The Genealogical Benefits of Becoming a Hayes Presidential Library Member

Each member at the $50 or above level receive these genealogical benefits:

1.  One year’s subscription at home to

Log in to the Hayes Presidential Library’s membership - My Account - at the top right of the home page and then click on the links to access MyHeritage at home. This website features  over 5 billion primary historical records from the United States, Europe, and other regions, with coverage starting from the 16th century
· a focus on people-based records, which contain information about both everyday people and prominent individuals across societies and periods of time
· The USA federal census (1790-1940) with images
· 816 million US public records
· More than 80 million historical photographs
· Directories, guides, references, biographies and yearbooks
· New collections containing millions of records added monthly​

The Sandusky County Kin Hunters and an anonymous donor help make this subscription possible.

  1. On-site discount on photocopies of library/manuscript materials ($.10 copies vs. $.25 copies)

  2. For members unable to attend Genealogy Classes,  access to the handouts created for each class including:

    Tracing House's History

    Beginning Genealogy

    Internet Genealogy

    German Immigration - Publish Your Family Memories

    Finding Your Civil War Ancestors 

    A Presidential Library with a Genealogical Slant

  3. Coming in 2017, online tutorials of various genealogical topics.  


If you are not a member and would like to join, please click here:
and add your order to the online shopping cart. Remember to join at the $50 or higher level in order to get online at home.

If you do not like to shop online, you can print out the forms online and mail a check for the proper amount to

Hayes Presidential Library & Museums
Spiegel Grove
Fremont, OH 43420

Becky Hill, Head Librarian

[email protected]