Ancestry for Virginians

Search for your Virginian ancestors. Free public access to select content from

Provided by the Library of Virginia

Family Search

Provides the largest collection of digitized genealogical records in the world, and is international in scope. The Amherst Library is a FamilySearch affiliate library which enables users to have access to 400 million digitized records that are otherwise only available at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints family history centers. Affiliate level access is available when using the database on the Library’s computers or wifi.