American Obits and DeathsAmerica's Obituaries & Death Notices

The largest and most comprehensive collection of newspaper obituaries and death notices. Extensive editorial review of all newspaper sections ensures thorough selection of obituaries for easy access. 



AncestryAncestry - Library Edition

Search billions of records and discover your family's story. Search scope includes US Census, Vital Records, Millitary and Immigration Records.

* - Due to licensing restrictions, this database can only be used inside the library.



FamilySearch is a nonprofit family history organization dedicated to connecting families across generations. FamilySearch shares the largest collection of genealogical and historical records in the world. 


Hearing Horry History

Hearing Horry History is a series of oral histories recorded by Dr. Carl E. Compton, former minister of the First Baptist Church of Myrtle Beach, S.C. Dr. Compton's interviews unearth a wide range of community memories. These oral histories reveal what life was like in Horry County, S.C. in the early to mid 20th century, primarily in and around Myrtle Beach.



Heritage QuestHeritage Quest

Combines digital, searchable images of US federal census records with the digitized version of the popular ProQuest Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content.


Horry County GIS : Cemetary Mapping

Search for elementary locations and grave sites within Horry County, SC. Includes headstone images.


Horry County Historical Society

The mission of the Horry County Historical Society is to discover and encourage the preservation of all written records and oral traditions touching on or pertaining to the history of Horry County, South Carolina.


SC State Library

The South Carolina State Library site lists additional resources for guiding users to other places, including state and federal agencies and your own county public library.