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. The Query, Message and Surname Boards found below are mostly off-site. The Old Lake County GenWeb Query Board, which was frozen on March 24, 2000, is no longer open for posts. However, there is a lot of wonderful information in it. Hopefully the selections below will net you some ancestors! Enjoy!

The New Ancestry/Rootsweb Message Boards
This site has combined all the old genConnect boards, and several of the old Rootsweb and Ancestry Boards. For help, click the Message Board Help button at the botton of the page for an explanation of how the system works. (Off-site)

The New Ancestry /Rootsweb Lake County Board
This board is specifically for Lake County. Click on the drop-down box at "View Message Type" to find the Bible Records, Bios, Deeds, Obits, Pensions and Wills. When posting, try to remember to post to a specific type so it will sort properly. (Off-site)

GenForum Message Board
GenForum is now a part of Do general search or choose from Surnames, Regional and General Topics. When posting, try to remember to post to the appropriate forum. (Off-site)

GenForum Lake County Board
This GenForum board is specifically for Lake County. (Off-site)

Old Guest Book Entries
This site had a guestbook from Mar. 1997 to April 1998. A few of those entries are listed here for genealogical info. The e-mails may be outdated.

The Old Lake County GenWeb Message Boards
Index to Surnames, Queries and Researchers. ALL Queries & Surnames submitted from August 1996 through March 24, 2000 are still available for you to read.

OHLAKE-L Subscription Discussion List Archive
Since September of 1998 OHLAKE-L has been archiving its messages. Please feel free to join the list or search the old messages here. (Off-site)

Roots Surname List/ Rootsweb Surname List
Originally an off-shoot of the Roots-L Discussion List, this database contains surnames with dates that information is available and migration patterns of the family. A location list is also available. (Off-site)

Surname Helper
This search engine will find postings by type or place from USGenWeb and some other sites. (OFf-site)

Rootsweb is the leading free genealogy site on the internet. This page will search many databases on its servers including some of the above. Worth a look around, an amazing amount of genealogical data has been donated to this system. It also leads to its financial sponsor, (Off-site)

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This page was last updated on 14 SEP 2008.

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