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Publisher   Ray Wilson        rebard@mindspring.com               Date  October 11, 2004           


Here are some new sites I have discovered this past month. Hope some of them will prove useful to you.

 

http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/pa/1pa/1picts/bates/mdeedspa.htm

Martial  Deeds of Pennsylvania Written by Samuel Penniman Bates, state historian, and

published in 1876; this is a transcription of the entire book.

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http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/pa/1pa/military/ww1/haulsee/wwi.html

Soldiers of the Great War - Fallen Pennsylvanians of World War I

Complete digitization of W. M. Haulsee, F. G. Howe, A. C.

Doyle, Soldiers Record Publishing Association, Washington, D.C., 1920.

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http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/pa/1pa/military/ww1/iron/iron-division.htm

The Iron Division in the Great War - The National Guard of Pennsylvania

H. G. Proctor, Philadelphia, 1919.

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http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/pa/1pa/1picts/hotchkin/early-clergy.htm

Early Clergy of Pennsylvania

Rev. S. F. Hotchkin, Philadelphia, 1890.

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http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/pa/1pa/1picts/peckwyo/peck-wyo.htm

Wyoming, Its History, Stirring Incidents, and Romantic Adventures

George Peck, D.D., New York, 1858.

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http://www.gencircles.com/users/oatkamac/1

CALEDONIA HIGHLANDERS

Scottish Families that settled the Caledonia Area, of Livingston County, New York. Surnames include Blue, Cameron, Campbell, Carmichael, McIntyre, Menzie, MeVean, McNaughton, McColl, McDougall, McMartin, and McNab.

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http://www.genealogyinprint.com

The Destination Bookstore for American Genealogy and History

Our online catalog offers a complete selection of books and CDs for genealogical and historical research. Also a free book search for those difficult to find books!.

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http://aotw.org/

Antietam on the Web

A comprehensive information source on the 1862 battle at Sharpsburg, Maryland. Features a searchable database of more than 1000 of the military leaders and other individuals and 750 military units present, all 280+ published official battle reports, detailed maps, and much more.

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http://essex1841.com

Essex 1841 census genealogy and miscellaneous parish records, births, christenings, marriages

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http://www.genealogybranches.com/irish.html

Finding Your Irish Immigrant Ancestor's Place of Birth in Ireland

Research guide with tips for locating your Irish ancestor's town or parish of birth in US records.

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http://wchs-ohio.org/cem_index.htm

Washington County, OH Cemetery Index

Cemetery Index for Washington Co, Ohio containing over 60,000 burials and their corresponding cemetery locations, including birth & death years and veteran service.

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http://wchs-ohio.org/cem_index.htm

Cemetery Index for Washington Co, Ohio containing over 60,000 burials and their corresponding cemetery locations, including birth & death years and veteran service.

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http://users.eastlink.ca/~chapy/aclinks.htm

An extensive listing of Atlantic Canadian Genealogy Links and Resources.

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http://www.baptisthistorybooks.com

Baptist Source Books for Texas. Biographies and early Baptist history in Texas.

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http://www.geocities.com/CapitolHill/Senate/1861/

24TH OHIO VOLUNTEER INFANTRY REGIMENT

Indexed company and staff rosters, counties supplying companies, brief unit history, other links, existing battle flags, contact information, descendants' reunions, photographs, and some soldier biographies.

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http://www.deadfred.com/results2.php?sState=oh

Ohio Genealogy Photos

19th & 20th Century Genealogy Photos-Ohio.

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http://groups.msn.com/Genpals2003/home.htm

Genpals2003

Genealogy Links,surnames,message boards,chatroom for members.

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http://www.yesterdaysnames.co.uk

Yesterday's Names - a new source for discovering more about your ancestors! By indexing our large collection of Victorian parish magazines, and other journals, we are producing a wealth of information specifically designed for use by family history researchers. Our range includes parishes in a number of UK counties, and is growing all the time. Our web site contains details of the parishes currently indexed, along with

the surnames featured in the indexes.

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http://www.idahohistory.net/naturalization.html

Naturalization Records at the Library and Archives

Staff and interns at the Idaho State Historical Society Library and Archives have created an index to naturalization records held by the L&A. The index includes name, date, record type, and source of the information. The page also includes a brief overview of the naturalization process and information on how to contact staff for additional information.

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http://www.indianscoutbooks.com

Indian Scout Books

Your primary source for Native American genealogy and history. An online bookstore of unique and hard-to-find titles useful in genealogical research. Complete coverage of all recognized Native American tribes.

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Researching Coroners' Reports 
Researching cemeteries, Death Certificates and obituaries are well-trodden paths. Here is a less-used methodology: Coroner's Reports. Learn about them here!.

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I Dream of Genealogy - Allegan Co. Michigan Cemeteries 
Thousands of Allegan Co. burials - all free to access along with over 70,000 other online genealogy databases.

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Look To The Past 
A free website covering southwest and southcentral Missouri. Includes cemetery transcriptions, census transcriptions, birth, death and marriage records plus much more.

 

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