Welcome to Colonial Roots Genealogy Books and Publishing

Established in 2003, we are a leading publisher and retailer of genealogy books and CDs. While we specialize in Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, North Carolina, and South Carolina; we also carry genealogy books on surrounding areas. Our extensive inventory is available here in our online store and is fully searchable for your convenience. Colonial Roots was acquired by Heritage Books, Inc. on June 1, 2017. Heritage Books, Inc. is a genealogical publishing firm with a wider geographic coverage with several decades of service to the genealogical community.

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Here at Colonial Roots our inventory changes frequently. Be the first to know when a new book or CD has arrived by checking our page often. We’ll always post our latest additions here on the homepage. Some items may be one of a kind, out of print, or hard to find so get them in your cart as quick as you can!