Ancestry.com Public Member Trees
ca. 1000 - present
This database contains family trees submitted to Ancestry by users who have indicated that their tree can be viewed by all Ancestry members. These trees can change over time as users edit, remove, or otherwise modify the data in their trees. Note: These trees are voluntarily submitted by Ancestry users. We take all tree data "as is" and cannot guarantee the completeness, accuracy, or timeliness of the information contained in this database. We regret we cannot assist you in your personal research or prevent duplication of data. Our goal is to provide this user-contributed data to aid you in finding and/or correcting your family information.
Public Family Trees
Archives.com and FamilySearch International
ca.1500 - Present
This collection is a compilation of public family trees from Archives.com and community trees from FamilySearch International. Family tree records may include names, birth, death, marriage dates, etc, in addition to family relationships. These records date from ca. 1500 to present.
NewspaperARCHIVE Newspaper Pages
Heritage Archives, Ltd.
1690's - Present
NewspaperARCHIVE.com, the largest historical newspaper database online, contains over 125 million newspaper pages from the 1690's to the present. Every newspaper in the archive is fully searchable by keyword and date, making it easy for you to quickly explore historical content.
1850 U.S. Federal Population Census
National Archives, Courtesy of FamilySearch.org
This collection consists of U.S. census records from 1850, and includes images of the original records. Many states and counties are represented. Records and images have been provided by FamilySearch.org.
Texas State Marriage Records
Texas Department of State Health Services
Florida Marriage Collection
This collection of Florida marriage records was compiled by multiple sources: Ancestry.com, the Florida Department of Health, and Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research (whose recordscame from various county courthouses). The collection covers 1822-1875 and 1927-2001. Records from 1927-1969 include images.
Tennessee Marriage Records
Tennessee State Library and Archives
Virginia, Marriage Index
This collection includes marriage records from Virginia. You can learn more about this collection at the FamilySearch website listed below:
Missouri Marriage Records
Missouri State Archives
Iowa, Select Marriage Index
This collection includes marriage records from Iowa. You can learn more about this collection at the FamilySearch website listed below:
California Marriage Records, Various Sources
Various Public Records Sources
1821 - 2004
This collection of California marriage records covers years 1821-1959 and 1986-2004 and was compiled by various sources. When available, each record contains the full name of both the bride and groom, the date and location of marriage, residences, as well as the certificate number.
Germans to America Passenger Data File
1850 to 1897
This collection of data files relating to the immigration of Germans to the United States was provided by the National Archives. It contains data from 1850 to 1897. The file was created from 1977 to 2002.
Indiana, Marriage Index
This collection includes marriage records from Indiana. You can learn more about this collection at the FamilySearch website listed below:
Arkansas Marriage Index
This collection of Arkansas marriage records from 1837-1957 comes from records kept by Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and county clerks. Information, when available, includes the bride and groom, their ages and residences, marriage date, license date, marriage county, and film number.
Veterans Burial Records
National Cemetery Administration, Veterans Affairs
ca. 1775 to 2008
This collection of veteran's burial records was provided by the National Cemetery Administration Department of Veterans Affairs. This database contains information on veterans buried in VA National Cemeteries, and other veteran's and private cemeteries.
Indiana Marriage Records
Indiana Works Progress Administration
Alabama, Marriage Index
This collection includes marriage records from Alabama. You can learn more about this collection at the FamilySearch website listed below.
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Birth, Baptism and Confirmation Records
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Archives
This collection contains birth, baptism, and confirmation records from various Evangelical Lutheran Church in America congregations and range from the mid-19th century through the early 20th century. The information contained in the records varies from congregation to congregation (and sometimes from minister to minister). Information can include the child's name, date and place of birth, date and place of baptism, date and place of confirmation, parents' names, name and location of the church, the event type, the title of the original record book, and a digital image of the record.
West Virginia Marriage Records
This collection of West Virginia marriage records covers 1785-1971. (Pre-1863 records are from when those counties were part of Virginia.) Information varies by record, but could include not only information about the bride and groom, but also previous spouses and parents' names.
1840 U.S. Federal Population Census
National Archives, Courtesy of FamilySearch.org
This collection consists of U.S. census records from 1840, representing many states. Records have been provided by FamilySearch.org.