World Vital Records

world vital image is a great way to research your ancestry online. Regardless of your level of experience in genealogy, you’ll want to explore our historic newspaper collection; our ancestor and gravestone photos databases; and our US census and UK census data. Vital records (sometimes called BMD) are a mainstay of family history research, and WorldVitalRecords has many millions of those, too — birth records, marriage records, death records, and divorce records. You’ll also want to browse our large collection of historic maps to see where your ancestors lived. Whether you call it family history, genealogy, or ancestry research, WorldVitalRecords can help make it fun and rewarding. WorldVitalRecords is not affiliated with any government or other official source. Please come to the Butler Library to use this Website for free.