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  Ray Wilson  rebard@mindspring.com   July, 2008

 

Here are some new sites I have discovered this

past month.

Hope some of them will prove useful to you.

 

 
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/RI_Ancestors/
RI_Ancestors ยท Rhode Island Ancesters Group
This is a new Genealogy mail list home page where we can freely share and
communicate withother members who have Rhode Island
Genealogical/Ancestor/Historical interests, announce meetings/reunions,
discuss cemetery clean-ups, customs, traditional foods common to Rhode
island, announce family research sites.
 
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 http://www.newhorizonsgenealogicalservices.com/va-census-tp.htm
Virginia State Census Transcription Project
New Horizons Genealogical Services has launched the Virginia State Census
Transcription Project, it is our goal to get the complete Virginia 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://barbsnow.net/Washington.htm
Your Guide to Researching Washington Ancestors
Information, links and citations to help you find Washington ancestors.
 
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http://www.mexicoigibatchnumbers.wetpaint.com
Mexico IGI Batch Numbers
Free WIKI style website that is organizing all the IGI's batch numbers for
the entire country of Mexico by state, town and year. Bilingual site also
explains how to use batch numbers more effectively in searches.
 
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 http://tn-roots.com/tnshelby/
Shelby County TN History & Genealogy
1820-1920 Census Transcriptions, Cemeteries, Deeds, Pensions,Books, etc.
 
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 http://www.statesmanjournal.com/past
Moments and Images of the Past
This site includes two features appearing in the Statesman Journal newspaper
in Salem, Oregon. One is Moments of the Past featuring excerpts from old
newspapers, diaries, memories of people, public domain publications and
anything else that gives people a sense of the people, times, places, events
and things of the past with a connection to Oregon. Images of the Past does
a similar thing with photos or scans of old documents. Most of this material
is submitted by readers of the Statesman Journal and some of it is family
material you won't find anywhere else.
 
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http://www.hamiltoncountyhistory.org
Historical Inventory of Hamilton County, Florida
This website focuses on Hamilton County, Florida, and the citizens who have
lived there. Because it is a general site, there are many surnames listed.
 
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http://plymouthcolony.net/carver
Carver, Massachusetts, Plymouth County
USGenWeb site for the town of Carver, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.
 
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 http://plymouthcolony.net/rockland
Rockland, Massachusetts, Plymouth County
USGenWeb site for the town of Rockland, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.
 
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http://plymouthcolony.net/scituate
Scituate, Massachusetts, Plymouth County
USGenWeb site for the town of Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.
 
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 http://plymouthcolony.net/harwich
Harwich, Massachusetts, Barnstable County
USGenWeb site for the town of Harwich, Barnstable County, Massachusetts.
 
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http://plymouthcolony.net/forums
Plymouth Colony Forums
Genealogy and history discussion forums for New Plymouth Colony
(1620-1681) and its Massachusetts daughter counties - Plymouth,
Barnstable and Bristol (1681 to date).
 
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http://plymouthcolony.net/barnstable/vitalrecords/vrindex.html
Town Records of Barnstable County
Early records through 1920 transcribed from Annual Reports of the towns
of Barnstable County, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, initiated by the Harwich
Historical Society under the auspices of the Cape Cod Genealogical Society.
 
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http://plymouthcolony.net/resources/resources.html
Resources for New England Research
A variety of information of interest to those involved in genealogical
research in New England, with an emphasis is on tools and resources,
on and off the internet.
 
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 http://plymouthcolony.net/resources/richmen/index.html
The Rich Men of Massachusetts
Indexed page images of an 1851 book containing 'A Statement of the Reputed
Wealth of About Fifteen Hundred Persons, with Brief Sketches of More than
One Thousand Characters'.
 
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 http://plymouthcolony.net/resources/abbreviations.html
Abbreviations for Genealogical Sources
A guide to abbreviations used in genealogical literature for some major
sources such as genealogical journals.
 
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 http://plymouthcolony.net/bridgewater/mitchell/contents.html
History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater
Complete transcription of Nahum Mitchell's 1840 account of the history
and genealogy of Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.
 
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 http://plymouthcolony.net/duxbury/vitalrecords/contents.html
Vital Records of Duxbury, Massachusetts to the Year 1850
Complete transcription of the 1911 book giving all birth, marriage and
death records through 1850, drawn from the records of the town of
Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, and other sources.
 
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http://www.omahamarriages.wordpress.com
Omaha Area Marriages & Anniversaries
This is an index to marriages performed in Douglas County, NE (Omaha) and
anniversaries that show up in Omaha newspapers (the marriage itself may have
occurred anywhere.).
 
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http://www.tennessee-scv.org/Camp1713/confedcem/cemtitlepage.html
Tennessee Confederate Soldiers Home Cemetery - Honor Page
This site provides listing and head stone pictures of all confederate veterans
buried in the 'Tennessee Confederate Soldiers Home' cemetery located in
Hermitage, TN on the property of our past president Andrew Jackson's
home the 'Hermitage'.
 
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