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Beginning Genealogy

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Digital Ancestry

You can now use your Delaware Library Card to log in to the Delaware page on Ancestry.com. By using your card you can have free access ONLY to the records Ancestry has digitized for the Delaware Public Archives. These records include births up to 1908, marriages up to 1933, deaths up to 1933, and naturalizations […]

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Looking for Your 18th Century Ancestors in Rural America

On Saturday, August 1 at 10:30 a.m., Kim Bucklaw of the Chester County Archives and Chester County Historical Society will present a program at the Delaware Public Archives about searching for one’s ancestors in 18th century rural America. This program will show how to use timelines along with a variety of records (taxes, deeds, court […]

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Delaware Records on Ancestry.com Expanded

Delaware records on Ancestry.com have been expanded to include land records.

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