[genpcfr] Research helps, part 3
- Even more .... Carol
German Emigrant and Immigrant Queries may be posted at
http://www.germanmigration.com Since June, over 16,000 genealogists have
visited this site and over 1,000 readers per month have reviewed these
"Pennsylvania Tree" - Ancestors and descendants of central Pennsylvanians:
Pennsylvania Links for genealogists including where to find census data
online, libraries, newspapers, genealogical and historical societies, general
genealogy resources and more:
Beaver County, Pennsylvania Genealogical Society WebSite:
PAGenExchange site listing Free Raw Data for researchers.
The Central Books Locator for Genealogists
No charge, fees, nothing like that. It is a webpage of alphabetical listings
which contains links to where one might find books on genealogy.
This URL takes you to Robert W. Marlin's website. Robert Marlin is attempting
to provide an index of places one may find marriage records by using just the
maiden name of the bride.
There is a great list of the anglicized spellings for German surnames at:
It is about halfway down the page.
The Illinois Land Patents are now available through the Bureau of Land
Management's Official Land Patent Records site and images of the actual
patents are available:
http://www.my-ged.com/publish.html Publish your GEDCOM Free
http://www.rootsweb.com/ This is added to regularly. Don't try once and
*******The URL for archives of all rootsweb lists is:
Once you find the page you just need to type in the name of the list you want
Bureau of Land Management - Eastern States, General Land Office
Found a wonderful new site that was suggested by another list. Land Patents
are now available through the Bureau of Land Management's Official Land Patent
Records site and images of the actual patents are
U.S. CENSUS TRANSCRIPTIONS UPLOADED TO USGENWEB CENSUS ARCHIVES
<ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/census/. Kay Mason <kmfkm@...>
provided this information.
ALABAMA. 1850 Baldwin County
ALABAMA. 1830 Washington County
ARIZONA. 1880 Sharp County (Lebanon and Strawberry Townships)
GEORGIA. 1850 Washington County -- corrected files
GEORGIA. 1860 Wayne County -- corrected files
ILLINOIS. 1820 Gallatin County
ILLINOIS. 1840 Perry County
KANSAS. 1860 Madison County
MINNESOTA. 1900 Nobles County -- Town of Adrian
MISSISSIPPI. 1850 Bolivar County
MISSOURI. 1870 Lewis County -- Town of Canton
MISSOURI. 1870 Lewis County (partial)
Twp 62 Range 6, Twp 63 Range 6, Twp 62 Range 7
NEBRASKA. 1870 Cedar County
NORTH CAROLINA. 1810 Stokes County
OHIO. 1850 Williams County
TEXAS. 1850 Medina County - corrected files
SAMPUBCO has a searchable database for Greene County Wills from 1796-1846!
You can either order through them or with the information provided, from
Greene County directly.
The first explains Family History Centers and the second goes more indepth as
to what is there.
I thought maybe some of you may be interested in this. Probably most of you
already know it, but in case here it is. (Document search)
Genealogy Exchange and Surname Registry
Here is a lot of good information taken from the Church of the Brethern >
history. There are a great many familiar names listed. People from The Church
of the Brethern split away to form the Ephrata Cloister.
A wonderful history of many early settlers while in Europe in 1717
List of the members who joined the German Baptist Brethren in Europe(aboout
Passengers Who Arrived With Alexander Mack in 1729 on the ship 'ALLEN'
This company sells census microfilm rolls for $7.95 each....remember you need
the availability of a microfilm reader to view them....your library may allow
you to do that. The County of York is on 3 rolls for
1920...not a bad deal for $23.85....
d.s.p. = decessit sine prole Latin for 'died without issue'
ILLINOIS research--Try this site for county lines
URL for Vital Statistics.
Genealogy Tips on diseases, medical terms, epidemics
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