Genealogy eBooks & Digital

ancestry_libraryAncestry Library Edition

FREE access to more than 7,000 databases, including U.S. Federal Census schedules 1790-1940, immigration passenger lists, vital records, and U.S. military records.

Databases are constantly being added and updated.

Ancestry Library Edition is only available by visiting the Genealogy Department of the Midland Centennial Library. Please ask a staff member for more information.


Comprehensive treasury of family lineage and local histories in core data sets:

  • U.S. Federal Censuses
  • Genealogy and Local History Books
  • U.S. Serials Set
  • Revolutionary War Records
  • Freedman's Bank Records
  • Military and Immigration Records
  • Social Security Death Index

HeritageQuest Online can be accessed for free at home or at the library through TexShare.

  1. Cemeteries & Obituaries
  2. Ethnic
  3. Free Books
  4. General Resources
  5. Immigration
  6. Libraries
  7. Military
  8. Newspapers
  9. Texas
  10. United States

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