Connecticut Genealogy Search

Perform a free Connecticut public genealogy records search, including genealogy ancestry histories, family search histories, and family trees.


Ansonia Public Library Database Genealogy, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records View Ansonia Public Library resources, including research databases and other related links. Search Records


Bridgeport Public Library Genealogy Records Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Bridgeport History Center genealogy information including brochures, forms, genealogy toolkit, family tree charts, and website links. Search Records

Bristol Public Library's History Room Website Employee Directory, Genealogy, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records View Bristol Public Library's History Room webpage, including operating hours per day, events, and contact information. Search Records

Connecticut Obituaries Death Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search Connecticut obituaries by last name, first name, event date and keyword. Search Records

Danbury Library Genealogy Records Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Danbury Library local history and genealogy for a list of resources available to the library patron. Search Records

Derby Public Library Database Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Derby Public Library online databases for a list of resources available to the library patron. Search Records

Hartford Public Library Database Genealogy, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Employee Directory View Hartford Public Library online education and research tools and find all the relevant information. Search Records

Meriden Public Library Database Birth Records, Vital Records, Death Records, Marriage Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy View Meriden Public Library research and learning databases for a list of resources available to the library patron. Search Records

State of Connecticut Marriage Records Marriage Records, Vital Records, Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy Search State of Connecticut historical marriage records by first and last name. Search Records

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What are Genealogy Records?

Genealogy is the study of human ancestry, and Genealogy Records are the source for genealogical research. Genealogy involves research, investigative skills, and an interest in history. Many genealogists focus on discovering information about their own ancestors to create a more complete family tree. Genealogy Records are a vital tool for uncovering genealogical information.

There are many types of Genealogy Records. Census information can trace immigration and the growth of families, and gravesite records can help establish birth and death dates as well as family relations. Vital records are also an important source for genealogical research, including birth and death records, marriage certificates, and divorce records. Military files can also be an important tool for genealogy research.

Genealogy Records are kept by a number of different government agencies and departments. The U.S. Census Bureau maintains Genealogy Records in the form of census data. Other municipal and state offices also maintain records that are useful for tracing lineage. Many Vital Records Offices hold birth, marriage, and death records that can date back to the 1600s.

Genealogy Records can also be used to trace Native American heritage and apply for dual citizenship. The Department of the Interior provides guidelines for investigating Native American ancestry, which can qualify individuals for certain benefits. Genealogical records can also certify claims to foreign citizenship so that individuals can apply for the benefits of dual citizenship, which can facilitate travel and work abroad.

Genealogical research is an important tool for understanding how populations change over time. Historians, sociologists, and amateur genealogists use Genealogical Records to understand how geographical areas developed or chart the movement of cultural groups in America. These records are a valuable source of historical information.

Public access to certain Genealogy Records may be restricted or have a waiting period to protect the private information of living individuals. In some states, birth certificates and other vital records are only available to the named individuals or their legal representatives. Certain other records, including census records, may have a confidential period before they are available to the public.