HeritageQuest Online provides libraries with a unique and growing collection of research materials for genealogists and historians. It includes the digitized UMI Genealogy & Local History Collection, 1790-1930 U.S. Federal Census, the Periodical Source Index (PERSI), the Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files, the Freedman’s Bank records and Private Relief Actions, and Memorials and Petitions from the Lexis Nexis® U.S. Serial Set. This premiere genealogy database is distributed exclusively by ProQuest to the library market and is an excellent complement to Ancestry Library Edition.
HeritageQuest Online consists of six (6) core data sets:
- U.S. Federal Censuses
- Genealogy and local history books
- Periodical Source Index (PERSI)
- Revolutionary War Records
- Freedman's Bank Records
- LexisNexis U.S. Serial Set