Genealogy & Local History

Retirement & thanks

Sunday June 12th is my last day here at the Cary Public Library.  I wanted to take this final opportunity ...
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Online genealogy library resources:

Ancestry Library

Access in the Library

Fold3 Library

U.S. military records

Heritage Quest

Search census records


Local History & More

Genealogy 101
If you’re just getting started researching your genealogy, take a look at our webpage Welcome to Genealogy for helpful tips, forms, and links. We also have this information in a packet that you may request at the Service Center on your next visit to the Library.

Additional online resources:

Local history collection:
Items in our local history collection include Cary-Grove High School yearbooks (years 1968, 1972-present), Cary veteran photo compilation, Cary Garden Club records, Cary Cemetery gravestone photos, and more.