Genealogy Databases

Ancestry   (in-library use only as of January 1, 2022)
  • The world's largest online family history resource
  • Provides access to historical documents, historical photos, local narratives, oral histories, indexes and other resources over a timespan ranging from the 1500s to the 2000s
  • Ancestry LibGuide - a great research tool to help you get started.

Heritage Hub

A collection of U.S. obituaries and death notices for genealogical research, 1704 - today

Heritage Quest

  • A comprehensive database of American genealogical sources dating back to the 1700s, including unique primary sources, local and family histories, convenient research guides, interactive census maps, and more for Sharon Public Library cardholders