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Some of My Favorite Sites
for research.

If any of you have sites that you have found helpful and would like to share,
let me know and I will post them here.
I will post new sites also as I find them.

Genforum - Great place to search for others looking for the same surnames.

USGenWeb - Check out other states and counties.


USGenWeb Tombstone Project

USGenWeb Search Engine - You can search the USGenWeb Archives for all states.

LDS - This is the Mormon Church site......full of great information, including the 1880 census
              for the whole US.

Early Land Records - Bureau of Land Management site that has a search engine for a lot of states.
                                     Click on "Search Land Patents" then choose state and put in surname.  You can
                                     print these out, or order copies.

Afrigeneas - African American Research site

Be it Known and Remembered - bible records from all areas of the US and Louisiana

Findagrave - This site includes cemeteries from all over the country.  Not all full readings.  Plus you can
                         register FREE, and enter cemetery information for your loved ones.

Louisiana Research Helps - Links & Lookup Volunteers

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