Family Group

 

 

Links

 

 

 

GENERAL

 

General Research

 

Ancestry.com ($)

 http://www.ancestry.com

 

Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Family Search

https://familysearch.org/

 

 USGenWeb Archives

http://www.usgwarchives.net/

 

Digital Public Library of America

http://dp.la/

 

National Archives Resources, Databases, & Links

http://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/genealogy.html

 

List of Free Genealogy Sites

http://familyhistorydaily.com/genealogy-resources/50-free-genealogy-sites/

 

Hathitrust Digital Library

https://catalog.hathitrust.org/

 

Lutheran Church History

https://www.genealoger.com/lutheran/luth_history_and_culture.htm?platform=hootsuite

 

Internet Archive Digital Library

https://archive.orgResearch

 

Newspapers

 

Newspapers.com ($)

http://www.newspapers.com

 

Genealogy Bank ($)

http://www.genealogybank.com

 

Historic Newspapers (google)

https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home/usa

 

List of free On-line Newspapers

http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/search-40-million-historic-us-newspaper-pages-for-free#.WTZHu8m1tPv

 

Cemetery Records

 

 Find - A - Grave

 http://www.findagrave.com

 

The Tombstone Transcription Project

http://www.usgwtombstones.org/

 

Veteran Grave Locator

http://gravelocator.cem.va.gov/

 

Military

 

DAR Genealogical Research System ($, for full records)

 

 

Fold3 ($)

Military records for the U.S. dating from the Revolutionary War forward with some additional non-military records

http://www.fold3.com

 

Land

 

Bureau of Land Management

Land Patent Search - By State, county, name

http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/search/

 

Immigration

 

Immigration New York 1820 - 1913

http://www.castlegarden.org/searcher.php

 

Maps

 

Government Census Maps

http://www.census.gov/geo/maps-data/maps/reference.html

 

Maps of the US

Maps that show the formation of states and counties over time

Other historical maps

Battle maps

http://www.mapofus.org/

 

FAMILY SPECIFIC

 

Bassett

 

 Bassett Family Association

 Includes Family Trees, DNA, Newsletters, etc.

 

Brooks

 

Adkins Family Genealogy, History &

     Heritage

     Includes entries for many Brooks

 

Cox

 

The Cox Family in America

By Rev. Henry Miller Cox

Entire text is online and can be read online or downloaded in multiple formats.

https://archive.org/details/coxfamilyinamer00coxgoog

 

Ellis

 

Honorable Powhatan Ellis of Mississippi

 

Old Churches, Ministers, and Familiesof Virginia Vol. II by Bishop Meade

 Ellis p 460

 

Ellis DNA Research

    Ellis DNA Project

    Family Tree DNA - Ellis

 

Fisher

 

Genealogy of the Fisher family, 1682 to 1896

by Smith, Anna Wharton, 1864-

Published 1896

https://archive.org/details/genealogyoffishe00smit

 

John

 

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nungesser/John/JohnniesBook/BookIndex.html

 

Griffith John: Ancestors and Descendants

 

The Family Puzzles  - Demystified (Sorta of)

http://rea-williams.com/getperson.php?personID=I20500&tree=tree1

 

McCracken

 

McCracken - Surname Meaning

http://forebears.co.uk/surnames/mccracken

 

Peelle

 

The First Peele Family in America

Includes History, Family Trees, Newsletters Note: The author of this site also published two books on the Peele/Peelle family.

http://www.peele.info/

 

Smith

 

 Smith DNA Family Project

 

Van Allen

 

Van Allen Geology

http://vanallens.com/geneology1.html

 

Vansant

 

Vansants in Bucks County

 

Woodson

 

 Woodson Family

LOCATION SPECIFIC

 

England/UK

 

Sussex County Maps

http://www.sfhg.org.uk/newmap_of_parishes.html

 

The Location of Names in the UK

http://named.publicprofiler.org/

 

Ireland

 

List of resources for Ireland

http://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/useful-links?cid=social_20160314_59252446&adbid=10153313534241039&adbpl=fb&adbpr=328754391038

 

United States

 

County Boundary Maps

 

Journals of the Continental Congress

 

Continental Congress

     https://memory.loc.gov/ammem/amlaw/lwjclink.html

 

California

 

California Newspapers

http://cdnc.ucr.edu/cgi-bin/cdnc?a=q&e=-------en--20--1--txt-txIN--------1


Colorado

 

Colorado Historic Newspaper Collection

https://www.coloradohistoricnewspapers.org

 

Indiana

 

Indiana State Library

Genealogy Database: Marriages Through 1850

 https://www.statelib.lib.in.us/INMarriages1850/marriages_search.asp

 

Family Search Org

Indiana Marriages 1811 - 1959

(Not all counties available)

https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1410397

 

Randolph County, Indiana Resources

http://www.ingenweb.org/inrandolph/

 

Wayne County Indiana Marriages

Marriages 1810-1903

 

Wayne County, Indiana Resources

 http://genealogytrails.com/ind/wayne/

 http://www.ingenweb.org/inwayne/

 http://www.waynet.org/people/genealogy/wayneco-resources.htm#earlyinrecords

 

Indiana Digital Archives

 

Illinois

 

 Macoupin County Genealogy

 

Quincy, Adams County, Illinois Newspaper Archive

http://archive.quincylibrary.org/Olive/APA/QPL/default.aspx#panel=search

 

Iowa

 

IAGENWEB Quick Reference to:

COUNTY VITAL RECORDS

http://iagenweb.org/state/research/bmdguide.htm

 

Kansas

 

Kansas Memory

http://www.kansasmemory.org/

 

William J. Cutler's History of the State of Kansas

http://www.kancoll.org/books/cutler/

 

History of Bourbon County, Kansas to the close of 1865 (1894)

By Thomas F. Robley

http://ksgenweb.com/archives/bourbon/history/1894/index.html

 

https://archive.org/details/historyofbourbon00robl

 

Chase County History & Genealogy

http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/chase/

 

Kansas Genealogy and History Guide

http://www.kansasgenealogysearch.com/

 

Kansas Military Records

Information and links for each conflict.  Some of the key searchable databases are linked below, but others may be linked to the site.

https://www.kshs.org/p/research-military-records/11183

 

Spanish-American War Search

https://www.kshs.org/p/kansas-adjutant-general-s-report-1898-1899/11174

 

WWI Search

https://www.kshs.org/p/world-war-i-bounty-claims/15808

 

 WWII Search

https://www.kshs.org/p/wwii-kansas-draft-board-records-index/11208

 

Kentucky

 

Kentucky GenWeb

Mason County, Kentucky

http://kykinfolk.com/mason/

 

Missouri

Missouri Digital Heritage - Death Certificates

http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/#searchdeat

 

Jackson County Records (Marriage Licenses)

http://records.jacksongov.org/localization/menu.asp

 

New York

 

New York Historic Newspapers

 

North Carolina

 

North Carolina Digital Collections

 

Oklahoma

 

Oklahoma Vital Records

 

Pennsylvania

 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Maps

 http://www.mapsofpa.com/pittsburgh.htm

 

Allegheny Cemetery Search

http://www.alleghenycemetery.com/content.php?cat=genealogy&page=records

 

Pennsylvania USGenWeb Archives

http://usgwarchives.net/pa/pafiles.ht

 

Colonial Families of Philadelphia, Volume 2

By John Woolf Jordan

https://archive.org/details/colonialfamilies02jord

 

History of Allegheny county, Pennsylvania : including its early settlement and progress to the present time ; a description of its historic and interesting localities ; its cities, towns and villages; religious, educational, social and military history ; mining, manufacturing and commercial interests, improvements, resources, statistics, etc. ; also, biographies of many of its representative citizens

by Cushing, Thomas, b. 1821

Published 1889

https://archive.org/details/historyofalleghe1889cush

 

History of the counties of Dauphin and Lebanon : in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania ; biographical and genealogical

by Egle, William Henry, 1830-1901

Published 1883

https://archive.org/details/cu31924028852675

 

 

List of Links to published Pennsylvania Archives

       Genealogy Decoded

       HathiTrust!

      Mid-Atlantic Rootsweb

       Archive.org

 

Minutes of the Supreme Executive Council

 

1777 Philadelphia Land Ownership Map

 

Philadelphia Wards

 

Montgomery County Township map

 

Virginia

 

Virginia Historical Society

Search for Document Collection

 

Jamestown - David Ellis on p 151

The Generall Historie of Virginia

 

Henrico County Vestry Book

Henrico Co Vestry

 

Old Churches, Ministers, and Families

of Virginia Vol. II

by Bishop Meade

 

Notes of the Rev.  William Douglas

1750 - 1797

Henrico Co, VA Records

The Douglas Register

 

http://nyvagenealogy.homestead.com/virginiarecords.html

 

http://nyvagenealogy.homestead.com/virginiarecords.html

 

 

Washington

 

Digital Archives

http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/Home

 

 

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