Print and Microform Resources for Genealogy at the Library

Family Histories

More than 300 volumes of
compiled genealogies, ranging from notebooks of pedigree charts to heavily
documented multi-volume works—these are not limited to any geographic area or
nationality, and donations are always welcome.

Census Records

  • All available Federal Censuses and indexes for the State of Florida [microfilm only]
  • All available State Censuses and indexes for the State of Florida [microfilm only]

Records for Alachua County

  • Alachua County Cemetery Records (3 volumes plus index)
  • Alachua County Deed Books, 1A and B, 1826-1848
  • Alachua County Florida Obituaries
  • Cemetery Records of Alachua County
  • Florida Cemetery Indexes

Records for Other Florida Counties

  • Claims to land in east and west Florida, 1825
  • Family Maps of Citrus County, Florida: With Homesteads, Roads, Waterways, Towns, Cemeteries, Railroads, and More
  • "Old Oaks": Civil War in North Florida : Columbia, Bradford, Union and Baker Counties
  • Marriages : Duval County East Florida 7 October 1823 to 5 August 1857: Clay County 5 August 1872 to 15 March 1905
  • 1935 state census, Gilchrist County, Florida
  • Lafayette County, Florida marriage records, August 1857- October, 1996 : an index of the Lafayette County marriage records
  • Madison County Florida Family History Book
  • Abstracts of will books, ... Marion County, Florida: including some marriage data and probate file numbers
  • Marion County, Florida, abstracts of deed books
  • Marriage record abstracts Marion County, Florida, vol. II : 1901-1919
  • Marriage record abstracts Marion County, Florida, vol. III : 1920-1939
  • Marriage record abstracts Marion County, Florida, vol. IV : 1940-1959
  • Marriage Records, 1840-1858, from Marriage Book A, St. Johns County, Florida
  • Family Maps of Suwannee County, Florida: With Homesteads, Roads, Waterways, Towns, Cemeteries, Railroads, And More
  • "Census" Department of the South, November, 1864: For Jacksonville, Fernandina and St. Augustine, Florida: Ordered by the Department of the South, Hilton Head, South Carolina

City Directories

  • Hill-Donnelly Directory, 1969-current (Gainesville and surrounding vicinity; print and/or microfilm; some years missing)
  • Gainesville City Directory, 1915-current (print and/or microfilm; some years missing)
  • Telephone Directory, 1909-current (Gainesville and surrounding vicinity; print and/or microfilm; some years missing)

Passenger Lists

  • Filby's Passenger & Immigration Lists Index (multi-volume set, continually updated)

Military Records

  • Revolutionary War Bounty Land Grants: Awarded by State Governments
  • Index of Revolutionary War Pension Applications
  • Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension & Bounty Land Warrant Records: Volume 1, 2, 4, 5,6
  • Index to Old Wars Pension Files, 1815-1926
  • Index to Indian Wars Pension Files, 1892-1926
  • Index to Georgia Civil War Confederate Pension Files
  • Register of Florida CSA Pension Application
  • War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies (121-volume set); this collection, in its online version, can be keyword-searched, thus serving as an index to the Library's print version.