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Using Ancestry.com to Find the Good Stuff in Your Family Tree
Now available for use at home with your Toledo Library card, Ancestry.com is a great tool to use when researching your family tree.
Online Learning for Adults & Teens
We are all officially tasked with social distancing in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus. While our 20 locations might be temporarily closed, we’re still open in many ways to our customers –
Library Customer Finds, Returns to Family a 101-Year-Old WWI Registration Card
Toledo Library customer recovered the 101-year-old document in a Friends of the Library book purchase.
Tracing Your Irish Ancestors
Ever wonder about your ancestors from Ireland, when they came here, if they came here and what they did when they got here?
Memoir Writing Resources
Everyone has a story to tell. If you would like to tell your story, we have memoir writing resources to help.
Getting Started With Genealogy Research
Learn important steps to take when conducting Genealogy research.
A Tree for You, A Tree for Me – At the Library!
We're talking genealogical research and family trees in this edition of "At the Library!"
How the Library Helped Me Find My Family
For most of my life, I've know little about my "Grandma Bootsie," whom I lost too soon. I'd always wanted to learn more about this woman so many said I reminded them of, and her Irish family. The Library finally helped me find what I'd been searching for!
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