Waterville Public Library

Maine History and Genealogy

"We need to haunt the house of history and listen anew to the ancestors' wisdom." ~ Maya Angelou


Maine Historical Society

Maine Memory Network - Selections from our photo, postcard, map and ephemeral collections (access to collections from across Maine also)

Maine State Legislators Biographical Database  

Maine State Library: Maine Notables 

USM Franco-American Collection

Google News Archive Search (use to search for articles from old newspapers, including local ones) 

Guide to Researching the History of a House - A project of the Internet Public Library, this guide will introduce the researcher to online and other resources for researching the history of a house.


Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet

Ellis Island Passenger Records Search

Family Search (Latter Day Saints) 

HeritageQuest Online

Maine Franco-American Genealogical Society

Maine State Archives Genealogy Resources  

Maine State Library Genealogy Resources

MEGenWeb Project: Maine Genealogy and History



Social Security Death Index

US National Archives and Records Administration  

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