Genealogy

Electronic resources

The library subscribes to one online genealogy resources, and there are several free resources that may help you, too.

  • Ancestry.com (accessible in-library only)
    Access to more than 7 billion names in from than 4,000 genealogical sources including United States Census records, passenger lists, and records from several other countries including the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Germany.
  • Find A Grave for Hood River County
    A limited list of the cemeteries and internments for Hood River County.
  • Historic Hood River
    Photoblog of digitized photographs from the History Museum of Hood River County
  • Historic Oregon Newspapers
    Digitized newspapers from the University of Oregon’s Oregon Digital Newspaper Program. Includes The Dalles Chronicle up through 1922, several Portland-area newspapers, and soon several Hood River County newspapers.
  • Hood River County GenWeb
    A collection of online resources for people researching relatives in Hood River County, including an active community of family historians who can assist in your research.
  • Vitals from the Hood River Glacier
    Various vital information appearing in the Hood River Glacier from 1889 through 1903. The newspaper published through 1933.

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