Located in the Bull Street Library, this collection has non-circulating material on genealogy and local history.
Genealogy Room visits are by appointment only. Please call 912.652.3697 to schedule a time.
You can also get in touch with our Reference Department via email!
Trace your roots with Ancestry.com and search billions of records to discover your family’s story! Get the GALILEO password for access using your library card or Student PLAY Account. Available for at home use until further notice. Click here for video tutorials.
Search the Savannah Morning News from 1999 to present. Get the GALILEO password for access using your library card or Student PLAY Account. Click here to search newspapers back to 1763. Free access does not require a library card.
This list indexes obituaries in the Savannah Morning News from 1913 to 1926 and 1987 to 1996. The list is not comprehensive and is not maintained or updated. The information is for reference only. Click more for instructions on how to use the index.
Search the index
- Click on the title to open the document (opens in a new window).
- Press "CTRL" and "F" to open the Find box.
- Type in your search criteria (example: "smith, jo"). The browser will highlight the matching text.
- Click the next arrow to continue searching through the document.
- When you find your result, note the Date, Section, Page, and Column information listed next to the name.