- Source of user provided family trees (WorldConnect), databases,
messages boards, mailing lists, tips, guides to tracing family trees.
You must create a free membership account to post queries or messages.
Source for State and County resources, genealogy links, Historical
Associations, Genealogy Associations, maps, obituaries, some local vital
records and indexes, important web links. You must create a
free membership account to post queries.
Includes digitized film records of many births, marriage and death
records, indexes of vital records (User provided records and extracted
records), census reports, film rental (non digitized only), family
trees, IGI (Individual Genealogy Index), User provided records and
extracted records. You must create a free membership account to view
Message board for individual surnames, states, counties, foreign
countries, and special topics (immigration/emigration, wars, religions,
and historical events. You must create a free membership account
to post queries.
www.google.com - A rich
source of historical books, articles, family stories, individual
websites, state archives,. Newspaper archives, obituaries. Find
information using special search characters, Negative searches,
quotations, date range, fill in blank (*), genealogy:, define:.
Other good websites to check out:
www.findagrave.com - User
provided burial information on ancestors, virtual memorials with family
links to children or parents, some obituaries or stories included for
many. Create a free membership and add your own family.
New York port arrivals prior to the Ellis Island port opening in 1892.
National Archives (NARA) in Washington D.C. Military and homestead
records can be ordered.
- Bureau of Land Management records of first sales, homestead, and
military bounty land records. Also has some township maps.
www.ebay.com - Excellent
source for town and county history books or cd's, old photos, old
postcards, family histories, family bibles, letters. Must be a
member to make purchases.
Tippecanoe County Library, Census reports,
Revolutionary War pension records, and books can be viewed and
downloaded from home. PERSI Catalog. Must have a tcpl card.
- Publishes a list of the Top 100 Genealogy websites.
for Billie email with
"Gen website question" in your subject line.
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