Our Genealogy/Local History Section is full of valuable reference material, including City Directories going back to the late 1800s, Natchez school yearbooks, cemetery records, Jersey settlers information, census information, books on local and state history, Journal of Mississippi History, Roster of of Confederate Soldiers, and DAR indexes.
One of our most popular resources are our Vertical Files, where we have collected newspaper and magazine articles and filed them according to subject matter.
Online genealogy databases available through your Library:Ancestry HeritageQuest
Click here for other useful genealogy links.
- The largest collection of family history records on the web.
- Learn details about your ancestor's lives
- Build your family tree
Ancestry.Library Edition is available only for use within the library. Remote access is not possible due to contractual restrictions.
You may access this resource from anywhere, but you will need to enter your library card barcode number.