Genealogy

Online Resources


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Ancestry Library Edition is only available in house at the library via our public computers or Wi-Fi.

Ancestrylibrary.com offers unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada, Europe, Australia and other areas of the world!


Free access to select content from Ancestry.com is provided by the Library of Virginia to Virginians. Included data collections:
  • Alabama, Texas and Virginia, Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958
  • Virginia, Birth Records, 1912-2014, Delayed Birth Records, 1854-1911
  • Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014
  • Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014
  • Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014


FamilySearch

 
FamilySearch is the largest genealogy organization in the world. Millions of people use FamilySearch records, resources, and services each year to learn more about their family history. Click here to create a free FamilySeach account.


Internet Archive

The Internet Archive, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, is building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Like a paper library, they provide free access to researchers, historians, scholars, the print disabled, and the general public.
Waynesboro Public Library has contributed 34 Volumes of The Skyline, the Waynesboro High School yearbook, to the Internet Archive. 
You can view and download the yearbooks.




Heritage quest

https://www.heritagequestonline.com/ipbarcode?aid=10339

Fold 3 Onsite access

Offsite Barcode  Out side the library with library card barcode