March Program

Beginning your Genealogy – find your roots .

Watch an intro video:  

Print a blank tree to fill out:   click here

Want to try the Ancestry database?  Free access from the Westerly Public Library, sign in with your library card:  click here

Learn to use Ancestry:  click here

The Ancestry Youtube channel:

Other YouTube channels to explore/watch: 

My Heritage,  Family Search, Find My Past (British & Irish records)

Immigration records at the National Archives

Where are you from? A local family?

Westerly/Rhode Island resources:

Special Collections & the Local History Room at the Westerly Public Library   please call for an appointment.

Have questions concerning local families? Send us an email, maybe we can help. 

Use the historical information you’ve collected to write your genealogical story – bring your ancestors’ stories to life. Need help? click here for an article.

For fun, the British version of ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ :