Publisher Ray Wilson firstname.lastname@example.org Date November, 2006
Here are some new sites I have discovered this past month.
Hope some of them will prove useful to you.
http://www.censusfinder.com/alabama.htmAlabama Census RecordsCensus information with a directory of census links and genealogy records for thestate of Alabama.=~=~=~=http://www.kindredtrails.com/Connecticut-History-1.htmlThe History & People of ConnecticutConnecticut's history can seem highly cyclical at times, going from depression,to war, to economic prosperity, and back again. However, between those major trends, Connecticut created a unique culture. The people of Connecticut have worked to produce an economy of varied industries, using diversificationsuccessfully. Scores of different people have settled in the state, ranging from religiousradicals of the 17th century, to immigrants in flight of poverty in the 19th and 20th centuries. These people have come together to create a solid, yet diverse, cultural,political, and economic history.=~=~=~=http://albemarlecova.blogspot.com/Albemarle County, Virginia Genealogy BlogAlbemarle County, Virginia is a place where family roots run deep. This blog wasstarted as a place for people to share their research and ask questions concerningAlbemarle County, Virginia Genealogy.=~=~=~=http://accomack.blogspot.com/Accomack County, Virginia Genealogy BlogAccomack County, Virginia is a place where family roots run deep. This blog wasstarted as a place for people to share their research and ask questions concerningAccomack County, Virginia Genealogy.==~=~=~=http://cemeteries.wordpress.com/Cemeteries and Cemetery SymbolsExplores the meaning of cemetery symbols and other graveyard oddities from angels to secret societies.==~=~=~=http://www.genealogymagazine.com/churches.htmlChurches of Our Ancestors: A PictorialIncludes old photographs of churches in AR, KS, NY, MA, MI, NH, NJ, OH,OK, PA, SC, VA and VT.=~=~=~http://www.gedmagic.com/GEDxlate.htmGEDmagic Products - GEDxlateGEDxlate quickly and easily translates genealogy data from standard GEDCOMformat into MS Access dB (*.mdb), MS Excel Worksheet (*.xls), commadelimited (*.csv), and text file (*.txt) formats. Pick a GEDCOM file totranslate; select which fields you want to include in your dB, spreadsheet, csv, or txtfile; choose an output format and file name to save the translated data in; and you'rethere! FREE!.=~=~=~=http://www.antientpress.com/The Antient PressTranscriptions of Virginia Court Records ... DEEDS, WILLS, ORDER BOOKS ... andother Miscellaneous Books & Information for Researchers of Virginia ancestry.Surnames are indexed in all books. Historical records transcribed range through the Colonial period from approximately 1650 to 1850.=~=~=~=http://dutch-roots.blogspot.com/Trace your Dutch rootsWeblog on Dutch genealogy.=~=~=~=http://www.van-kampen.org/roots/Trace your Dutch rootsA guide to genealogy research in The Netherlands=~=~=~=http://www.kindredtrails.com/Massachusetts-History-1.htmlThe History of MassachusettsSince the arrival of the Pilgrims and the Puritans in the 17th century, Massachusettshas grown, changed, and evolved in a number of ways. The state's conservative history begins with Puritan roots, only to be changed dramatically by 19th century immigrationinto a state whose largest religious group is Catholic. The state witnessed a changefrom a rural-agricultural area to an economic and educational metropolis.=~=~=~=http://www.ppld.org/Admin/Scripts/asp/Genealogy.aspGenealogy Web Resources, Pikes Peak Library DistrictGenealogy databases organized into 19 categories, focusing primarily on broadgeographic areas and general research topics for the U.S., that are free to search orhave a significant amount of free genealogical information. Does not includefamily history pages and commercial-only webbies.=~=~=~=Colorado Genealogy Web Resources, Pikes Peak Library DistrictColorado Genealogy Web Resources is an organized group of free genealogy databasesdeveloped by local residents to help those with Colorado genealogy research on the Internet.=~=~=~=http://library.ppld.org/SpecialCollections/Index/article_search.aspPikes Peak NewsFinder, Pikes Peak Library District, Colorado Springs, COPikes Peak NewsFinder contains citations to local news articles from the ColoradoSprings Gazette and other regional newspapers, 1872-present. The "Pikes Peak Region"not only covers Colorado Springs but also includes the following counties: El PasoCounty and Teller County, Colorado. (Teller grew out of El Paso in 1899).=~=~=~=http://library.ppld.org/SpecialCollections/Project/default.aspPikes Peak Library District Photograph Archives, Colorado Springs, ColoradoDigitized, searchable collection of historical photographs online covering the Pikes Peak region, from the photo archives of the Pikes Peak Library District, Colorado Springs,Colorado. The "Pikes Peak Region" not only covers Colorado Springs but also includesthe following counties: El Paso County and Teller County, Colorado. (Teller grew outof El Paso in 1899).=~=~=~=http://www.indianacemeteries.org/ http://www.indianacemeteries.10gb.org/Laurie's Indiana CemeteriesPhotos of gravestones in Northern Indiana counties. Names are indexed by section.=~=~=~=http://www.funeralhomes.com/Funeral homes directoryProviding funeral homes infromation for the entire U.S along with Free obituray listings.=~=~=~=http://www.pennsylvaniagenealogysearch.com/Pennsylvania Genealogy and History GuidePennsylvania Genealogy guide to free records in census, marriage, birth, death,and other records databases online.=~=~=~=The Burial Record.comMilitary Burial Records world wide in a searchable database. Cemeteries, Ships,Submarines, POW/MIA's and American involved wars lists. Air Force, Army, Navy Marines, Coast Guard, Merchant Marine, Naval Armed Guard, Army Air Corps,WAVES, WACS, Confederate Army.
http://www.usafamilytree.com/USA Family TreeWelcome to USA Family Tree, your premier resource for free Internet genealogyresources concerning the United States of America.=~=~=~=http://www.davidrumsey.com/northamericanatlases.html1878 Historical atlas of Wisconsin, by Snyder Van Vechten, at davidrumsey.comA detailed atlas of Wisconsin. Complete, detailed state and county maps, city & village plats, together with separate state and county histories; also special articles on thegeology, education, agriculture, and other important interests of the state.[NOTE: there is a more direct link to this atlas, but it's long and it will probably confuse people - suggest people find it through this link. davidrumsey.com has many spectacular,free, downloadable atlases of use to genealogists.].=~=~=~=http://www.factasy.com/civil_war/index.shtmlAmerican Civil WarAmerican Civil War 1861-1865 and the history of slavery.=~=~=~=http://www.rootsweb.com/~macacton/Acton Massachusetts History & GenealogyResources for local history and genealogy of the town of Acton, Middlesex County,Massachusetts, USA=~=~=~=http://www.rootsweb.com/~arindepeIndependence County, ArkansasCensus, Wills & Probate, Photos, Tax Lists, Land records, etc. for genealogicaland historical research in Independence County. An affiliate of AGHP.=~=~=~=http://www.kindredtrails.com/Rhode_Island_History-1.htmlThe History of Rhode IslandRhode Island was settled by a diverse group of religious non-conformists, andhas carried on a tradition of uniqueness through its varied economy, population, and culture. The land grew from a jumbled congregation of fishing villages, into a royaland ultimately a state. Through hard work and perseverance, settlers from throughout Europe and Canada helped fortify the cultural and economic foundation ofthe state, making it home to new migrants and immigrants today.=~=~=~=http://www.webyfl.com/index.asp?PageAction=Custom&ID=125Using Archival BoxesArticle on selecting archival boxes to preserve your heirlooms.=~=~=~=http://www.gendisasters.com/GenDisasters.com - Events That Touched Our Ancestor's LivesGenDisasters.com, chronicles the events that touched our ancestors' lives - trainwrecks, fires, floods, tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes, storms, mining explosions,ship wrecks, drownings, and accidents. Transcribed newspaper accounts, excerpts from historical books and photographs detail hundreds of life's tragedies that our ancestors' endured, from the 1800s to the 1950s. New material is being transcribed and added daily. Searchable.=~=~=~=http://www.immigrantservants.com/Immigrant Servants DatabaseThe Immigrant Servants Database is a project designed to help Americans trace theEuropean origins of their colonial ancestors. It is predicted that over 100,000immigrant servants will be identified.=~=~=~=http://www.genealogytoday.com/guide/war-ration-books.htmlRegistry of War Ration BooksSearchable online database=~=~=~=http://cornwallroots.com/Genealogy Cornwall, Ontario, CanadaCemetery headstone photos and obituaries for the Cornwall (Stormont county) area of Ontario.=~=~=~=http://www.scotlandhistory.net/Scotland History: A Complete Resource GuideScotland resource guide for Scottish history, religion, music, battles, royalty and much more. Suggested reading materials and historical references are included in addition to Scottish bands, musicians, books, genealogy, and other information.=~=~=~=http://www.surname-origins.com/Surname Origins, Their Source and SignificationsEnglish last name meanings from the 1875 book by Charles Wareing Bardsley.Completely free.=~=~=~=