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Publisher Ray Wilson  rebard@mindspring.com   Aug, 2007

 

Here are some new sites I have discovered this past month.

Hope some of them will prove useful to you.

 

1790 Census for Berkshire County, MA
 
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1790 Census for Hampshire County, MA
 
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1790 Census for Tolland County, CT
 
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Jefferson County, NY History pages
Histories of each of the towns in Jefferson County, New York.
Many people listed in each town.
 
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St. Lawrence County, NY History pages
Histories of each of the towns in St. Lawrence County, New York.
Many people listed in each town.
 
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Chautauqua County, NY History pages
Histories of each of the towns in Chautauqua County, New York.
Many people listed in each town.
 
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 http://www.armadale.org.uk/famhist.htm
Family History
Family history page for the town of Armadale, West Lothian, Scotland.
 
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 http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~llangattocklingoed/
Llangattock Lingoed Genealogy Home Page
A variety of genealogical sources for the parish of Llangattock Lingoed, Monmouthshire, Wales.
 
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 http://groups.msn.com/UKFamilyHistoryOnline
UK Family History Online (MSN Group)
MSN Group for Genealogists Now with over 2200 Members
researching over 15000 names Researching your family tree
/Researching a Surname /Interest in Genealogy /From Beginner
to Expert. Need advice or just want to help fellow researchers.
 
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http://www.tshaonline.com/lshl/texhisdocs.html
Lone Star History Links: Selected Texas History Primary
Source Documents
Lists of thousands of documents, some of which should be
useful to genealogists, that are available at many sites on the Internet.
 
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 http://www.britishsurnames.co.uk/
British Surnames and Surname Profiles
Comprehensive list of over 20,000 British surnames, including
demographic and geographic distribution data and etymology/origin
information.
 
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 http://www.rhodeisland-genealogy.com/
Rhode Island Genealogy
Includes links for the best record sources, sorted by locality and record
type, for doing genealogy research in Rhode Island.
 
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 http://www.newhorizonsgenealogicalservices.com/ny-census-vitals-tp.htm
Vital Records Extracted from New York State Census Records
Transcription Project.
 
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 http://lincolntownshipcrawfordcountyks.com/default.aspx
Lincoln township Crawford county, KS.
Local history and genealogy aids for Lincoln township Crawford
county KS.
 
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  http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/WWII_MIA/INDEX.HTM
Service Personnel Not Recovered Following World War II
The list of unrecovered service personnel from WWII was compiled
using two historical sources: Rosters of Military Personnel Whose
Remains Were Not Recovered, 1951-54; American Graves
Registration Service, 1954, Record Group 92, National Archives
and Records Administration, College Park, MD. The World War
II Rosters of the Dead (All Services): Department
of the Army Microfiche Reference No. 601-07; 1 May 1983; Joint
POW/MIA Accounting Command.
 
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http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/wo373.asp
The National Archives | DocumentsOnline | Recommendations
for Honours and Awards (Army)
Recommendations for Honours and Awards 1935-1980. For British
army personnel and those of the dominions. Also contains details of
some awards to members of the Royal Navy (RN), Royal Marines
(RM) and Royal Air Force (RAF), and of decorations exchanged
between British and allied armies. This is the first part of a joint
project by The National Archives and the Ministry of Defence (MOD).
 
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http://www.arkansasties.com/Gazette/1825/1825June.htm
Arkansas Militia - 1825
List of Officers of the Militia in the Territory of Arkansas.
 
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 http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ks/county/jackson/
Jackson County Kansas AHGP
Jackson County KS American History & Genealogy Project.
 
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New Jersey State Census Index for Ridgewood (Bergen County) and Vicinity
Head of household index for 1885, 1895, 1905, and 1915.
 
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 http://www.newhorizonsgenealogicalservices.com/nj-census-tp.htm

New Jersey State Census Transcription Project
New Horizons Genealogical Services has launched the New Jersey
State Census Transcription Project, it is our goal to get the whole
New Jersey census 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://archives.sc.gov/
Research at the South Carolina Archives
 
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 http://www.rootsweb.com/~motcogs/
Vernon County Missouri Genealogy: Tri-County Genealogical Society,
Nevada, Missouri
How to research your ancestors in Vernon County, Missouri. On-line
indexes and resources; where to find information. The Tri-County
Genealogical Society (formerly Vernon County Genealogy Society)
provides extensive collection of family history resources in the
Nevada Public Library Genealogy Dept. This is “the” starting place
for Vernon Co, MO family history research.
 
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 http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/WI.WIBlueBks
Wisconsin Blue Books
The digitization of 150 years of The State of Wisconsin Blue Book
reference series provides worldwide access to facts and figures
pertaining to the government, people, industry, lifestyle and history
of the state. The project includes Blue Books from 1853­-2003.
The biennial books include biographical information on politicians
and office holders, historical information on the state and its economy,
and photographs of local communities around the state. Volumes are
arranged chronologically for easy browsing, and searches can be
performed on all Blue Books or on a single volume.
 
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 http://nofeesrequired.blogspot.com/
No Fee Required Genealogy Links
A Genealogy blog with internet links to free sources. Some are well
known and others are from the deep or invisible web.
 
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http://www.newhorizonsgenealogicalservices.com/mi-census-tp.htm
Michigan State Census Transcription Project
 New Horizons Genealogical Services has launched the Michigan
State Census Transcription Project, it is our goal to get the whole
Michigan census 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://www.nypl.org/research/chss/spe/rbk/soldiers/
NYPL, USSC Civil War Soldiers Inquiry Database
The United States Sanitary Commission's Hospital Directory
collected and recorded information concerning the location of
sick, wounded and missing soldiers for the benefit of their families
and friends. The Washington Hospital Directory Archives records
contain over 9,000 inquiry files dating from 1862-1865 concerning
soldiers and other individuals. Although most of the files refer to
state volunteer soldiers, there are also inquiries for U.S. Army regulars,
U.S. Colored Troops, Navy and Marine servicemen, Confederates,
government and USSC employees, hospital staff and civilians.
 
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 http://www.mosbihq.org/
Military Order of the Stars and Bars
Only remaining Confederate descendant organization founded by
Confederate Veterans. Historical/genealogical organization
formed in 1938. Collateral or Direct lineage required to Confederate
Officers or state/natl CSA civilian officials.
 
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 http://www.newhorizonsgenealogicalservices.com/il-census-tp.htm
Illinois State Census Transcription Project
New Horizons Genealogical Services has launched the Illinois State
Census Transcription Project, it is our goal to get the whole Illinois
census 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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