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Family history online.  Subscription content for in-library use only. Portions of Ancestry content are available from home with a free New York account.

Heritage Quest iconHeritage Quest (from home) (in library)
Search for family online.  East Greenbush or Schodack library card required for home access

Capital District Genealogical Society

Cyndi’s List of Genealogy Sites
More than 84,000 genealogy links are gathered and arranged by category.

Family History & Genealogy from
Find Census, immigration, and military records, and record-finding aids for genealogists and family historians.

The largest genealogy organization in the world. Search family records, genealogies, photographs, census and other government records; create a family tree; take an online genealogy course.  A service of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Find A Grave
Find the graves of your ancestors.

Rensselaer County Historical Society
Local history information for Rensselaer County

Resources for Genealogists
Finding aids from the National Archives & Records Administration.

An online community supported by  The primary purpose and function of is to connect people so that they can help each other and share genealogical research.

US Gen Web Project
A volunteer-run group working to provide free genealogy websites for genealogical research in every county and every state of the United States.

Where to Write for Vital Records
Assistance in locating and requesting vital records in the U.S.

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