Genealogy Websites

Getting better acquainted with your ancestors? Piecing together family mysteries? We can help! Here are some websites to help you get started.


Create a free online family tree and search a huge collection of free genealogy records.

Cyndi's List

An extensive compilation of links to genealogy resources on a variety of topics.


Watch hundreds of presentations from past Rootstech conferences relating to DNA testing, expanding your genealogical research toolbox, researching specific time periods, and more.

Ellis Island Archive Passenger Records Database

The Ellis Island Archive contains the passenger lists of more than 51 million immigrants, passengers and crew members who came through Ellis Island and the Port of New York from 1892 to 1957. Create a free account to search and access records.

Find a Grave

Search millions of cemetery records on this crowd-sourced website.

Search for the grave sites of veterans and their families (contains mostly post-1960s records, but there are some older records).

Family Search Learning Center

In addition to creating a free family tree and accessing hundreds of genealogy topics on the Family Search blog, the Family Search Learning Center offers free videos covering specific record types and research in countries across the globe.

Denver Public Library's Genealogy Resources

If you have a Denver Public Library card, you can access their resources including genealogy databases and local and country-wide obituaries.


Ask a Librarian

If you would like one-on-one assistance with a librarian at one of our libraries, feel free to sign up for an Ask a Librarian appointment.