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New York
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West Virginia
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Canada
Germany
Poland


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Surnames
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Genealogy Links

Location

Sites related to various locations where I've found my ancestors.

1895 US Maps
Images of states and counties from an 1895 US Atlas. Also links to many other geography resources for genealogists.
Seattle Genealogical Society
Genealogical Society of Seattle, WA. Includes holdings, publications, membership information, and links to other area resources.
Seattle Public Library
Seattle Public Library has a large genealogical research section. You can investigate their holdings online before you trek there.

Michigan

1820 Michigan Census
The 1820 Federal Population Census for the Territory of Michigan (includes Brown, Crawford, Macomb, Michilimackinack, Monroe, Oakland, and Wayne counties plus the Town of Detroit).
1830 Census of Michigan Territory
1830 Census of Michigan Territory. A Project of the Kent County Michigan GenWeb Project.
Michigan 1870 Census search
Michigan 1870 Census search
Albion, Michigan Home Page
Visit Albion, Michigan, nestled among the forks of the Kalamazoo River in Southern Mid-Michigan.
ALHN Michigan
American Local History Network, Michigan state site.
Archival Circulars, State Archives of Michigan
The State Archives of Michigan created circulars listing its holdings on specific subjects. An inventory of these subjects is listed on this page.
Clarke Historical Library Central Michigan University Books
Clarke Historical Library Central Michigan University On-Line Books To improve access to historical resources regarding Michigan and the Old Northwest
GENDIS, Michigan
Division of Vital Records and Health Statistics Michigan Department of Community Health Genealogical Death Indexing System, Michigan Welcome to GENDIS
INS History, Geneology, and Ed - MI
Michigan US Customs-Immigration Station, Marine City, MI Ports of Entry, records created at each port, dates of those records, where they were origina
Making of America - Michigan Collection
Making of America - Michigan Collection
MFHN-Dibean Marriage Index
The Dibean's Michigan Marriage Collection is available for searching by name or county or a combination.
MI GLO Records
Michigan General Land Office Records Map showing township and range information
Michigan Cemeteries
Searchable database of Michigan cemeteries. This does not list individuals buried in a cemetery, but does describe where a cemetery is, what it is called, and what other cemeteries are nearby.
Michigan Counties Map
Michigan Counties Map The purpose of this page is simply to show where the counties are in the state and how they situate in relation to the others.
Michigan Family History Network
Michigan Family History Network
Michigan Map
Map of Michigan counties from Ancestry.com.
Michigan Migrations Project
This Page links to other Migration Projects within the State of Michigan.
Michigan Newspaper Family Histories
Michigan Newspaper Family Histories
Michigan Obituary Links Page
Michigan Obituary Links Web search
Michigan Obituary Search Engines
This page is a resource for finding local search engines that allow keyword searches through obituaries that have been archived.
Michigan State Archives
With documents dating back to 1797, the State Archives of Michigan houses much of Michigan's record heritage.
WMGS Online Searchable Genealogy Databases
Online genealogy databases published by the Western Michigan Genealogical Society.

Gratiot County, Michigan

Gratiot Co, MI ALHN
Gratiot Co, MI Genealogy pages at the American Local History Network
Gratiot Co, MI at Rootsweb
Gratiot Co, MI genealogy resources at Rootsweb

Hillsdale County, Michigan

Hillsdale County at Rootsweb
Genealogy information regarding Hillsdale Co, MI
Hillsdale County Michigan USGenWeb Project Homepage
Genealogical clearinghouse for Hillsdale County Michigan. Post and view queries, access bibliography of research sources and view some source materials

Jackson Co, MI

Jackson Co, MI USGenWeb
Part of the USGenWeb network, regarding Jackson Co, MI

New York

Making of America - Cornell Collection
Materials accessible here are Cornell University Library's contributions to Making of America (MOA), a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction.
New York American Local History Network
The New York Local History Network is a central point of entry to independent web sites with historical
Roster No. 3, New York Soldiers
Roster No.3, New York Soldiers by the Organization of New York Soldiers Living in Michigan July 1891
1840 Census of Pensioners
SOURCE: 1840 Census of Pensioners Revolutionary or Military Services; With the names, ages, and places of residence; Returned by the marshalls of the several judicial districts; under The Act for Taking the Sixth Census

Albany County, New York

Albany NY Genealogy Resources
GUIDE TO ALBANY AREA GENEALOGICAL RESOURCES by Cliff Lamere (Copyright July 1999, July 2000)

Monroe County, New York

Monroe Co, NY ALHN
Monroe Co, NY at American Local History Network.

West Virginia

Logan County, West Virginia

1850 Logan County, VA Census
The 1850 Logan County, Virginia Census Enumerated by James G. Perry, Jul-Oct 1850
Early Logan Co VA/WV Marriages
LOGAN CO VA EARLY MARRIAGE RECORDS 1853 - 1860 William Straton - County Clerk Transcribed by Vicie "Babe" Waskey Fowler
History of Logan Co, WV by Henry Clay Ragland
The "History of Logan County" was originally written by Henry Clay Ragland about the year 1896.
Logan Co WV Cemeteries
Logan County Cemeteries The 1900 Logan County WV Census listed a few thousand inhabitants in Logan County. By 1920, over 40,000 individuals were listed...
Logan Co, WV, Homepage
Logan County WV, part of the USGENWEB Project, genealogy on the Internet.
Logan County WV Death Index
LOGAN COUNTY WV DEATH INDEX This index has been placed on these webpages for use by the general genealogical community.

Canada

Genealogy Resources in Government Documents
Author: Inba Kehoe; Author: Modifications by Jeff Moon; Dept: Queen's University Libraries
Marriages in Ontario, 1840 - 1917
Transcriptions of marriage records in Ontario (does not include all counties) 1840-1917.
Ontario, CA - GRANNY'S GENEALOGY GARDEN
GRANNY'S GENEALOGY GARDEN is a large website which contains fully indexed 1817 to 1901 Census, Ships Passenger Lists, Maps and links for the Province...

Germany

Doerrenbach.de
The homepage for the town of Doerrenbach, where many of my German ancestors are from. The site is all in German.
Excerpts from Walter Schlicher's Dörrenbach 992-1992
Excerpts from a book written to celebrate the town of Dorrenbach's 1000-year anniversary. The book was published in German, but these excerpts are translated into English.

Poland

Malopolskie Province
"Little Poland" - WorldGenWeb site for Malopolskie Province, Poland.
Poland.pl
English-language information about Poland.
Poland's Provinces
Listing of Poland's provinces prior to 1999, when a reorganization took place.
Poltran
Translate a word or phrase to/from English/Polish.
Polish Roots
English-language Polish genealogy information. Extremely helpful!
Polish Genealogical Society of Connecticut
Polish genealogy for all of New England, not just Connecticut.

Census

Census Online
 
Censuslinks

Searches and Databases

Not location- or surname-specific.

GenealogySearchEngines
Genealogy And Genealogical Search Engines For Family Surnames Research
Ancestral Findings
Free Genealogy Lookups birth,census,death,marriage,veterans
Canadian Obituary Links
CemSearch
Online Cemetery Inscription Search
Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site Home Page
Genealogy Helplist
Genealogy Helplist The Genealogy Helplist consists of volunteers who are willing to help others by looking up specific items at institutions near them
Genealogy.com Home Page
GeneaNet
GenForum
GenForum - Over 35,000 online forums devoted to genealogy, including surnames, U.S. states, countries, counties, and general topics.
GenTree
Welcome to GenTree Online Genealogical Database Index Whitney Research Group My Whitney Family Genealogy Homepage Whitney Research Group's Pierce Proj
Local Obituary Search Engines
MultiGen
Search Multiple Genealogy Databases
NUCMC Home Page
Welcome to the National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (NUCMC) NUCMC, or the National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collectio
Olive Tree Genealogy Ship List transcription
Transcriptions of Passenger Lists
Online Genealogical Database Index
Commonwealth Network Online Genealogical Database Index
PASSENGER LISTS ON THE INTERNET
PASSENGER LISTS ON THE INTERNET Search for Ships, Passenger lists, Countries or Names
Polish Genealogical Society of America
Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness - Genealogy Research Tool
Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness lists volunteers who will do legwork in the area where they live for others far away./
ShipSearch - Internet Passenger List Search Engine
Snap Your Family Tree
Use Snap's genealogy guide to trace your family ancestry, find information on surnames and lineage, and many other family-history items.
Template for complete search at Rootsweb
ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/review/19991229.txt
The Genealogy Home Page
The Obituary Archive Search Engine
The Obituary Link Page
The Obituary Links Page - Family Archives

Surnames

Browning and related

Browning Family Genealogy On-Line
Links to on-line genealogy resources and the BROWNING on-line genealogy database with allied families.
Brownings and Related from Debbie Robinso
Burgess Family and Relatives
Descendants of Thomas P Mullins SR
The Arthur Leeland "Lee" Belcher, Jr. Family Home Page
Vance
Abner Vance's Homepage

Kressbach and related

HAAS Families of Madison County, Indiana
Heinrich Jacob Friedrich Haas and Barbara Gengel Dorothy 'Dollie' Haas [Home] [Families] [Land] [Graves]
Ruffer Genealogy
Kressbach.com
My Cousin Johnny's website.

Skinner and related

DANCER (D526) at ROOTSWEB
Thomas BANCROFT
Thomas BANCROFT Family 1: Margaret WRIGHT
Making of America Journals Collection
Gazetteer and business directory of Monroe County, N. Y. for 1869- 70
Ontario Roots - Skinner family
A WorldConnect database at Rootsweb containing many of my Skinner and related ancestors.
Savage New England Register, Volume #4, Skeel - Smirking
Contains description of some Skinner ancestors from an old book.
Skinner Family Association
 
Skinners in Devonshire, England
Bevier Family Genealogy
 

Miscellaneous

A Photo Restoration and Enhancement Company for Genealogists
A Photographic Restoration and Preservation Company for Museums, Families and those interested in Geneology- Just Black & White
ABEBooks.com
rare and out-of-print books from all over.
Archaic Medical Terms
Birthdate Calculator
A java script to calculate the birthdate when the age at death and the death date are known. Very useful for genealogy work.
Genealogical Research at the National Archives
This area features genealogical resources available at the National Archives and Records Administration
Genealogy Resources on the Internet - Introduction
Catalog of online genealogy resources.
Germany and Italy in 1803