Here are some new sites I have discovered this past month.
Hope some of them will prove useful to you.
USA Funeral Homes Online
On-Line Directory Listing Of All Funeral Homes In The
United States and a Funeral Information Guide.
This website is a gateway that includes links to Public Records Offices and/or General Register Offices for England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland, and to a repository for British India records. Also available are guides to researching vital records, census, wills, parish registers, military records, and adoption records in the UK; an events calendar; and news section to alert UK family researchers to upcoming items of interest.
AMERICAN BATTLE MONUMENTS COMMISSION: The Commission maintains a roster of those interred at the American military cemeteries overseas and those Missing in Action from World War I and II, Korea and Vietnam. Learn more by logging onto www.abmc.gov
GAZETTEERS AND MAPS: Looking for a town or geographical designation that no longer exists? Find out what the area is now called by visiting the site www.census.gov/cgi-bin/gazetteer The home page focuses on incorporated areas. Click on USGS Geographical Names Information System and you'll get the link that gives the current name for rural areas and towns that were unincorporated.
TRANSLATIONS & CURRENCY EXCHANGE: Wouldn't it be nice to conduct a quick translation of basic words like birth, death and marriage from a foreign language into English with a touch of your fingertips? You can do just that for free at Babelfish. Log on to http://world.altavista.com and plug in the words you want translated.
How to create a GedCom
Here are some helpful URLs to get started.
I have a tip of the month that may or may not be favorable to you. Put your phone number in http://www.google.com and you get your address with a map, amazing. =~=~=~=
Michigan Volunteers in the Spanish American War of 1898
At present the 33rd Michigan Vol. are complete. The 34th is partially online. 1,606 names are complete.
Results About White Pages
An excellent site for links to telephone directories white pages.
Jackson County Historical Society
History & Genealogy records of Jackson County, Tennessee.
A Guide to Finding Obituary Records and Databases on the Internet.
Wisconsin Marriage Records at Genwed.com - Links to Free
Marriage Records & Genealogy Databases Online.
Free Wisconsin Marriage Records from Online Databases organized by County.
Lexington, Kentucky 1859 City Directory
Scans of page images of original publication.
Writing Family History Stories
Learn how to save those precious family memories by writing family history stories.
An Irish Genealogy Website, created in Ireland, carrying information on genealogical resources, databases, indices and more. A page exists for each of the 32 counties.
Online Irish Census Indexes & Records
Directory of online Irish census indexes by county.
Clay and Dickinson Counties of Kansas Our Pioneer Heritage.
I created this page for people researching families who lived in Clay and Dickinson counties of Kansas. There are cemetery transcriptions, old farm directories, immigration records and old newspaper transcripts of births, deaths and marriages.
St. Louis Archdiocese Cemetery Burial Search.
This site helps to locate person buried in St. Louis Catholic Cemeteries.