(can only be accessed in the library)
Research your family tree with info from millions of census, military, social security, birth, death and immigration records stretching as far back as the 1700s.
If inside the library, click: www.heritagequestonline.com/hqoweb/library/do/index
If outside the library, click: http://persi.heritagequestonline.com/hqoweb/library/do/login/barcode?aid=13331
This genealogy database includes access to the U.S. Federal Census collection, over 20,000 family and local history books, an index to nearly 2 million magazine articles with genealogical information and a database of Revolutionary War era records. The database can be accessed from the library and home computers.
U.S. Genealogy Web Project - www.usgenweb.org
Provides links to resources categorized by state and county.
Indiana Library Genealogy Division - www.in.gov/library/3076.htm
Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center - www.acpl.lib.in.us/genealogy/index.html
Indiana Genealogical Society - www.indgensoc.org
Family Search - www.familysearch.org
This site offers access to the largest collection of genealogical data.
Indiana State Archives Indexes - http://www.in.gov/icpr/2358.htm
Access to a variety of government records online.
Death Indexes - www.deathindexes.com
Directory of online death indexes by state and county.
RootsWeb - www.rootsweb.ancestry.com
An online community and message board for those interested in genealogy.
The National Archives Genealogy - http://www.archives.gov/research/genealogy/index.html
Find search aids online and information on how to conduct research with different types of records.
Johnson County Museum of History - www.johnsoncountymuseum.org
The Genealogy Library at the museum offers the best collection of local genealogy information.
135 N. Main Street Museum Hours:
Franklin, IN 46131 Monday-Friday 9am-4pm
(317) 736-4655 Open Saturday of each month from 10am-3pm
Johnson County Public Library - www.jcplin.org
The Historical Room at the Franklin Branch offers a wide array of local information.
401 State St.
Franklin, IN 46131
Indiana State Library Genealogy Division - http://www.in.gov/library/genealogy.htm
Explore one of the largest family history collections in the Midwest. You can also email questions to the genealogy librarians through this website.
140 N. Senate Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Indiana State Historical Society Library - www.indianahistory.org
450 W. Ohio St. Indianapolis, IN 46202 (317) 232-1882
Library Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm
Allen County Public Library Genalogy Center - http://www.acpl.lib.in.us/genealogy/
Its genealogy collection is second only to the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
900 Library Plaza Center Hours:
Fort Wayne, IN 46802 Monday-Thursday 9am-9pm
(260) 421-1225 Friday-Saturday 9am-6pm