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Ancestry® Library Edition

The Fletcher Free Library now subscribes to this very popular genealogy resource, bringing the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource, Ancestry.com, to the Library.  It’s an unprecedented online collection of information about individuals from North America, the UK, Europe, Australia, and more.

Answers await everyone—whether professional or hobbyist, expert or novice, genealogist, or historian—inside the more than 7,000 available databases that store billions of records.  Here, you can unlock the story of your family with a wide variety of sources including censuses, vital records, immigration records, family histories, military records, court and legal documents, directories, photos, and maps.

Updates are ongoing, and new content is always being added, so you’ll want to keep coming back to discover more!

Note: Due to licensing restrictions, Ancestry® Library Edition is not available on the Internet from outside the Library--
you will need to come to the Library's Computer Center
to use this valuable resource.
You may call the Fletcher Free Library Reference Desk at 865-7217 for additional information.