GENEALOGY RESOURCES ON THE INTERNET

RELIGIONS/CHURCHES MAILING LISTS



  1. AL-RUHEASTL. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Ruhama Baptist Church, East Lake area, Jefferson County, Alabama. To subscribe send "subscribe" to al-ruheastl-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or al-ruheastl-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  2. AUS-NSW-CHURCHES. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding churches, chapels and places of worship in New South Wales, Australia, with the focus on the period from 1788 to 1900. To subscribe send "subscribe" to aus-nsw-churches-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or aus-nsw-churches-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  3. BAPTIST-CLERGY-N-CHURCHES. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Baptist clergy and churches. To subscribe send "subscribe" to baptist-clergy-n-churches-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or baptist-clergy-n-churches-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  4. BAPTIST-ROOTS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Baptist church. Additional information can be found on the Baptist Church History & Genealogy web page. To subscribe send "subscribe" to baptist-roots-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or baptist-roots-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  5. BIBLICAL-GENEALOGY. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding genealogy in biblical times. To subscribe send "subscribe" to biblical-genealogy-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or biblical-genealogy-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  6. BRETHREN. A mailing list for anyone who has an interest in discussing and sharing information  regarding the genealogy, history and culture related to Brethren roots (i.e., ancestors and families that are or were members of the church group founded in 1708 near Schwarzenau Germany). The movement came to America in two main groups, one in 1719 and the other in 1729. Church names associated with this group include Tunker, Dunkard, German Baptist, the Brethren Church, Church of the Brethren, Dunkard Brethren, Grace Brethren, and Old German Baptist Brethren. This list does not include information and discussion of the United Brethren or Brethren in Christ groups. To subscribe send "subscribe" to brethren-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or brethren-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  7. BrickChurchNC. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the founders and members of The Brick Church that was founded 250 years ago in what is now Guilford County, North Carolina. To subscribe send "subscribe" to brickchurchnc-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or brickchurchnc-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  8. BURDICK. The BURDICK-SDB mailing list is for the discussion and sharing of information on the ancestors and descendants of Robert (Elder) Burdick (first "appeared" in Newport, Rhode Island in 1651) and his wife Ruth (Hubbard) Burdick (daughter of Samuel Hubbard who arrived in the colonies in 1633 and is recognized as the Father of the Seventh-Day Baptist religion in the New World), and the migration of the Seventh-Day Baptists throughout New England and the western frontier. To subscribe send "subscribe" to burdick-sdb-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or burdick-sdb-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  9. CAN-MHSA. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the history of Alberta, Canada Mennonites and the activities of the Mennonite Historical Society of Alberta (Canada). To subscribe send "subscribe" to can-mhsa-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or can-mhsa-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  10. CAN-ONT-QUAKERS. A mailing list for anyone researching their Quaker or Religious Society of Friends ancestors in Ontario, Canada. To subscribe send "subscribe" to can-ont-quakers-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or can-ont-quakers-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  11. CATHOLIC. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the tracing of Catholic ancestors using church records. To subscribe send "subscribe" to catholic-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or catholic-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  12. CHURCHMEN-UK. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in church employees (clergy and others) in the United Kingdom. To subscribe send "subscribe" to churchmen-uk-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or churchmen-uk-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  13. COLONIAL-CLERGY. A mailing list for anyone researching colonial United States ancestors who were clergy (all faiths). To subscribe send "subscribe" to colonial-clergy-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or colonial-clergy-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  14. DEEP-SOUTH-CLERGY. A mailing list for anyone researching ancestors who were clergy (all faiths) in the states of Tennessee, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana. To subscribe send "subscribe" to deep-south-clergy-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or deep-south-clergy-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  15. DE-OLDSWEDES. A mailing list for anyone interested in the genealogy of families associated with the Old Swedes (Holy Trinity) Church in Wilmington, Delaware. To subscribe send "subscribe" to de-oldswedes-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or de-oldswedes-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  16. DEU-FULDA. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Diocese of Fulda, located in and around the town of Fulda, Germany (before 1752 the Diocese had the status of an Abbey). To subscribe send "subscribe" to deu-fulda-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or deu-fulda-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  17. DOUKHOBOR. A mailing list for the discussion of Doukhobor ancestry including surnames, researching help, and the religion as it pertains to history. The Doukhobors are a religious sect that has its beginning in southern Russian in the 18th century which rejected the authority of the state, church and the bible. In 1898 and 1899 many Doukhobors immigrated to Canada. To subscribe send "subscribe" to doukhobor-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or doukhobor-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  18. EARLY-NAZARENE-CHURCH. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the early Nazarene Church. To subscribe send "subscribe" to early-nazarene-church-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or early-nazarene-church-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  19. EPISCOPALIAN. A mailing list for anyone researching their Episcopalian ancestors. To subscribe send "subscribe" to episcopalian-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or episcopalian-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  20. EXULANTEN. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the "Exulanten" who are the Protestants that were forced to leave Austria in the 16th-18th centuries. Additional information can be found on the Exulanten-L Mailing List web page. To subscribe send "subscribe" to exulanten-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or exulanten-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  21. Huguenot. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Huguenots. The Huguenots were French Protestants from the 16th and 17th centuries, many of whom migrated to other countries due to religious persecution. To subscribe send "subscribe" to huguenot-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or huguenot-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  22. Huguenots-Holland. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Huguenots who came to the Netherlands during the prosecution of Huguenots in France. The language for the list is Dutch. You can subscribe from http://groups.yahoo.com/group/huguenots-holland/ or by sending the following to huguenots-holland-subscribe@yahoogroups.com: subscribe
  23. HUGUENOTS-WALLOONS-EUROPE. A mailing list for researchers who are interested in sharing information about their Huguenot and/or Walloon ancestry, with a geographical focus on European research. For the purpose of this list, Europe includes continental Europe as well as the United Kingdom and Ireland. Additional information can be found on the Huguenots-Walloons-Europe Mailing List website. To subscribe send "subscribe" to huguenots-walloons-europe-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or huguenots-walloons-europe-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  24. HUGUENOT-WALLOON. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the French Huguenots and Belgium Walloons who fled to the West Indies, the Netherlands, and the United States in the 17th century. Additional information can be found on the Huguenot-Walloon Genealogy & History website. To subscribe send "subscribe" to huguenot-walloon-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or huguenot-walloon-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  25. HUTTERITES. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the Hutterian Brethren, a religious group living in communities in North America. To subscribe send "subscribe" to hutterites-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or hutterites-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  26. HYMNOLOGY. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the authors of hymns and related literature. To subscribe send "subscribe" to hymnology-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or hymnology-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  27. IRL-Belfast-Catholic. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical and historical interest in Catholics in Belfast, Ireland, predominantly North and West Belfast and Short Strand,with particular interest in the historical context that affected their lives and therefore the search for a Catholic ancestor. To subscribe send "subscribe" to irl-belfast-catholic-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or irl-belfast-catholic-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  28. LAY-PREACHERS. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding ancestors who were ordained as "lay preachers", particularly in rural areas. To subscribe send "subscribe" to lay-preachers-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or lay-preachers-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  29. LUTHERAN-ROOTS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Lutheran Church, both Evangelical and Reformed. Additional information can be found on the Lutheran Roots Mailing List Page. To subscribe send "subscribe" to lutheran-roots-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or lutheran-roots-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  30. MCF-ROOTS. A mailing list (Maryland Catholics on the Frontier) for the discussion of descendants of Maryland Catholics who migrated first to Kentucky and then to other parts of the frontier. This was a planned migration and the first group left Maryland in 1785 with others following for the next 10 years or so. Many of the surnames are so intertwined that it is impossible to separate them and the families can be researched as one great big family, especially in Maryland and Kentucky. Additional information can be found on the Maryland Catholics on the Frontier website. To subscribe send "subscribe" to mcf-roots-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or mcf-roots-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  31. MENNONITE. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Swiss Mennonites (Anabaptists) who emigrated to North America. Additional information can be found on the Mennonite Genealogy & History website. To subscribe send "subscribe" to mennonite-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or mennonite-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  32. MENNO.REC.ROOTS. A Mennonite genealogy and family research interest group. Additional information on all of the MennoLink groups can be found at http://www.MennoLink.org/email/. To subscribe use the menno.rec.roots registration form or send the following to server@mennolink.org: subscribe menno.rec.roots
  33. MENNO-ROOTS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Mennonites. To subscribe send "subscribe" to menno-roots-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or menno-roots-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  34. METHODIST. A mailing list for anyone who is reseaching their ancestors who were of the Methodist faith. Additional information can be found on the Researching Your Methodist Ancestors web page. To subscribe send "subscribe" to methodist-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or methodist-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  35. MORAVIANCHURCH. A mailing list for the world-wide Moravian Church, an early Protestant denomination. This list is for an exchange of Moravian records, genealogies, references, and historical information; especially in Europe and Colonial America. Additional information can be found on the Moravian Church Genealogy Links website. To subscribe send "subscribe" to moravianchurch-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or moravianchurch-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  36. MORRISITES. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Morrisites, a break-away branch of the Mormon Church established by Joseph Morris in 1861. To subscribe send "subscribe" to morrisites-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or morrisites-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  37. NC-BETHEL-GUILFO. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Bethel Presbyterian Church that was founded in 1812 and is located in McLeansville in the eastern part of Guilford County, North Carolina. Additional information can be found on the Bethel Presbyterian Church, McLeansville, Guilford Co, NC Family History & Genealogy Research Page. To subscribe send "subscribe" to nc-bethel-guilfo-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or nc-bethel-guilfo-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  38. NC-FRIEDENSCHURCH. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the founders and members of The Friedens Evangelical Lutheran Church which was founded in 1745 in what is now Guilford County, North Carolina. Birth, baptism, communion, membership, and cemetery records can be found on the Friedens Lutheran Church Family History and Genealogy Research Page. To subscribe send "subscribe" to nc-friedenschurch-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or nc-friedenschurch-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  39. OK-CHURCHES. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the names, locations, and members of Oklahoma churches. To subscribe send "subscribe" to ok-churches-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or ok-churches-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  40. OTHER-CATHOLIC. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in all of the branches of the Catholic Church including Roman Catholic. To subscribe send "subscribe" to other-catholic-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or other-catholic-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  41. PA-BLOOMING-GROVE. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the Blooming Grove settlement, a German Dunker settlement established in 1804 in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, and the ancestors and descendants of its residents. Additional information can be found on the Blooming Grove Settlement website. To subscribe send "subscribe" to pa-blooming-grove-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or pa-blooming-grove-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  42. PA-QUAKERS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Quaker families that settled and lived in Pennsylvania. To subscribe send "subscribe" to pa-quakers-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or pa-quakers-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  43. PRESBYTERIAN. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Presbyterian church including all Presbyterian Denominations (e.g., A.R.P., U.S.A., P.C.A., etc.). To subscribe send "subscribe" to presbyterian-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or presbyterian-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  44. PRIMITIVE-BAPTIST-ROOTS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Primitive Baptist church. To subscribe send "subscribe" to primitive-baptist-roots-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or primitive-baptist-roots-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  45. PROTESTANT. A mailing list for genealogy questions and information regarding ancestors who were of the Protestant faith, such as Anglican, Methodist, Presbyterian, etc. To subscribe send "subscribe" to protestant-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or protestant-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  46. QuakerAncestors. A mailing list for anyone who is researching their Quaker ancestors. You can subscribe from http://groups.yahoo.com/group/quakerancestors/ or by sending the following to quakerancestors-subscribe@yahoogroups.com: subscribe
  47. QUAKER-L. Moderated, online discussion of all aspects of Quakerism/the Religious Society of Friends. Such discussion may include (but is not limited to) Quaker worship, decision-making, publications, etc. Social and activist Quaker issues such as peace, justice, ecology, etc. are discussed on QUAKER-P. To subscribe send the following to listserv@vmd.cso.uiuc.edu: SUBSCRIBE QUAKER-L firstname lastname
  48. QUAKER-BRITISH-ISLES. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Quaker ancestors in the British Isles. To subscribe send "subscribe" to quaker-british-isles-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or quaker-british-isles-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  49. QUAKER-ROOTS. A discussion group for anyone with an interest in their QUAKER heritage. Our Quaker ancestors kept excellent records and documented their migration into new areas. If you find one Quaker family on your family tree, you probably have many more! To subscribe send the following to quaker-roots-request@rootsweb.com: subscribe
  50. QUAKER-DNA. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding genetic genealogy for our Quaker ancestors worldwide. To subscribe send "subscribe" to quaker-dna-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or quaker-dna-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  51. SC-BUSHRIVERQUAKERS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Bush River Quaker community of Newberry, South Carolina, in the late 1700s and early 1800s. To subscribe send "subscribe" to sc-bushriverquakers-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or sc-bushriverquakers-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  52. SC-DISSENTERS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the religious dissenters of colonial South Carolina from 1680-1781. These dissenters were a group of settlers from New England who were opposed to the Church of England which was the religion of the bulk of the settlers during this period. Additional information can be found on the Colonial South Carolina Religious Dissenters web site. To subscribe send "subscribe" to sc-dissenters-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or sc-dissenters-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  53. SCHWENKFELDER-DESCENDANTS. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of genealogical information, family history, lifestyle, regarding those of the Schwenkfelder faith who immigrated from Silesia, (Poland), to Pennsylvania between 1733 to 1737. To subscribe send "subscribe" to schwenkfelder-descendants-l-request@rootsweb.com< /a> (mail mode) or schwenkfelder-descendants-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  54. SDB. A mailing list for anyone researching ancestors affiliated with the Seventh Day Baptist church. To subscribe send "subscribe" to sdb-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or sdb-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  55. SNAKEHANDLERS-EKY-WVA. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Snake Handler religion of eastern Kentucky and West Virginia. To subscribe send "subscribe" to snakehandlers-eky-wva-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or snakehandlers-eky-wva-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  56. TX-BAPTIST. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Baptist churches in Texas from pre-Republic times to the mid-1950s. To subscribe send "subscribe" to tx-baptist-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or tx-baptist-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  57. TX-CATHOLIC. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Catholic Church in Texas from the early Spanish settlement through the 1950s. To subscribe send "subscribe" to tx-catholic-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or tx-catholic-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  58. TX-LUTHERAN. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Lutheran church in Texas from pre-Republic times to the mid-1950s. To subscribe send "subscribe" to tx-lutheran-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or tx-lutheran-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  59. TX-METHODIST. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Methodist church in Texas. To subscribe send "subscribe" to tx-methodist-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or tx-methodist-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  60. UK-NEWCHURCH. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the members of the New (or Swedenborgian) Church in the United Kingdom. To subscribe send "subscribe" to uk-newchurch-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or uk-newchurch-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  61. UNITED-BRETHREN. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the United Brethren Church. To subscribe send "subscribe" to united-brethren-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or united-brethren-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  62. VATICAN-CITY. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the City/State of Vatican City located in Rome, Italy. To subscribe send "subscribe" to vatican-city-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or vatican-city-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  63. VOLHYNIAN-MENNONITES. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Mennonites from the Volhynia and surrounding areas of old Polish Russia, now known as the Ukraine. To subscribe send "subscribe" to volhynian-mennonites-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or volhynian-mennonites-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  64. WEBERITES. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Weberites, a religious group of Saxe Gotha, South Carolina (a German - Swiss settlement), and elsewhere. To subscribe send "subscribe" to weberites-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or weberites-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).


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