Intro 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
World Vital Records is a great resource for people interested in researching their family history and genealogy, as well as for other researchers.
World Vital Records provides access to U.S. Federal Censuses from 1790-1940,
MyHeritage family trees, military records, Social Security Death Index,
and immigration records to name a few. The collections are also able to be browsed by country, including the U.K. and Ireland, Italy, Germany, Spain, and Canada.
The Historical Society of West Caldwell has developed a genealogy database in RootsWeb called Remembering New Jersey’s Essex County People for New Jersey’s 350th anniversary.