Genealogy Online Resources


American history

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Census, military, and vital records

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Browse military records

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Browse newspapers


Genealogical records from a nonprofit family history organization

Explore Danville history through local news, events and people. Search current and archived issues with full-color newspaper pages, full-text articles and content only published online. Available remotely 24/7 on any device. B/W microfilm available at Ruby B. Archie Library

Final disposition information from around the world


Searchable database of all obituaries currently collected by VA-NC PGS

Official website of the volunteer group found at Ruby B. Archie Library


Local history organization