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  Ray Wilson  rebard@mindspring.com   March, 2008

 

Here are some new sites I have discovered this

past month.

Hope some of them will prove useful to you.


Call of the Civil War
Arkansas Rallies to the Call of the Civil War 1861-1865.
 
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Western Kentucky Genealogy
A miscellany of genealogical tips, records, and family sketches on western Kentucky.
 
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http://www.historyresearchbooks.com/index.html
E-Shelf
Genealogical/Historical Ebooks and Free resources, Genealogy Courses, and Directory of Qualified Researchers.
 
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http://www.genealogytrails.com/ny/steuben
Genealogy Trails - Steuben Co., NY Genealogy & History
Volunteers dedicated to free genealogy! All information on this site has been transcribed from original documents. Information includes cemeteries, census records, military records, pension files, vital records, and obituaries for all of Steuben County, New York, USA.
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http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/default.aspx
Washington Secretary of State Sam Reed Digital Archives
Partial Database of Washington State Genealogical Records.
 
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 http://genealogyguru.blogspot.com
Genealogy News & Tidbits
Covers unusual websites, genealogy new in general, research tips, we are going to showcase a surname once a month starting in January 2008 starting with DeBusk.
 
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 http://www.ShoeStringGenealogy.com
ShoeString Genealogy
Did you miss the Wholly-Genes genealogy cruise this year? Even if you don't use The Master Genealogist, the guest speakers were worth well beyond the fare. There were two FASGs, Hank Jones and Robert Charles Anderson, and several well-known luminaries such as Cyndi Howells, Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak, Dick Eastman, Tony Burrows and even two experts from the UK: John Titford and John Grenham.BUT...we've posted our experiences on ShoeStringGenealogy.com! You can read our adventures and view photos of the ship and speakers. You'll find it under 'Presentations & Reviews' at the end of the Reviews. Come see it--it will cheer you up.
 
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http://thesearchadvisor.com
Find People | Free Address | Search USA | Free People Search Lessons
Free Advice and Lessons To Find Missing People, Birth Parents and Adoptee (s)!.
 
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http://www.courtreference.com/
U.S. Courts Reference and Directory
This site offers information about the trial court system in each state, including an overview of the types of cases handled by each court and links to online case record search services. In addition, this site offers other online resources for trial courts, as well as an extensive directory of location and contact information for almost all courts in every state and county.
 
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http://www.rootsweb.com/~cemetery/southcarolina/sc-graves/sc-graves1.html
S.C. Cemetery GPS Mapping Project
Cemetery GPS Mapping for all 46 South Carolina counties.
 
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 http://www.nhor.org
National Hall of Records
A leading resource for online obituaries and death notices.
 
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 http://www.gentedimaregenealogy.com/data.html
ITALIAN SURNAME DATABASE
Submit your Italian surnames to the database or make contact with others researching your surnames.
 
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 http://www.newhorizonsgenealogicalservices.com/ne-census-tp.htm
Nebraska State and Territorial Census Transcription Project
Description' content='New Horizons Genealogical Services has launched the Nebraska State and Territorial Census Transcription Project, it is our goal to get the complete Nebraska State and Territorial census Records and mortality schedules transcribed and published on the internet. We have links on our site to most known records already transcribed.
 
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 http://illinoisancestors.org/bureau
Illinois Ancestors Presents Bureau County
This website provides an interesting blend of historical and genealogical data for Bureau County, Illinois. Some of the categories covered are: Biographies, Cemeteries, Directories, Obituaries, Photographs, etc...We will be adding data on a regular basis...so please check back often.
 
 
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http://floridaresearch.spaces.live.com/?lc=1033
Florida Genealogy & History Resources
Multiple links for East Florida genealogists and historical researchers.
 
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 http://www.loc.gov/chroniclingamerica/index.html
Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers
This site allows you to search and read newspaper pages from 1900-1910 and find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present.
 
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http://www.squidoo.com/worldofgenealogy/
The World of Genealogy Research
Tips and links for beginning genealogists.
 
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http://www.amerifind.com
Find People
Find people anywhere in the United States. Inexpensive and fast! Also, free information to help you find people and locate assets.
 
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 http://www.webyfl.com/index.asp?PageAction=Custom&ID=134
Heritage Scrapbooking - A New Perspective
When people hear the word heritage, they first think of the past - whether their personal past, in the form of genealogy; or the past of their culture, such as traditions. When thinking of heritage, though, you should also think of the future.
 
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 http://www.blackdutch1.webs.com
Black Dutch
Description of eight different groups called 'Black Dutch'.
 
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