Due to a power outage in the area, the Library will be closed today, Monday, July 28th. Regular business hours are expected to resume Tuesday, July 29th, based on expected restoration of power to the area.

Genealogy and Waterford History

You're welcome at Waterford Genealogical Society meetings    

View examples of the newspapers from the Waterford area that have been digitized.

Our Online Genealogy Databases

Waterford & Oakland County Information 

Library Resources

Other Links


Great Places to Start

General Collections of Genealogy Links

Michigan Links

Great Lakes Links

New England Links

Southern Links

Western Links


Ethnic Links

Immigration & Naturalization Links

Links to Useful Tools

  • American Memory - Historical Collections for the National Digital Library @ the Library of Congress - you may find that old book you need on this site
  • Webpages by Stephen P. Morse - includes Census & Soundex, Ellis Island, Ship Arrivals, Birth Death, and other Vital Records search tools
  • Print a free Ancestral Chart as well as other useful forms