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Find Your Family History in Idaho Newspaper Archives

Learn more than names and dates on your family tree or fill in the missing information with the details found in Idaho newspaper archives. Use the stories preserved in Idaho newspapers to learn valuable details about our ancestors and learn about the person behind the name.

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Idaho Genealogy in Newspaper Archives

Discover stories and details about your ancestors from the Natural State with our Arkansas Newspaper archives. Newspapers are likely the only surviving documentation of the daily lives of your ancestors. Daily newspapers covered the news, reported on events, and recorded the births, marriages and deaths of the people in their community and beyond. Rich or poor, each of us makes it into the newspaper at least once—but the papers themselves record the daily pace of life unfolding around us.

Featuring over 6,500 newspapers and a powerful search engine, no other online resource provides as much family history information. Search GenealogyBank now and begin discovering the many genealogical treasures provided by newspapers. GenealogyBank currently has 215 million newspaper obituaries and death records covering over 320 years from over 6,500 newspapers. New obituary records are added daily.