Great History and Genealogy Links

compiled by Cliff Hedgepeth

Last Updated November 25, 2002

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My List of Surnames
Surname Researchers
How to Start a Family Tree
Miscellaneous Genealogy
Virginia Genealogy
North Carolina Genealogy
Misc History and Travel
Military History
Government
Railroads
Southampton County Historical Society
Making of America Collection at Cornell University
Contains nearly 1000 scanned volumes to include
Harpers New Monthly and The Official Records


American Revolution

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National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution (NSSAR)
National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution(NSDAR)
The War of Independence: introduction
North Carolina in the Revolutionary War (Nice site)
American Revolution
Colonial Williamsburg
Yorktown and Jamestown
APVA Jamestown Rediscovery


Civil War

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American Civil War Homepage (New)
Sons of Union Veterans
The United Daughters of the Confederacy
Sons of Confederate Veterans
The Civil War Archive
Valor in Gray
Army of the Cumberland
Underground Railroad
Civil War Maps(Great Site!)
List of Nansemond County, Va. Confederates
Pamplin Park
The Battle of Bentonville
Ron Wall Minitures (Nice Site)
Virginia Civil War Sites
Fort Delaware (Prison for Confederates, very interesting)
Point Lookout POW
Andersonville POW Camp
The Civil War Collection Search
The Museum of the Confederacy
Crossroads of the Civil War
Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System
American Civil War Research Database
Harpers Ferry National Park
NAIL Search Form
The Virginia Civil War Home Page
Morningside Home Page
The Longstreet Chronicles
Guild Press CD ROMs
The Confederate Network
US Civil War Center


Military History

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The War Against Terror
Blackhawk Down(Somalia)
Operation Desert Storm
Vietnam
Korean War
World War II
World War I
Spanish American War
Civil war
War of 1812(Updated)
American Revolution
The War Journal


Misc Genealogy

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ANCESTRY GLOBAL SEARCH Ancestry.com


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New Great Site!!!
Vital Records Information United States
England Public Record Office
Map Collection at Library of Congress
Heritage Books
Top Genealogy Websites
Bureau of Land Management(Land Patents)
Treasure Maps (Very Nice Site)
The Society of Genealogists (British Site, interesting)
United Kingdom Links
Social Security Death Index (very useful)
A Barrell of Genealogy Links
Searchable Genealogy Links


Virginia Genealogy

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Certified Genealogists specalizing in Virginia
Suffolk/Nansemond Historical Society (New!!)
Early Virginia Religeous Petitions(Very Interesting!!!!)
The Library of Virginia
Library of VA Digital Collection
Library of Virginia on line catalog
Skeetertown (in Nansemond County)
Virtual Jamestown(New)
The Tidewater Genealogical Society
Memorial Foundation of the Germanna Colonies in Virginia
Beyond Germanna
The Genealogy Castle
Citie of Henricus
GENEALOGY
Christine's Genealogy Website (Lots of African American info)
Virginia Military Institute Archives
Old Obituaries
The Genealogy Home Page
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet - U.S. - Virginia
Essex County Virginia Rootsweb
William and Mary Quarterly Historical Magazine from USGENWEB
Surry County Virginia Rootsweb
Isle of Wight County Virginia Rootsweb
Nansemond County Rootsweb
Southampton County Rootsweb
USGenWeb - Virginia Archives Census Marriages
United States Resources: Virginia
VAGenWeb
Southampton County Census (1790-1900)


North Carolina Genealogy

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North Carolina State Archives
USGenWeb Archives: North Carolina Table of Contents
Southern Historical Collection and General and Literary Manuscripts
Western North Carolina Genealogy
S-K Publications - North Carolina 1800-1850 Census Books
300 Million Plus Records
The Manuscripts Department, UNC-CH
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet - U.S. - North Carolina
Gates County, North Carolina Queries
Alamance County North Carolina Genealogy


Government

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National Archives
National Museum of Natural History
Library of Congress Home Page
Welcome to the White House
United States Geological Survey Home Page
U.S. Census Bureau Home Page
United States Postal Service
Home Page: American Memory from the Library of Congress

Misc History and Travel

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A Hypertext on American History(Excellent Site)
Amazon Books (They can find most anything)
National Geographic Society
The History Net - Where History Lives on the Web
Flowerdew Hundred Plantation
Guide to Historic Virginia
North Caroling Historic Sites
National Park Service
Virginia State Parks
North Carolina State Parks
Maryland State Parks
West Virginia State Parks
Yorktown and Jamestown
Colonial Williamsburg
The Valley Revue(Northern Shennandoah)


Railroads

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Buckingham Lining Bar-Gang
www.rrhistorical.com (Great links)
Fairfax Station Museum
Norfolk and Western Steam
Virginia Museum of Transportation
Norfolk and Western Historical Society
B & O Museum
Dismal Swamp Operations of Camp Manufacturing Company
The Surry Lumber Company and the SS&S