The purpose of this page is to provide a checklist of North American genealogy resources and records websiteson one convenient page. The sites shown here are generally not limited to a specific time period, or a specific place. If you run your ancestor's name through the checklist of sites below you will end up with an excellent initial survey of what's out there online about your ancestor. All the websites on this page are free, or have a free section. None of the sites will require you to input a credit card in order to view the free parts of their databases.
1Google News 'Archive' no longer available as a separate product. Instead use the search box in Google News to search for a term, and then configure 'Custom Range' dates on the left side panel to filter by dates.
This page last updated: Tuesday, August 18, 2015. All links on this page last checked: Thursday, October 8, 2015.