Ancestry.com Library Edition (In-library use only)
Discover your ancestors with the world's largest family history website. Start a family tree, browse census records and more online at Ancestry.com
Atlantic County Library System Digitized Collection
Over 5,000 newspapers covering Atlantic County happenings, dating from 1860-1923. Inside pages usually covered national news as well.
1940 Census Enumeration Districts
Obtaining the Census Enumeration District for an 1880 to 1940 Location in One Step.
American Battle Monuments Commission
ABMC maintains several databases, including: Mexican War, Civil War, World War I, World War II, Korean War. The American Battle Monuments Commission, established by the Congress in 1923, is an agency of the executive branch of the federal government.
Atlantic County, New Jersey GenWeb Project
Atlantic County NJGenWeb provides free resources for people researching their family tree or genealogy in Atlantic County, New Jersey and surrounding NJ areas.
Castle Garden Immigration Records
This free site offers access to an extraordinary database of information on 11 million immigrants from 1820 through 1892, the year Ellis Island opened. More than 100 million Americans can trace their ancestors to this early immigration period.
Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers
Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1836-1922 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present.
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites
A comprehensive, categorized & cross-referenced list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online. More than 327,000 links! 325,000+ links, categorized & cross-referenced, in over 190 categories. Another 1790 uncategorized new links in the works.
Ellis Island Records
Ellis Island is the symbol of American immigration and the immigrant experience. Use our Free Search to find your immigrant ancestors arriving through the Port of New York at Ellis Island between 1892 and 1924.
FamilySearch (Latter Day Saints/Mormon)
Discover your family history. Explore the world’s largest collection of free family trees, genealogy records and resources. FamilySearch, historically known as the Genealogical Society of Utah, which was founded in 1894, is dedicated to preserving the records of the family of mankind.
Find A Grave
Find A Grave is a free resource for finding the final resting places of famous folks, friends and family members. With millions of names, it's an invaluable tool for genealogist and history buffs.
Genealogical Magazine of NJ
The Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey has been published since 1925 by the Genealogical Society of New Jersey.
Providing daily updates on the newest genealogy sites and data online.
Geni.com: Create a family tree online
Create your family tree and invite relatives to share. Search 100 million profiles and discover new ancestors. Share photos, videos and more at Geni.com.
How to Research Your House
How To Research the History of Your House in Atlantic County, New Jersey. 2006 - Contains some outdated links and information.
Jewishgen.org Jewish Genealogy Site
Free, easy-to-use genealogy website features thousands of databases, research tools, and other resources to help those with Jewish ancestry research and find family members.
National Cemetery Administration
The VA National Cemetery Administration honors the military service of our Nation's veterans. We provide a dignified burial and lasting memorial for veterans and their eligible family members and we maintain our veterans' cemeteries as national shrines.
National Parks Services Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Database
The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (CWSS) is a database containing information about the men who served in the Union and Confederate armies during the Civil War.
New Jersey Searchable Publications
Record of Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Civil War, 1861-1865 - Morgan's History of the New Jersey Conference - A.M.E. Church - Official Register of the Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Revolutionary War - Corporations of New Jersey: List of Certificates to December 31, 1911.
New Jersey State Archives Searchable Databases
The search engines linked below provide access to over one million database entries in nearly 500,000 documents and photographs in the State Archives' collections. Archives staff add and edit database entries daily. Our current focus is post-1886 death records. Please be sure to re-check this site often for the families you are researching.
New Jersey Vital Records Information
The Office of Vital Statistics maintains all birth, marriage and death records for the period from 1878 to present. Civil union records are available from 2007 to present. Domestic partnership records are available from 2004 to the present. This site also provides information about birth certificates from Jersey City, Hudson County.
NJ Digital Highway
The New Jersey Digital Highway is your "one stop shop" for New Jersey history and culture, from the collections of NJ libraries, museums, archives and historical societies.
Online Searchable Death Indexes for USA
This webpage lists places to find indexes for death records on the Internet, including obituaries, cemetery burials, military cemeteries, probate indexes, the Social Security Death Index, and other related items.
The Internet's oldest and largest FREE genealogical community. An award winning genealogical resource with searchable databases, free Web space, mailing lists, message boards, and more.
Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database
The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database has information on more than 35,000 slave voyages that forcibly embarked over 12 million Africans for transport to the Americas between the sixteenth and nineteenth centuries. It offers researchers, students and the general public a chance to rediscover the reality of one of the largest forced movements of peoples in world history.