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Selected Titles from Our Genealogy Collection
The Genealogy Collection of books on Level 1 of the UNH Library (Dimond) focuses on New Hampshire and New England family research .
Highlights of the Collection Include:
- Published family histories
- French Canadian genealogy resources
- New England heritage and history books
- Mayflower families and the Great Migration
- Military publications such as Maine Revolutionary War Soldiers
- Access to Federal Census Records (1790-1940)
- General Genealogy guides
Resources from the Genealogy Collection do not circulate and can only be used in the library, but there are scanners and photocopiers on the library's main level (Level 3).
Library Databases for Genealogical Research
American Ancestors (NEHGS)
New England Historic Genealogical Society website, providing access to genealogical records spanning the U.S. and beyond.
Ancestry.com Library Edition
Large collection of resources for starting genealogical and historical research. Includes more than 4000 databases including the entire US Federal Census (1790-1940). Available only inside the library. NOTE: Not as comprehensive as a personal Ancestry subscription: some functionalities and resources not available.
Fold3 provides convenient access to military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.
Milne Special Collections and Archives
The Milne Special Collections and Archives is on Level 1 of the UNH Library (Dimond) and contains a variety of resources for genealogical research.
Some collections have access restrictions, so please check the links below for finding aid descriptions and call Special Collections and Archives with questions: 603-862-2714.