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Ancestry.com

These resources are available at the high school, but not from home:

  • Ancestry Classroom
    Ancestry.com classroom edition. Try searching records or click on "Public Member Trees" under the search section to see what other users have created.
  • Fold 3
    Access US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served
  • Newspaper.com
    Historical newspapers from 3300 newspapers from around the United States and more.
  • Ancestry Academy
    View videos with search tips for Ancestry.com. Access to Free videos only.

Obituaries and Graves

Finding birth and death dates can help you identify people. Obituaries can help you find lists of relatives and maiden names.

HeritageQuest Online

From MeL.org- Michigan's electronic library. Free access to all Michigan residents!

  • HeritageQuest  Icon
    Genealogy/History/Biography. Full text and indexing. Includes all of the images, and extensive indexing, from the 1790 - 1940 U.S. federal censuses; more than 28,000 digitized book titles, including early family histories and local histories; more than 250 primary-source documents such as tax lists, city directories, probate records and more. PERSI, Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files, the Freedman’s Bank Records, and the U.S. Serial Set Private Relief Actions, Memorials and Petitions are included. SEE Search Records in Other Locations at the bottom of the page for other countries!
  • African Amercian family research on Ancestry.com
  • Ancestry.com search tips
  • Heritage Quest: UK

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History Resources

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American Era's: 1600-1899
Select a volume using the grey drop down box. Then use the table of contents below to browse the topics covered for the era.

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American Decades: Primary Documents 1900-1999
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American Decades Series
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