Genealogy Online Resources:
- Ancestry.com - the world’s largest online family history resource — including historical records, photos, stories, family trees and a collaborative community of millions. Use Ancestry.com at our library computer for access to more of their resources. Please ask a librarian for assistance.
- Heritage Quest - click here to access a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids. Morton Library card number required for access.
- Morton Newspapers Archives - A digital database of local Morton and Tazewell newspapers dating back to 1909. A recent version of Adobe Reader is required. Recommended browsers include Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Safari. Click the "Help" tab on Digital Archive website for instructions using Chrome as your browser.
- Cauldron, Morton High School Yearbook - Digital archive of Morton High School yearbooks from 1925-1953. Look under "Browse by Title - Cauldron" or by year.
- Morton: A Pictorial History by Donald & Ruth Roth - View the digitized version of this book online. Look under "Browse by Title" for link.
- Genealogy Assistance - available from master genealogist, Nancy Blackwell, by appointment. Contact the Help Desk (309-263-2200) at the library for more information.