America's Genealogy Bank

With America's Genealogy Bank, quickly find your ancestors in over four centuries of rare documents and records. Search thousands of historical newspapers, books, pamphlets, and genealogies. Plus, selected material from the American State Papers and U.S. Serial Set, the complete Social Security Death Index and more than 29 million obituaries.

Due to software licensing restrictions, in order to use this database, you must have originally received your library card at the Wilsonville Public Library. If you did not receive your card from the Wilsonville Public Library, you will not be able to use this database from your home. Additionally, certain firewall software may block your access to this site.

If you do not have a Wilsonville Library-issued card, your options are as follows:
  • 1. From within the Wilsonville Library building, access is (hopefully) always available without restriction.
  • 2. If you cannot come to the library, please contact reference staff. Staff may be able to search the database and provide help with specific and focused genealogy questions. Contact reference staff by email, or by phone at 503-682-2744.