Heritage Quest

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Heritage Quest is APL's other genealogy search database. Along with Ancestry Library, Heritage Quest is a powerful tool to help you find information about your family. Search census records, agricultural and industrial schedules, city directories, U.S. Indian census rolls, an pre-Civil War slave records.

Answer questions like: 

  • When did my mother's family emigrate to the United States?
  • How can I use the Federal Census to do research?
  • How do I use the Indian Census to trace my Native American heritage?

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Content type: Genealogy