|||Ancestry Library Edition  (in-library use only)
A wealth of information with over 4,000 databases and four billion names, and includes census data, maps, military, immigration, DAR records, slave stories, and more
|||New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS)  (in-library use only)
The Thomas Crane Public Library's institutional NEHGS membership provides access to over 2,200 databases on the NEHGS Web site.The most popular databases include Massachusetts Vital Records (1841-1910), the New England Historical & Genealogical Register (1847-1994), cemetery transcripts and the Social Security Death Index.
- City of Quincy List of Adult Inhabitants (formerly Assessment of a Poll Tax), 1909 - date
- Quincy Annual Reports, 1889 - date 
- Quincy City Directory, 1882 - 1967
- Sprague Collection: Genealogies of the Families of Braintree, Mass. (microfilm), 1640 - 1850
- South Suburban Blue Book, 1964 - date
- Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolutionary and Civil War
- Vital Records to 1850 for most Massachusetts towns
- Massachusetts Regimental histories
- New England Historical and Genealogical Register
- Mayflower Descendant
- Patriot Ledger (newspaper), 1837 - date
- Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet 
A comprehensive, categorized & cross-referenced list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online.
- Ellis Island Port of New York Passenger Record Search 
Search the 25 million archival records and over 900 ships of passage pictures in the Ellis Island Archives.
- FamilySearch 
Free genealogy resources from around the world. Provided by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
- Find a Grave 
Search 132 million grave records, including those of celebrities. May include photos.
- Massachusetts Cemetery Directory 
A database of cemeteries by county and town that provides locations and map links.
- National Archives and Records Administration Genealogy Page 
Finding aids to a variety of federal documents, including census, military, immigration, naturalization and land records.
- Researching Your Family's History at the Massachusetts Archives 
Information about state records, including census, military and judicial records, passenger lists, and more. Search the Archives Vital Records .
- RootsWeb Genealogical Data Cooperative 
Connect to people and share genealogical research. Features specialized mailing lists and community message boards.
- Social Security Death Index
Access is available through Family Search from 1962- 2014, or, all years, through the library's subscriptions to Ancestry.com and the New England Historical Genealogical Society's American Ancestors database.
- U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Nationwide Gravesite Locator 
Search for the records of veterans buried at 120 national cemeteries since the Civil War.
- The USGenWeb Project 
Links to free genealogy websites by state and county.