introfamilyhistoryIntro to Researching your Family History: Tips, Tricks and Resources
by Jessica Stauffer. Download  IntroFamilyHistory

Download an excellent  list of Essex County Genealogy and Local History resources
created by Caldwell Librarian Jessica Stauffer
Essex County History and Genealogy

The PALS Plus Reference Committee  has created a Passaic County, NJ
Genealogy & Local History list of resources
Genealogy Local History Pathfinder


Rectangle - big1 buttonWorld Vital Records is a great resource to research a family history
It provides access to U.S. Federal Censuses from 1790-1940, military records,
Social Security Death Index and immigration records.
The collections are browsable by country.
My Heritage Family Trees is a free resource to access family trees on file or to create and store your tree.




The Historical Society of West Caldwell
has developed a genealogy database in RootsWeb called Remembering New Jersey’s Essex County People .