General Genealogy Resources

Local Genealogy Resources

Ancestry web site

Access to census records and more to aid in family research. (Available only in the library.)


Fold Three web site

Information for genealogists, including access to National Archives documents.
** If you are outside of the library and wish to use Fold3, you will need to use this link instead of the the link above:


Heritage Quest web site

Family records search to aid those trying to trace their genealogy.
** If you are outside of the library and wish to use HeritageQuest, you will need to use this link instead of the the link above:


Cyndi's List of Geneaology Resources web site

A comprehensive, categorized, and cross-referenced list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online; a genealogy starting point for more than 20 years.


Family Search web site from LDS

With this collection of billions of records, you can piece together your ancestors’ history and bring their stories to life.​


Native American Rolls via Access Genealogy web site

This section of the Access Genealogy web site covers Native American Rolls, created during the period of Indian Removal beginning in 1831 and generated through the turn of the century when Southeastern Indians were uprooted from their homelands and relocated.


Online searchable death indexes, records, and obituaries

This website is a directory of links to websites with online death indexes, listed by state and county. Included are death records, death certificate indexes, death notices and registers, obituaries, wills and probate records, and cemetery burials. You can also find information here about searching the Social Security Death Index online.


U S Genealogy Web Resources

The USGenWeb Project is a group of volunteers working together and having fun providing free online genealogy help and information for every U.S. state and county.


Ardmore High School Yearbooks

Digitized versions of Ardmore High School's yearbooks, from 1905 into the 2000s. Most, but not all, years are available. (The library also has physical versions of most of AHS's yearbooks available at the Reference Desk.)


Carter County cemetary records

Bill Hamm of Carter County, Oklahoma has kept records of burials in Carter County for a number of years. These records consist of 67 cemeteries and over 30,000 names. (The library also has a print version of this resource in Reference.)


Craddock Funeral Home obituaries

Searchable obituaries from the Craddock Funeral Home in Ardmore. (The library also has PDF versions of older Craddock obits, from 1923 to 2000.)


Harvey Douglas funeral home obituaries

Searchable obituaries from the Harvey Douglas Funeral Home in Ardmore.