The genealogy collection provides records for the entire United States. Comprehensive coverage is available for the Jackson Purchase counties of Ballard, Calloway, Carlisle, Fulton, Graves, Hickman, Marshall, and McCracken. Genealogy records on surrounding counties, Kentucky, and other states are also available, especially Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and Southern Illinois. Internet access and databases expand the collection. Colonial records, Revolutionary War data, and immigration lists provide additional aids for locating ancestors.
Comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids.
Provides convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.
Provides digital access to more than 660,000 large-scale maps of more than 12,000 American towns and cities.
Search over 5 billion Family History and Genealogy records, and 28 million family trees. Access key collections: U.S. Federal Census images and indexes from 1790 to 1940; military records; 1 billion newspaper articles; unique, exclusive local and world collections.