Everton's Genealogical Helper Magazine Subscription

MyGenShare.com, has created the Everton’s Genealogical Helper Magazine Subscription. For over half a century (1947-2009), The Genealogical Helper was the single most important commercial publication for genealogists. The collection represents over 100,000 pages in 200 issues and provides invaluable data, inquiries, book reviews, articles on genealogy, as well as personal insight to research in the field.

Each published magazine has been digitally prepared and separated into individual, easily accessible content articles. You can also view the content as a PDF in its original published format. You can explore the collection through a keyword search, or simply browse by topic to find answers to your questions. Search by year, topic, or family name, and uncover or rediscover one of genealogy’s valuable resources, Everton’s Genealogical Helper Magazine.

As the magazine evolved to serve its readers; the publishers were consistent in their organization of content categories. MyGenShare.com has sought to preserve the following categories.

  • Bookshelf
  • Genealogist Exchange
  • Industry News
  • Our Readers Write
  • Bureau of Missing Ancestors
  • How-to Articles
  • Kirkham's Column
  • The Question and Answer Box
  • Genealogical Miscellany
  • Information Wanted
  • Missing Folk Finder
  • Relatively Speaking
Membership Options

One-Year $2.19/mo*

*All 12 month memberships billed in one payment.

Collection Access Included in this Subscription





Library Shelf Collection

Access the portion of the collection containing Everton’s Genealogical Helper Magazine representing the knowledge of genealogists and family historians in over 200 issues and provides invaluable data, inquiries, book reviews, articles on family history, as well as personal insight to research in the field.

Emedia Collection

Access is limited to the always-free portion of the collection training videos, slideshows, images, and podcast tutorials covering hundreds of topics that matter most to the family historian.

Historical Maps Collection

Access the always-free portion of interactive digital collection of high-resolution maps and images spanning more than 500 years, from before the sixteenth century through the early twentieth century.

MyGenShare Basic

View a sampling of articles, videos, slideshows, podcasts, maps, and resource guides that are public domain or copy permitted, and examples of resources for genealogists and family historians.

MyGenShare Links Directory

Find over a million up-to-date links to the Internet’s genealogical treasure trove of content found on popular to obscure websites.

MyGenShare Genealogy Search Engine

The MyGenShare Genealogy Search Engine is the most comprehensive internet search engine compiling relevant results from among thousands of genealogy and family history web properties.

Barry's Blog on Genealogy

Barry’s Blog on Genealogy is about “Sharing Information to Join Generations.” Access articles, videos, slideshows, and podcasts.