and Private Relief Actions
  • All-new research aids
  • Interactive census map

Information about all the new features, content, search tips, blank form, research aids and more will help you get started. Online training courses on the new HeritageQuest are also available.
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