CHECK IT OUT: Comprehensive genealogical resource and new books

Published: Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 10:44 AM.

Revolutionary War Records contains images from pension and bounty-land warrant application files. These can help identify more than 80,000 American Army, Navy and Marine officers and Revolutionary War era service members.

Freedman’s Bank Records, with more than 480,000 names of bank applicants, their dependents and heirs from 1865–1874, can help trace African American ancestors prior to and immediately after the Civil War.

LexisNexis U.S. Serial Set records the memorials, petitions and private relief actions made to the U.S. Congress back to 1789, with more than 480,000 pages of information.

In addition, videos in the new Learning Center cover many topics in genealogy research for beginning and intermediate searchers.

The clues are out there waiting. Let HeritageQuest help you to find them.

Just go to our library web site,, choose “Electronic Resources,” scroll down to “HeritageQuest Online” and enter your 14-digit library card barcode.


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