Presidential Genealogy Web Sites

Presidential Genealogy Web Sites

These websites will help you trace your roots to the White House.

The American Presidency Project
Peruse hundreds of articles, speeches, photographs and other items associated with the nation’s highest office.

The American President
An educational companion to the PBS series, this site serves as a chief source for presidential profiles and biographical information.

Cyndi’s List—US History
Presidents and Politicians presidents
Link to dozens of Web sites relating to presidential family history.

Genealogy of the US Presidents genealogy/presidents
Search and download GEDCOM files of presidents’ ancestries.

The Internet Public Library’s POTUS
Named after the Secret Service’s acronym for President of the United States, this site gives you the scoop on every US chief executive.

The Presidents of the United States
This site claims to be the Web’s most comprehensive site for presidential resources.

The White House
Read an extensive history of 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. and get a virtual tour of the mansion former first families called home.

For a complete guide to finding your presidential roots, see the December 2004 Family Tree Magazine.