Research Websites

MISCELLANEOUS

Bureau of Land Managementsearch for land patents by state.

Chronicling America – Free access to historic newspapers. An ongoing project from the Library of Congress.

Cyndi’s List – Lists of all things genealogy: http://www.cyndislist.com/

Daughters of the American Revolution – genealogy search (fee required for results).

Genealogy in Time Magazine – this great site updates every Friday and lists new historical records that have been made available online through various genealogy websites: http://www.genealogyintime.com/records/newest-genealogy-records.html

Genealogy Search Engine – operated through Genealogy in Time Magazine: http://www.genealogyintime.com/tools/genealogy-search-engine.html

General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists Archives – this site allows you to search all archived publications (such as conference periodicals) – great source for obituaries.

MICHIGAN

Seeking Michigan (images of Michigan death records (1897 – 1952): http://seekingmichigan.org/look/2015/03/17/theyre-here

OREGON

Historic Oregon Newspapers: http://oregonnews.uoregon.edu/

Oregon Historical County Records Guide: http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/pages/records/local/county/marion/inv/deed.html

FACEBOOK PAGES

Ebay Genealogy – People find old family photos or Bibles on Ebay, Goodwill, or in thrift stores and post the information on this page in an effort to connect the item with a family member.

Family Bible Reunions for Genealogy – a brand new page that seeks to reunite old family Bibles with family members.

Oregon Genealogy! Just Ask

New England Family Genealogy

Rhode Island Genealogy! Just Ask

Descendants of Rhode Island Founding Families

Vermont Genealogy Network

Vermont Genealogy Ancestors and Me

Chester Vermont Historical Photos, Postcards, and Memorabilia – if you want to know anything about the people who lived in Chester, Vermont this is the place to go. The FB page administrator has been researching this area for some 40 years and has a wealth of information AND pictures of residents.

OneNote for Genealogy

Genealogy – Improving Your Searches

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