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 Ray Wilson  rebard@mindspring.com   November, 2007

 

Here are some new sites I have discovered this

past month.

Hope some of them will prove useful to you.

 

U.S. - The American Revolution
CindisList has  a new category online, with more than 300 links:
 
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CyndisList has updated her lineage society page:
Societies & Groups - Lineage
It is sub-divided it into three new, additional sub-categories:
Mayflower
National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)
National Society Sons of the American Revolution (SAR)
 
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http://www.jadoui.com
Lakeville, Massachusetts Gravestone Inscriptions 1711-2003
This book contains a complete collection of epitaphs from the Town of
Lakeville, Plymouth Co., MA. Included are poems and descriptions of
carvings, if present, and over 165 photographs. Many residents from the
neighboring towns of East Taunton and Freetown (Bristol Co.),
Middleborough and Rochester (Plymouth Co.) are also buried in these
cemeteries.
 
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 http://www.confederatevets.com
A online database of Confederate Soldiers with information
taken from the Official Records, autobiographies, letters, headstones,
monuments and other sources. Updated weekly with new entries.
 
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http://ifhf.brsgenealogy.com
Irish Family History Foundation - Online Searching of Irish
ancestral and genealogy records (Births, Deaths, Marriages)
for Ireland
This is a national initiative organized by the Irish Family History
Foundation which co-ordinates and represents the county based
genealogical centres on the island of Ireland. Over the coming
months the records of other centres will become available firstly
as individual county databases, and then these will be amalgamated
into one Irish records database which will allow searching across
all counties and sources.
 
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http://www.rootsweb.com/~flgss/GSSCemteryBook.htm
Sarasota County Florida Cemetery Lists
In 1992, members of the Genealogical Society of Sarasota, Inc
completed a survey of all of the Sarasota County cemeteries,
and compiled a listing that was published in a book titled
Cemeteries of Sarasota County Florida - A Record of Births,
Deaths and Burials. This book has been out of print for several
years. Now, the GSS is pleased to be able to share the data with
you here via the internet.
 
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http://www.arkansasties.com/Gazette/1836/March.htm
Arkansas Gazette - 1836
Transcriptions of the 1836 Arkansas Gazette Newspaper.
 
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http://www.arkansasties.com/Gettysburg/Index.htm
Gettysburg Civil War Battlefield
Virtual tour of over 1,000 monuments at the Gettysburg Civil War
Battlefield in Pennsylvania.
 
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 http://www.ohiogenealogy.org/athens/
Athens County, Ohio Genealogy and History
The vast majority of information on this website is based
upon History of Athens County, Ohio, by Charles M. Walker,
Cincinnati, R.Clarke, 1869. We've added, corrected and
subtracted from this data aswe've identified flaws or came upon
new data.
 
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http://www.military-history.ca
Canadian Military Histories
Published and archival histories of military units in Canada in
digitized format with full-text search capability, including Surnames.
 
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 http://www.madocuments.com
Massachusetts Document Retrieval Service
Obtaining documents from Massachusetts repositories as
requested. Performing cemetery research and House History
Research.
 
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http://www.children-scrapbooking.com/Articles.asp?ID=148
A Child's Heritage
Get your child excited about their heritage with a limited approach.
 
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http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~stevebailey/
Anson County, NC/Chesterfield County, SC Genealogy
Genealogical information concerning Anson County, NC & Chesterfield
County, SC as well as my research rates & my contact information for
those individuals interested in hiring me to research their family tree.
 
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http://www.familyhistoryquickstart.com
Family History Quick Start
Free Family History resource with step by step guides for finding
your ancestors. Find out if you are related to famous individuals,
get help with writing your personal history and much, much more.
 
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 http://www.familyhistoryquickstart.com
Family History Quick Start
Free Family History resource with step by step guides for finding
your ancestors. Find out if you are related to famous individuals,
get help with writing your personal history and much, much more.
 
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http://ukgravestones.mysite.orange.co.uk/
U.K. GRAVESTONES
Site supplies information and photographs of gravestones in local Buckinghamshire and Northampton churches.
 
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http://www.phcmontreat.org
Presbyterian Heritage Center of
Montreat -- History & Historical Artifacts
A research library & archive of Presbyterian History in America
and of Montreat, NC, including historic info on and lists of individuals.
 
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 http://friendsofsilverbrook.org
Friends of Silverbrook Cemetery
Silverbook Cemetery in Niles, Michigan. Over 19,000 internments
in searchable database. Over 5,000 grave photos. Links to resources,
histories.
 
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http://www.gogsmembers.wordpress.com

Greater Omaha Genealogical Society
The new web site for Greater Omaha Genealogical Society
members, featuring news about: current society projects,upcoming
workshops, information about the society, links to other sites, and
selected articles from past issues of the society's newsletter
Westward Into Nebraska.
 

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 http://www.rootsweb.com/~azcanvtsgs
Tri-State Genealogical Society, Arizona, California & Nevada
To promote genealogical interest in the Tri-State area of Arizona,
California and Nevada.
 
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http://www.nowandthen.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk
Liverpool The Gateway To America
Historical Links between Liverpool & America. Dived into four
sections. Emigration,Military, Cultural & Trade & Commerce.
 
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 http://www.jena1806.com/brunswick1/page1.htm
Brunswick Site
The Brunswick Soldiers in North America.
 
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 http://members.tripod.com/jamesewilliams/texasconfederate.html
Texas Confederate Military Page
Contains a list of abbreviations commonly used in Confederate
records; a list of Confederate military camps in Texas and their
general location if known; a list of Confederate companies
furnished by each county in Texas.
 
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 http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/6721/m1860.htm
M1860: World War I Draft Cards
Newly scanned images from NARA film #M1860.
 
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 http://www.headstonesgenealogy.com
HeadStonesGenealogy
A Site that shows cemeteries and there head stones with a name
search to find the people.
 
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http://genealogyzone.blogspot.com
Genealogy Zone
This blog deals with everything that's related to genealogy: Research,
Articles, News, Databases, Sites, Technology, Useful tips and much more.
 
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http://www.learnwebskills.com/browardcem/
Broward County, Florida Cemetery Records
Transcriptions of markers and headstones from cemeteries
throughout Broward County, Florida.
 
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Broward County, Florida Marriage Records
Index to marriages in Broward County, FL from 1915 to 1937.
 
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Dade County, Florida Marriage Records 1905 to 1911
List of early marriages in Dade County, Florida from 1905 to 1911.
 
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Personal...but Polite - old newspaper town personal announcements
A searchable collection of old small-town newspaper personal
announcements for genealogy research.
 
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MortalitySchedules.com - free search
through census mortality schedules
A categorized directory of links to transcribed mortality schedules
from the 1850-1885 Census Mortality Schedules. A search
engine is provided that allows surname searches.
 
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