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Genealogy Internet Resources

Dr. Leon D. Chapman

Church of the Latter Day Saints (LDS)

Lessons, research helps Ancestral, Pedigree, IGI files Social Security Death Index Web sites with particular names Censuses: 1880 US, 1881 British, 1881 Canadian Library search Also: ­ oldest, largest & free

US town/county database Genealogy letters Obituary Daily Times Search engines and databases Family trees (World Connect) Mailing lists, message boards Research templates

Google ­ the best search engine Type in name in quotation marks, then add genealogy ­ see what comes up! This should bring up the name in any current message boards You can research almost anything: type in "Kansas State Census" for example ­ Most complete - $

This Week - over 5,598,128 people in family trees added; 19,654 family stories, 158,168 photos Free at Maricopa Regional Library if you use their computer and your library card Cost for a one year subscription $300 ­ everything, $200 US Census Images (largest collection ­ searchable & viewable) Old newspaper images Search a state and see what is searchable Military Birth, Marriage & Death Records US Immigration Collection Obituary Collection UK Census Collection Much more ­ Very good resource

Owned by the same company as Ancestry Complete access to site is $199.99 Includes genealogy library International and passenger records US census World Family Tree (FTM) ­ 190 volumes Family & Local Histories Data on CD-ROM Free Genealogy Classes Message boards ­ great portal for all states information

Scroll down to the state you are interested in and it will show you what is archived and searchable Sometimes there are census records People who will do lookups You can also find county websites ­ Most complete genealogy portal

More than 265,850+ links 256,350 categorized & cross-referenced links More than 180+ categories Updated daily ­ a leading resource for genealogy data

Census ­ 1790 - 1930 Books ­ 20,000 books Indexes ­ Periodical Source Index (PERSI) Free at Maricopa Regional Library if you use their computer and your library card ­ a free genealogy resource

Biographies Cemetery records Census records Books

Great Portals for Genealogy Information ­ Search for old genealogy photos ­ A guide to climbing your family tree ­ What's new in Genealogy? ­ A genealogical database network ­ Over 50,000 genealogy links ­ Daughters of the American Revolution (old )­ was a Super One Source for Genealogy Information & News (old ­ A Genealogy Portal ­ over 1 billion names ­ Fee - $100/yr ­ A great site of user submitted family information ­ Documents issued by gov, BDM & Divorce

Great Portals for Genealogy Information ­ Over 850 million names, unique databases, census ­ 19 million grave records ­ Cemetery records across the world - Cemetery records - Genealogy & Histories Of The Eastern Shore (GHOTES) of Virginia ­ Great resource for Genealogist ­ courses, software, newsletters GEDCOM Standard Release 5.5 - County Boundary Historical Atlas for Windows ­ Over 1 billion items in 10,000 libraries ­ books, music, videos, articles ­ 80 million people, National archive records y.shtml - Genealogy Resources by State

Specific Internet Genealogy Resources

Usenet Newsgroups Message Boards Mailing lists / forums US National Genealogy Society


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