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Genealogy Resources

Family Search

Family Search
World's largest online repository of free genealogical records

Fold3

Fold3
U.S. military records, including photos and personal documents

Historical Newspapers
Research national, regional, and local newspapers

Silent Sentinels of Aberdeen Proving Ground
Cemetery grave markers of military and private cemeteries

Recommended Websites
Selected websites for genealogy research

Ancestry.com

Ancestry
Online family history records and other genealogy resources

HeritageQuest

HeritageQuest
Family and local histories designed for public library research

Gale Genealogy Connect
Genealogy reference books online

Local and State Resources
Selected web resources for Maryland genealogy research

HCPL Genealogy Conference Handouts
Materials from the library’s annual genealogy conference

Harford County Public Library’s Print Genealogy Collection

The major part of this collection is housed in the Maryland Room of the Bel Air Branch (with introductory materials in the other branches). This is primarily a Reference Collection and must be used in the library. The emphasis of this collection is on Maryland and local history and access to various genealogical resources.

Genealogy and History Magazines

Browse the full collection of magazine titles

Looking for a Genealogy program or discussion group at the library? Click here!

Selected Genealogy Titles at the Library